TITLE

ISRAEL'S WAY OF GAINING AIR SUPERIORITY AND FEATURES OF THE 1973 ARAB-ISRAEL WAR, NAMED THE YOM KIPPUR CONFLICT

AUTHOR(S)
Kis, Ervin J.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Military Science Review / Hadtudományi Szemle;2011, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 4th Arab-Israeli conflict or the Yom Kippur War that broke out on October 6, 1973 and the ways Israel gained air superiority. It was noted that the Israeli military leaders during the Yom Kippur conflict insisted on military solutions applied in the previous war by not taking into account an important fact. It used the so-called mining method to destroy concrete structures at Arab airports. The Israeli forces also used penetration bombs apart from cluster munition.
ACCESSION #
74292257

 

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