Last Updated: January 1, 2011
Other Name: Eyn-Shemer; LLES (airport designation)
Location: Approximately 8km east of Hadera
Subordinate To: Israel Air Force (IAF)
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Operational

In 2002, Israel Defense Forces began deployment of a second Arrow II weapons system battery at the Ein Shemer Airfield.

Source: "Eastern Mediterranean, Strategic Weapons Systems," Jane's Sentinel Security Assessment, 18 March 2010; "Israel's second Arrow missile battery fully operational: report," Xinhua, 8 October 2002.

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