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  November 2012

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2012 Annual Awards Dinner
New Advisory Board Members
Iron Dome's Success
Veteran Generals Speak to Students in L.A.
Los Angeles Cabinet
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Five Senior Military Officers Join JINSA's Board of Advisors

We are proud to announce the addition of five new members to our prestigious Board of Advisors. 
  • Gen. Hal M. Hornburg, USAF (ret.)
  • Lt. Gen. Tad J. Oelstrom, USAF (ret.)
  • Lt. Gen. Guy Swan, USA (ret.)
  • Lt. Gen. George J. Trautman, III, USMC (ret.)
  • Lt. Gen. Stephen G. Wood, USAF (ret.)
Click here to view our entire Advisory Board 

Iron Dome's Battlefield Successes Point to Greater American Involvement

Iron Dome Iron Dome's extraordinary performance in the ongoing defense of Israel from Hamas rocket attacks has greatly increased U.S. interest in co-production. By November 20, six days since Hamas dramatically increased the volume of rocket fire against Israel, 340 intercepts had been made, with the Iron Dome system achieving a greater than 80 percent success rate.

Generals Shachnow and Fridovich Speak to Jewish Students in Los Angeles prior to Veterans Day

JINSA arranged for Maj. Gen. Sidney Shachnow, USA (ret.) and Lt. Gen. David Fridovich, USA (ret.) to speak at Sinai Temple in Los Angeles on Nov. 5 in advance of Veterans Day. The event was designed to introduce the students to Jewish American heroes as well as spotlighting American patriotism and the U.S. Armed Forces.

Click here to read the article in the Los Angeles Jewish Journal  

Los Angeles Cabinet Hosts Former Commander in Chief of the Israeli Air Force Major General Ido Nehushtan

Ido Nehushtan On November 8, 2012 JINSA's Los Angeles Cabinet hosted Major General Ido Nehushtan, the sixteenth Commander in Chief of the Israeli Air Force. Prior to that, he served as head of Planning Directorate in IDF General Headquarters. A fighter pilot, Maj. Gen. Nehushtan has filled a wide variety of other command and administrative positions. The JINSA Cabinets were formed to explore issues affecting both American and Israeli security.

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