2007 Featured Photos

December 25, 2007 - PALSAR Golani team posing in full gear during training. Left operator is armed with a suppressed Micro Uzi and carrying a RAFAEL Limor rapid deployment collapsible ladder; top row middle operators are armed with Negev Commando LMG (left) and standard Negev (right); lower row middle operators are armed with M4A1 fitted with Aquila X4; right operator is armed with a M4A1 fitted with Litton M845 X1.5. Note Smiley compensators on all M4A1.

 

December 25, 2007 - 669 operators during training at the IDF Counter Terror School. The operators are armed with Sig fitted with safety rods.

 

December 25, 2007 - Oket’z operator and his dog during training. The operator is armed with a Shorty CAR15 as well as a handgun in a thigh holster. Note a compensator.

 

December 25, 2007 - Shayetet 13 operator handling a Mini Uzi under the guidance of the CT Instructor during training at the IDF Counter Terror School.

 

December 25, 2007 - YAHALOM operator during training. Left operator is armed with a camouflaged M4A1 fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21 and a flashlight as well as wearing an AN/PVS-23 . Right operator is wearing an ITL Mini N/SEAS.

 

December 25, 2007 - Reserve IDF SF team during training. The operators are armed with CAR15 and Negev (upper left corner). Note tan color vests.


October 15, 2007 - PALSAR Golani sniper armed with a SR25 during deployment in the Territories.

 

October 15, 2007 - PALSAR Golani team in full gear during training. Operators are armed with Shorty CAR15 fitted with flashlights and with Sig. Note operator armed with a folding stock suppressed Ruger 10/22 (left); operator looking in a fiberscope (middle); and a operator armed with a modified Remington 870 with a sawed-off barrel and no butt-stock (right).

 

October 15, 2007 - PALSAR Golani team in full gear during training. From left to right: operator armed with a Mini Uzi; operator armed with a Shorty CAR15 fitted with a flashlight; operator armed with a Mini Uzi fitted with a flashlight; operator armed with a modified Remington 870 with a sawed-off barrel and no butt-stock; and an operator armed with a folding stock suppressed Ruger 10/22.

 

October 15, 2007 - MATILAN operator disarming his weapon after training. The operator is armed with a CAR15 fitted with a Trijicon Reflex, a flashlight and a Shotguard safety device.

 

October 15, 2007 - Oket’z dog attacking a simulated terrorist armed with an AK47 during training.

 

October 15, 2007 - Oket’z operator and his dog during training.

 

October 15, 2007 - PALSAR 401 operators and Oket’z operator and his dog (second from right) during training. From left to right: operator armed with a M4A1 fitted with an ITL MARS, a rail system, a forward grip and a flashlight; operator armed with a M4A1/M203 combo fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21 and a flashlight; Operator armed with a M4 Commando fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21, a forward grip and a flashlight; and a operator armed with a M4 Commando fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21 sight and a flashlight. Note desert pattern uniforms and camouflaged weapons.

 

October 15, 2007 - Operator aiming a M4A1 fitted with a rail system, an ITL MARS and a compensator.


August 27, 2007 - YAHALOM team in full gear posing for a group photo during extreme weather training in Mount Hermon.

 

August 27, 2007 - YAMAS operators posing prior to deployment in the Territories. Note plain cloths and unmarked vehicles. Middle operator is armed with a Colt Commando fitted with a Trijicon ACOG 4x32.

 

August 27, 2007 - MATILAN operators wearing Camouflage Suits crossing a river during nighttime training. Left operator is armed with a CAR15 fitted with a Trijicon Reflex and a flashlight, middle operator armed with a fully camouflaged CAR15 fitted with a flashlight. Right operator also armed with a CAR15.

 

August 27, 2007 - Operator armed with a M4A1 fitted with an ITL MARS, a rail system and a bipod.

 

August 27, 2007 - Unit 669 operators fast roping from an IAF UH60 during training (photo: IDF).

 

August 27, 2007 - Operator armed with an CTAR fitted with an ITL MARS.

 

August 27, 2007 - PALSAR Golani operators during training armed with Sig P228 fitted with safety rods.

 

August 27, 2007 - PALSAR NAHAL sniper during deployment armed with a SR25 fitted with a Litton Aquila X6.


July 2, 2007 - Shimshon operator wearing an IDF Camouflage Suit and armed with a CAR15 during training.

 

July 2, 2007 - PALSAR Golani sniper armed with a M24 during training (photo: IDF).

 

July 2, 2007 - YAHALOM operator (right) and an operator from another unit (left) standing between breached doors during deployment in the Territories. Left operator is armed with a M4A1 fitted with a stock, a folding forward grip, an ITL MARS, a a flip-up sight and a flashlight. Right operator is armed with a camouflaged M4A1 fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21

 

July 2, 2007 - YAHALOM operator undergoing range training in Mount Hermon, during extreme weather training. The operator is firing a Mini Uzi and is also armed with Glock in a thigh holster and a M4A1 fitted with Trijicon ACOG 4x32 and a variety of accessories including: a stock, a rail system, a forward grip, a flashlight adapter holding a flashlight and a laser module adapter holding a Beamshot laser module. The M4A1 is also fitted with a NVD adapter.

