A couple years ago ElBaradei stated that Egypt must stop demonizing the Brotherhood. A couple days ago the Brotherhood said that they would support ElBardadei as President. A ElBaradei/Brotherhood government could be in the cards for Egypt. Egypt processes the largest F16 squadron in the Arab world. Such a change in Egypt would certainly pose a danger to Israel.
The first time Israel faced the Egyptian Airforce was in May of 1948, after being declared an independent country for only one day. Children helped fill sandbags to defend
Israel's modern city of Tel Aviv
Israel's army consisted of former fighters from the Irgun and Haganah, two para-military groups formed during the British Mandate period.
Egyptian Spitfire shot down on Tel Aviv beach, 1948