The Sayeret company was established in 1983 under the command of
Colonel Ilan Sofer. The company specializes in patrol, navigation,
survelliance, routing and guidance, as well as detection and identification of
chemical weapons. Its operational missions are to provide tactical intelligence
to lead combat forces and military logistics from point to point during combat.
The unit's fighters undergo rigorous training in counter terrorism warfare.
Since its establishment, the company has participated in countless operations
in Lebanon, Gaza Strip and the Judea and Samaria region.