 

July 2, 2007 - YAHALOM operator during range training armed with a M4A1 fitted with Trijicon ACOG 4x32 and a variety of accessories including: a stock, an rail system, a forward grip, a flashlight and a Beamshot laser module. The M4A1 is also fitted with a NVD adapter.

 

July 2, 2007 - YAHALOM operator armed with a FN HP during range training.

 

July 2, 2007 - Masada operators during CQB training armed with Jericho fitted with compensators, stocks and safety rods. Note protective gear and Marom-Dolphin vests (photo: IPS).

 

July 2, 2007 - PALSAR T’zanhanim operator posing with a M4A1/M203 combo fitted with an ITL MARS and a Meprolight GLS203.


May 8, 2007 - Operators from the IAF Airplanes Security Unit armed with handguns during training (photo: IAF).

 

May 8, 2007 - PALSAR Golani operator using a ladder to negotiate a window during training. The operator is armed with a M4A1 fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21.

 

May 8, 2007 - PALSAR Golani operators posing in full gear prior to deployment in the Territories. Left operator is armed with a SR25 fitted with an Aquila X6 and a suppressor; Right operator is armed with a M4A1 fitted with an ITL MARS, a flashlight and forward grip.

 

May 8, 2007 - PALSAR Golani operator posing in full gear prior to deployment in the Territories. The operator is armed with a M4A1/M203 combo fitted a GLS203, Meprolight Mepro 21 and a leaf sight.

 

May 8, 2007 - PALSAR Golani operators during paintball training.

 

May 8, 2007 - Reserve CT instructors from the IDF Counter Terror School posing for a group photo prior to deployment in the recent conflict in Lebanon, July 2006. All operators are armed with M4A1 fitted with Meprolight M21 or Aquila X4 and flashlights. Note sniper in the middle armed with SR25 fitted with Aquila X6.


March 26, 2007 - MATILAN operators during training. Left operator armed with a CAR15 fitted with a Trijicon Reflex and a flashlight; middle operator armed with a fully camouflaged Colt Commando fitted with a flashlight; right operator armed with CAR15. All operators are wearing Camouflage Suits.

 

March 26, 2007 - YAHALOM operator during training armed with a M4A1 fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21, a flip-up sight and a flashlight. Note an oxygen mask used for deployment in tunnels and tunnel clearing UGV (photo: IDF).

 

March 26, 2007 - Duvdevan operator during training armed with a M4 Commando fitted with an a flip-up sight, an ITL MARS optic, a folding forward grip, a flashlight, a rail system and a blank firing attachment (photo: Yoni Nissan).

 

March 26, 2007 - A camouflaged Egoz operator observing a target during training (photo: Yoni Nissan).

 

March 26, 2007 - PALSAR 7 operator inside a Hummer during training. Note Oakley protective eyewear.

 

March 26, 2007 - Nachshon motorcycle team during training. Note Nachshon logos on the unit’s Kawasaki KLE500 bikes (photo: IPS).

 

March 26, 2007 - IDF SF operators practicing Krav Maga during training.


February 22, 2007 - MATILAN operator wearing a Camouflage Suit and armed with a Colt Commando fitted with a Trijicon Reflex and a flashlight during training. Note camouflaged painted weapon.

 

February 22, 2007 - Masada operator aiming a handgun during training. Note Bolle protective eyewear (photo: IPS).

 

February 22, 2007 - Masada operators during training armed with Jericho fitted with built-in compensators, stocks and safety rods. Note ESS protective eyewear and Marom-Dolphin vests (photo: IPS).

 

February 22, 2007 - YAMAM operator checking his Glock during training. The operator is also armed with a M4 Commando fitted with a Trijicon Reflex. Note LIR CID on the back of the operator's KATA vest.

 

February 22, 2007 - Operator aiming a M4A1/M203 combo fitted with a leaf sight, a Meprolight Mepro 21 and a Meprolight GLS203. Note a Negev barrel reflecting in the Mepro 21 lens (photo: Yoni Nissan).

 

February 22, 2007 - Oket’z operator and his dog during training (photo: Yoni Nissan).


January 14, 2007 - PALSAR Golani operator aiming a suppressed Ruger 10/22 during training at the IDF Counter Terror School.

 

January 14, 2007 - Masada operators during training armed with Jericho fitted with compensators, stocks and a safety rods. Left operator is throwing a training model of a stun grenade. Note protective gear and Marom-Dolphin vests (photo: IPS).

 

January 14, 2007 - PALSAR Golani armed with paintball gun version of a CAR15 during training (photo: IDF).

 

January 14, 2007 - YAMAM operator during dynamic range training armed with a M4 Commando fitted with a Trijicon Reflex, a rail system and an AN/PEQ-14.

 

January 14, 2007 - Egoz team posing in full gear to a group photo during training (photo: IDF).

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