Ramon Air Force Base is an Israeli Air Force base southwest of Beersheba, near the town of Mitzpe Ramon. Also titled Kanaf 25, it was formerly known as Matred. This base was built as the result of joint Israeli and US government funding as part of the IAF's redeployment out of its bases in the Sinai, after the peninsula was handed over to Egypt.
It was constructed between 1979 and 1982 and hosts three squadrons equipped with F-16I, and two squadron operating AH-64.
Ramon AB (ICAO: LLRM) is here represented divided into three different airports.
LLRM - Main base hosting three F-16I squadrons, 1LRM - Hosts 190th Sqn on AH-64A and 2LRM - Hosts 113th Sqn on AH-64D
AFCADs: Giorgio Perotti and MAIW Team, Models : Henry Tomkiewicz, Nick Black and Edith Black,
FDE and Effects Design: Mike McIntyre, Henry Tomkiewicz and Nick Needham, Repaints: Maurizio Coren,
Voicepacks: Stewart Pearson and Desmond Burrell Flightplans and Custom Scenery: Giorgio Perotti
Scenery objects : Mike Guenther, John Stinstrom and Ted Andrews.
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