IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot, has announced the surprising establishment of a new Commando Brigade that will consolidate four of the IDF's most elite Special Forces units-: Maglan, Duvdevan (both currently affiliated with the Paratroopers Brigade), Egoz (affiliated with the Golani Brigade) and Rimon (affiliated with the Givati Brigade).
The Agilite K3 is the lightest plate carrier in the IDF and is used in a variety of SF and Infantry units, among others. The K3 houses the IDF's "Hashmonai" plate which carries a ballistic grade of 3.5, non-existent outside Israel.
We are currently testing the international version of the K3 which houses the IDF's V4 SF Plates as well as SAPI or ESAPI plates.
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Weighing in at just 0.7lbs.and 10" in length, the IPC has become a must-have additional rescue device that is carried as well as traditional rescue gear to be able to raise wounded people off the floor more easily and be able to evacuate them with minimal personnel.
Name: Fabrizio "Veleno"
Military Unit: Advanced Combat Reconnaissance Team (ACRT)
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Search and Rescue units like Israel's 669 and the US Air Force PJ's have one of the most vulnerable jobs in the military. They fly into war zones, almost as sitting ducks, in order to save their fellow warriors from threats that have already struck and may still be present
When it comes to tactical medicine, Israel is a world leader and has been responsible for no end of simple but highly effective devices from the Israeli Bandage to the Injured Personnel Carrier (IPC) and more.
This time, Israel’s brand new “Top Closure” is “zipping up” serious combat wounds.
Most people were still asleep at 5am this morning. Instead of staying in bed, The guys from IDF Special Forces preparation program Tsevet Elite had to start their 5-hour grueling mock try-out on the steep sand dunes of Tel Aviv's Tel Baruch beach, with infamous former IDF Counter-Terror and Krav Maga guru Micha Solomon.