El Al

Israel's flag-carrier airline. Played a key role in airlifting Jews from Ethiopia and Yemen. Privatized in 2003
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Will Israeli airline El Al receive the carrot or the stick?

El Al, like the other Israeli airlines, Israir and Arkia, spent countless hours begging for government assistance from both the Netanyahu and Bennett administrations.

Israel's first direct flight from Bahrain lands Thursday

The 2 hour and 50-minute flight will run on Mondays and Thursdays between Tel Aviv and Manama, Bahrain's capital city.

29/09/2021

Treasury to bail out airlines again as sanctions loom

Finance Minister Avigdor Liberman said he is working on reaching agreements with the airline heads in the coming days.

25/08/2021
El Al plane

El Al’s in-flight COVID testing program to take off Thursday

Travelers have complained of long lines and crowded closed spaces, a recipe for spreading infection, but the pilot will enable passengers to skip these lines.

Israel officially launches direct flights to Morocco

Seven months after Israel and Morocco normalized relations, El Al and Israir both launched their first direct Tel Aviv-Marrakesh flights in a ceremony.

25/07/2021

On this day: El Al flight 426 hijacked by PFLP

July 23, 1968 was the hijacking of El Al flight 426 by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine. The flight was originally from Rome to Tel Aviv but diverted to Algeria.

Direct Israel-Morocco flights as early as July 25, Ushpiz visits Rabat

The Israeli director-general is expected to hold talks with his Moroccan counterpart and other top officials in Rabat to discuss ways to advance and strengthen diplomatic ties.

El Al, Etihad sign codeshare agreement

The agreement builds on the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) the airlines signed in 2020 following the Abraham Accords signed by the UAE and Israel.

03/07/2021
Charles E Smith Jewish Day School students earning their popsicles after a long day of outdoor exper

It’s always “Mission Possible” at JNF-USA’s High School in Israel

Staff and Students Express Elation Over Return to JNF-USA’s High School in Israel.

By JD KREBS
09/06/2021
El Al plane

EL AL offers children free tickets to Phuket, Seychelles, Dubai & Europe

El Al Israel Airlines is offering free tickets for children up to the age of 12,

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