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The Detroit Jewish News, 1980-08-15

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30 Friday, August 15, 1980 '

LENNY
LIEBERMAN

THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS'

Israel Air Force Is Maintaining Efficiency

the flying hours of Israeli jets, almost 18 months
ahead of schedule. This was
pilots.
In a recent report-, Ivri necessary because the can-
cited the strength and effi- cellation of orders by Iran
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ciency of the air force. At the allowed the planes' man-
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same time, he warned of the ufacturer, the General
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growing air combat and de- Dynamics Corp., to deliver
fense systems of Israel's the F-16s to Israel earlier
ALL IN ONE
enemies on the eastern than planned.
Israel also plans to re-
front.
Ivri disclosed that the air place its Kfir jet intercep-
force has made operational tors, designed and manufac-
the Hughes M.D.-500 tured by Israel Aircraft In-
Of Pontiac - West Bloomfield
helicopter which has been dustries, with a second gen-
CONSERVATIVES
put into service this year as eration Israel-made plane,
- announces -
an anti-tank weapon. He the Lavie, in years to come.
The Air Force hasbeen
said this serves to close the
armor gap between Israel engaged in several larges-
and its eastern front foes cale operations during the
Cantor Israel Idelsohn
Rabbi Philip Blachorsky
whose combined tank force past year. These include
at our new air-conditioned
partial evacuation of the
is larger than Israel's.
SANCTUARY
The American-made Sinai airfields, redeploy-
4200 Walnut Lake Rd.
helicopter carried four ment at existing airfields in
"tank killer" missiles on Israel and preparations to
for seating and tickets call
its fuselage and costs take over three new air
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one-third the price of the bases being built in the
Negev, two financed by the
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Ivri said the air force can U.S., which will become op-
12:00 Services
compliment itself for the erational when Israel com-
11:00- Social Hour
speed with which it ab- pletes its evacuation from
Sept. 6, 1980
sorbed the American F-16 Sinai by the end of next
year.
The air force also saw
combat action last year
when in June and Sep-
tember 1979, it engaged
in skirmishes with Syrian
aircraft over Lebanon
and shot down nine Sy-
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But, according to Ivri, Is-
rael still faces a challenge
from its hostile neighbors.
He said that Syria has
greatly increased its air
force and its anti-aircraft
defenses. Its anti-aircraft
batteries are triple the size
they were at the time of the
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planes, prov\ided by the
Soviet Union.
In Ivri's view, Jordan has
become the main threat in
SCHEDULE:
the air. Its air force has been
September 4
August 21
re-equipped with modern
planes and it has an infras-
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tructure of airfields, some
still under construction.
September 18
August 28
One is opposite the Arava
The Jewish Concept of Repentance
The Shofar
section of the Negev and the
other opposite the Dead Sea.
Jordan also has a large
number of improved Hawk
anti-aircraft missiles which
SCHEDULE:
may give it a sense of secu-
rity, Ivri said. It has a con-
August 26
tract with France for addi-
Discovering the Meaning of Kaddish
tional missiles of various
types. Iraq, the third con-
September 2
frontation state, is also beef-
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ing up its air force.

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TEL AVIV (JTA) — Gen.
David Ivri, commander of
the Israel Air Force, says
that the readiness of Israel's
air defense arm has not
been affected by severe
budget cuts which have,
among other things reduced

CONG. BIM ISRAEL

HIGH HOLY DAY SERVICES

Kalil INSTITUTE OF GREATER DETROIT

COMMUNITY EDUCATION DIVISION

Judge Cohn, Sen. Carl Levin
Lubavitch Dedication Guests

U.S. Sen. Carl Levin
(D-Mich.) and Federal
Judge Avern Cohn of the
East District Court will be
guests of honor at the dedi-
cation of the new Lubavitch
Education Center in Far-
mington Hills noon Sept. 7
at the center,' 28555
Middlebelt. Chairman of
the event is Ivan Bloch.
The building, formerly
the Labor Zionist Institute,
will be a community center
for educational and cultural
activities of the Chabad-
Lubavitch organization. It
will be named the Jack and
Miriam Shenkman Educa-
tion Center, honoring the
Shenkmans who
spearheaded the drive to
acquire the building for
Chabad last year.
Leading the ceremonies
will be Emma Lazaroff-
Schaver, honorary chair-
man of Michigan Chabad;
Irwin I. Cohn, .chairman,
Michigan Chabad; Charles
E. Feinberg, Camp Gan Is-
rael chairman; Irving
Laker, 1980, Lubavitch
campaign chairman; and
David Hermelin, building
chairman.

Born in Detroit, Sen.
Levin was graduated
from Swarthmore Col-
lege in 1956 and Harvard
University Law School in

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• All lectures begin at 8 p.m. at the Kollel Institute,
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• Questions and answer forum follow lecture.
• For further information call 968-0764.

Immigration to Israel,
just as in the United States,
comes in "waves." The first
great wave of immigration
to Israel immediately fol-
lowed her declaration of
statehood. The second wave
occurred in 1955-1956 and
the third wave took place
between 1961 and 1964.

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SEN. CARL LEVIN

Galilee Marathon
Set for Jan. 4

NEW YORK
Thousands of runners and
joggers from Israel and
around the world are ex-
pected-to compete on Jan. 4 .
in Israel's Fourth Interna-
tional. Sea of Galilee
Marathon.
The annual race is recog-
nized by the International
Amateur Athletics Federa-
tion and follows a standard
26-mile course along the
shores of the Sea of Galilee.
For race information and
entry forms, write the
Marathon Organizing
Committee, Sports Federaz
tion of Israel, POB 4575, Tel
Aviv, Israel.

JUDGE AVERN COHN

1959. He was in private
practice for five years
and in 1964 was ap-
pointed assistant Michi-
gan attorney general and
general counsel of the
Michigan Civil Rights
Commission. He held this
position for three years.
In 1968 and 1969, he was
special assistant attorney
general of Michigan and
chief appellate attorney for
the Defenders office of Legal
Aid and Defenders Associa-
tion of Detroit.
On his first try for elected
office he won a seat on the
Detroit City Council in 1969
and was re-elected in 1973,
receiving the most votes of
any candidate thus becom-
ing the City Council
president for the next four
years. He left that office in
January 1978 and in No-
vember 1978 was elected
the U.S. Senator from
Michigan.
Judge Cohn received his
law degree from the Uni-
versity of Michigan (1949).
From 1949 to 1961, he was
associated in private prac-
tice with his father, Irwin
Cohn. From 1961 to 1979 he
was a partner in the law
firm of Honigman, Miller,
Schwartz and Cohn:
He served in the U.S.
Army, served on the
Michigan Social Service
Commission in 1963, the
Michigan Civil Rights
Commission from 1972 to
1975 and was its chair-
man in 1974 and 1975.
Judge Cohn was a
member of the Detroit
Board of Police Commis-
sioners from 1975 to 1979
and served as its chairman
in 1979. He has been active
on the Detroit Bar Associa-
tion, the State Bar Associa-
tion, the American Bar
Association, is past vice
president of the American
Jewish Committee and past
treasurer of the Jewish Wel-
fare Federation. He was ap-
pointed judge of the East
District Court last October.

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