Strategic partnerships for a more secure, connected, and prosperous region
Author: Amir Eshel
Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel is Commander of the Israeli Air Force. He began his career as a fighter pilot in 1979 and went on to serve in a variety of staff and command positions, including Air Force Chief of Staff and Chief of Air Staff. Maj.-Gen. Eshel assumed his position as Head of the IDF Planning Directorate in 2008 and became Air Force Commander in 2012.