Israel's Unmanned Ground Combat Vehicles

Collection with 11 media items created by Oren Rosenfeld

Iraq 21 Jan 2015 00:00

Like drones in the sky, unmanned armored remote control land vehicles are already seeing extensive action on the Israel-Gaza border. The Israeli Army is now the first and only Army in the world that uses these land drones in combat zones. The unmanned remote control vehicles come in two sizes and are armed with 0.5 Calibre Machine guns and other classified armoury. The vehicles are controlled and driven by IDF women operators only and patrol the border between Israel and the Hamas controlled Gaza strip, replacing manned patrols and saving lives and manpower. During the years they have been operational, the unmanned patrols have been attacked twice by IED`S and machine gunfire. They have discovered breaches in the border fence and chased down infiltrators. During the last 50 day war between Israel and Hamas, they carried out many missions, mostly suppllying fighting units with food and ammunition behind enemy lines. They also conducted surveillance operations. "This is the future of the modern combat field " says the commander of this unique unit.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

The vehicles are operated by an all female IDF unit.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
20 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
21 Jan 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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By Oren Rosenfeld
02 Feb 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.

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Israel's Unmanned Ground Combat Vehic...
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By Oren Rosenfeld
02 Feb 2015

One of the new unmanned armed IDF combat patrol vehicles operating on the Israel Gaza border.