Dimona Radar Facility is a facility under
construction near Dimona, Israel consisting
of two 400 meter (1,300 feet) tall radar towers, designed to track
ballistic missiles through space and provide ground-based missiles
with the targeting data needed to intercept them.
, it can detect missiles up to 1,500 miles away. The
towers will be owned and operated by the US
, which will provide only second hand intelligence to
The towers of the facility are the tallest towers in Israel, and
the tallest used for radar in the world.