The IAF is full of novices that have never flown a long mission and have never faced anti-aircraft fire. To think that these overrated rookies can fly several hours over hostile airspace and find and destroy targets while dodging anti-aircraft fire and then than make it home successfully is a fantasy. Want a real life example of Israel's expectations vs the harsh reality? Look at the 2006 war.
U.S. to deliver 8 advanced F-16s to Egypt on July 30-31, U.S. embassy in Cairo says (Reuters)