In light of the situation in the North, a hot line for tourists and industry professionals operated by the Tourism Ministry has been opened to attend to tourists' and industry questions. The hot line is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Service is available in English, French, Hebrew and other languages. Information regarding flights, travel within the country, hotels, group tours and more can be provided. The hot line is available to those still overseas planning to travel to Israel, tourists in the country, to Israelis traveling domestically, as well as to tourism professionals. Representatives from the Tourism Ministry, Israel Hotel Association, airlines, Tour Guide Associations, Parks Authority, rental car agencies and volunteers man the hot line. The hot line can be reached by dialing 03-520-7600 (+972-3-5207600 from abroad). Inquiries may also be faxed (+972-3-5207612/5) or emailed (firstname.lastname@example.org). Round-the-clock service is also provided at the tourist information office at Ben-Gurion International Airport.