Incident Elbit Hermes 900 Kochav ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 386367
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Date:Saturday 6 April 2024
Type:Elbit Hermes 900 Kochav
Owner/operator:Israeli Air Force (IDF/AF)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location: -   Lebanon
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
On 6 April 2024, an Israeli Air Force Hermes 900 Kochav was shot down by militants of the Islamic Resistance/Hezbollah in Southern Lebanon. The loss of the drone was officially announced on X (Formerly Twitter) by spokesman Lt. Col. Avichay Adraee of the Israeli Defense Forces, stating that the drone was downed by a surface-to-air missile system. In response, the Israeli Air Force launched retaliatory air strikes on targets in the Bekaa Valley.



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07-Apr-2024 05:57 Anon. Added

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