Airlines threaten to strike over open-skies accord

By SAPIR PERETZ
April 18, 2013 22:15

The workers committees at Israel’s three carriers – El Al Israel Airlines Ltd., Arkia Airlines Ltd. and Israir Airlines and Tourism Ltd. – on Thursday said they will begin a strike on Sunday unless the government freezes its intention to approve the open-skies agreement.




El-Al passengers waiting to board flight

El-Al passengers waiting to board flight 370. (photo credit: Sukree Sukplang/Reuters)


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