IDF orders Eilat airport closed to incoming flights for security reasons

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 8, 2013 19:07




The IDF on Thursday ordered the Eilat Airport near Israel's border with Egypt closed to incoming flights due to unspecified security reasons, Israel Radio reported.

The airport was to remain open for northbound departing flights.


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