In July 1969, as a commando in Shayetet 13, he was badly wounded and mistakenly declared dead during Operation Bulmus 6 - the assault on fortified Green Island, Egypt, in the Gulf of Suez (jointly with Sayeret Matkal).
After retiring from active army service, Ya'ari worked as an assistant cameraman for three years at Herzliya Studios. During the Yom Kippur war he re-joined the IDF.
ARI elects officers, awards leaders.(NEWS WATCH)(Robert Wilkins was elected as chairman of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute)(Lee Burgett received the Lifetime Achievement Award)
Jan 01, 2007; Robert Wilkins, president of Danfoss, was elected chairman of the Board of Directors of the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration...