Amos Lapidot

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Aluf Amos Lapidot (1934 – 20 November 2019) was a Israeli fighter pilot. He was the tenth Commander of the Israeli Air Force, a position he held from 1982 to 1987. Lapidot was born in Kfar Saba, Mandatory Palestine (now Israel). From 1998 to 2001 he was the President of Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.[1]

Lapidot died on 20 November 2019 in Haifa, Israel at the age of 85.[2]

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  1. Zohar Blumenkrantz (August 16, 2007). עמוס לפידות: המצב בשמי המדינה - מסוכן [Amos Lapidot: The situation in the country - dangerous]. Haaretz (in Hebrew). Retrieved August 18, 2014.
  2. מפקד חיל האוויר לשעבר עמוס לפידות מת בגיל 85 (in Hebrew)