Hawk "PIP 3" AA Unit
The Hawk "PIP 3" AA Unit pin is granted to electronics technician who graduated the Electronics School of the IAF and was qualified to work with one of the implements in the intricate design of the "Hawk" battery of the thirs brand.
MIM-23 Hawk - Anti-Aircraft Missiles Battery electronics technician pin.
MIM-23 Hawk (HAWK=Homing All the Way Killer) is a semi-active, low-to-medium-range ground-to-air missile defense system manufactured by Raytheon in the United States.
The MIM-23 Hawk Missiles Batteries were in the Israeli Air Force service from 1965 until 2014.
Over the years, the MIM-23 Hawk missile system has been revamped in various upgrades to accommodate the relevant threats.