Above and Beyond
The Birth of the Israeli Air Force

Above and Beyond - The Birth of the Israeli Air Force
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Maryellen

Excellent! I never knew any of this happened. These stories are important to preserve and pass along to the future generations.

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Nancy

Why this film is important - this film tells a little known story that packs a big message- what would you do to help a brother in need.

Preserving this story- this untold piece of history - in order to teach it to the next generations was the driving force behind our team. The ...Read more

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