'Shin Bet mulled closing Eilat airport over rocket threat'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 18, 2013 20:04

The Shin Bet considered shutting down the airport at the southern resort city Eilat several times in the past over rocket threats, Channel 2 reported on Thursday.

According to Channel 2, the Shin Bet was considering closing the airport for short periods of time fearing terrorists in Sinai would target incoming and outgoing airplanes.


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