According to a Histdrut labor federation spokesperson, Histadrut chairman Avi Nissenkorn intervened in the last moment and through coordination with El Al CEO David Maimon.
During the first week of the escalation of the pilots’ strike, representatives from both sides fought fiercely over public opinion.
On Tuesday night, Channel 2 News published a list of terms that the management and pilots have agreed upon in their Monday negotiations round.
Passengers cry wolf, large numbers of compensation are doled out to them and El Al’s sterling safety reputation is severely tarnished.
El Al’s CEO and President David Maimon says that expanding its North America operation was of strategic value to his airline.