The Israeli Air Force needs long-range aircraft that can carry a lot of fuel and weapons, because of Iran.
- Kyle Mizokami
- Popular Mechanics
The Israeli Air Force would rather buy more F-15 Eagle fighters than the latest and greatest F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
According to Aviation Week & Space Technology, Israel is dividing its airpower into two categories: jets that can strike targets just over the border in Lebanon and Syria, and jets that could hit distant but important targets such…