Architectural firm Schwartz Besnosoff (SB) won the competition of projects of the Museum of Military-air forces of the IDF, the press service of the Ministry of defence.
In the contest conducted by civil engineering Department under the Ministry of defense of Israel, in cooperation with the air force of the IDF, was attended by 66 Israeli and foreign companies.
The proposed project was considered by the Board and nine experts – military and civilian. The Board consisted of Brigadier reserve Jacob Turner is the Director of the Museum of the air forces of Israel in Hazerim, established in 1985.
As noted in the official message of the press service of the defense Ministry, the new Museum of the air force declared a project of national significance.
The new Museum will occupy an area of more than 17 thousand square meters, which will install over 80 aircraft representing the history of the Israeli air force.
Note that the award of the defense Ministry received three of the project, which took 2-4 places in the contest.
The construction budget of the new Museum of the air force of the IDF is not yet published.