"A senior member of the IDF General Staff raised the possibility that to release older planes from service, the IAF lease from the Americans a squadron of used F-15s" The word "lease" implies payment. How odd, because there is no doubt that the Israelis will want to use them free-of-charge. Oh, yeah, and not give them back. Ever.
Jerusalem light rail conductors striking over new train schedule (Haaretz)
from the article: U.S. may scrap F35, set to be Israel's fighter jet of the future