The press service of the concern «Aviation industry» has published a video test with the missile defense system «Hetz-3», which was held on the morning of 10 December.
The tests were conducted jointly with the U.S. Agency MDA.
The launch was performed from the military base «Palmachim» missile target «Encore», released by the air force over the Mediterranean sea.
Earlier the defense Ministry of Israel reported that tests were deemed successful.
December 16, 2014, the Israeli defense Ministry reported about the successful testing of the missile defense system «Hetz-3». The report noted that this was the first part of the test, during which was launched the missile target. However, a year ago, an hour later after the statement of the Ministry of defense of Israel, Reuters reported that the tests failed: operators are not able to lock target, and at the last moment the launch of the interceptor missile was cancelled and the rocket-target «Anchor» crashed into the Mediterranean sea.