Delilah Missiles

Footage from a Delilah missile before hitting a target in Syria. Photo: Israeli Air Force

Many variations have been developed, but all marketed under the same name.

Delilah is a long distance, electro-optic cruise missile made by Israeli Military Industries (IMI). Its early development started in the 1970’s, first operational use in the 1980’s and it has since been constantly developed. It is an airborne missile is used both against ground and airborne targets, and both stationary and mobile targets.

In 2018 the cruise missile was used by the Israeli air force to bomb targets in Syria. It was also used in the 2006 Lebanese-Israeli war.

Sold to:

A sale deal with Vietnam is currently being negotiated.

Company:

Israeli Military Industries

Delilah Missiles

Variations:

Many variations have been developed, but all marketed under the same name.

Delilah is a long distance, electro-optic cruise missile made by Israeli Military Industries (IMI). Its early development started in the 1970’s, first operational use in the 1980’s and it has since been constantly developed. It is an airborne missile is used both against ground and airborne targets, and both stationary and mobile targets.

Use by Israeli forces:

In 2018 the cruise missile was used by the Israeli air force to bomb targets in Syria. It was also used in the 2006 Lebanese-Israeli war.

Footage from a Delilah missile before hitting a target in Syria. Photo: Israeli Air Force

Delilah Missiles

Footage from a Delilah missile before hitting a target in Syria. Photo: Israeli Air Force

Many variations have been developed, but all marketed under the same name.

Delilah is a long distance, electro-optic cruise missile made by Israeli Military Industries (IMI). Its early development started in the 1970’s, first operational use in the 1980’s and it has since been constantly developed. It is an airborne missile is used both against ground and airborne targets, and both stationary and mobile targets.

In 2018 the cruise missile was used by the Israeli air force to bomb targets in Syria. It was also used in the 2006 Lebanese-Israeli war.