Jewish Agency, El Al sign new deal to bring olim to Israel
By GIL STERN STERN SHEFLER
January 9, 2011 13:31
The Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI) signed a deal with El Al on Sunday chartering its planes to bring olim to Israel.
JAFI Chairman Natan Sharansky said he was happy to be collaborating with the Israeli airliner, which helps bring thousands of immigrants to Israel every year.
El AL CEO Eliezer Shkedi said in response that he considered his company’s cooperation with JAFI to be of national importance.