Tag: El Al

El Al Israeli airline pays tribute to retiring legendary Boeing 747s

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2019 20:50

Israeli airline El Al laid on a fitting tribute to mark the end of its use of the huge Boeing 747 aircraft dubbed ‘queen of the skies’ by aviation fans, ... Read More

El Al’s subsidiary Sun d’Or launches Tel Aviv-Dubrovnik route

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 23:40

Sun d’Or, a fully owned subsidiary of Israel's national carrier El Al which uses the brand mainly for seasonal scheduled and charter services mostly to European destinations, is launching direct ... Read More

EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019 18:47

EL AL Israel Airlines and Alaska Airlines today expanded their commercial relationship to include a reciprocal frequent flyer agreement. The agreement was signed by the CEOs of each airline at ... Read More

El Al Israel Airlines to launch direct flights between Tel Aviv and Chicago

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019 00:20

According to the latest reports, El Al Israel Airlines is set to launch direct flights between Chicago, USA and Tel Aviv, Israel in 2020. Since launching the recent new flights ... Read More

Tractor crashes into Israeli Prime Minister’s plane at Warsaw Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019 16:35

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was forced to extend his stay in Warsaw for an extra day after a tug slammed against the landing gear of the plane and seriously ... Read More

Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019 22:30

Israel had its best tourism year to date, with more than 4.12 million tourist entries recorded from January to December 2018, an increase of about 14% compared to 2017, and ... Read More

Seychelles’ Alain St. Ange captures Uganda Civil Aviation Conference

editor editor- December 6, 2018 16:31

Seychelles’ former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St. Ange, was invited to deliver the keynote address at yesterday’s Uganda Civil Aviation Authority’s Aviation Stakeholders Breakfast meeting. Read More

El Al reaches agreement with government, ends strike

editor editor- April 23, 2013 05:10

Israel reached an agreement with airline El Al on Monday to help cover its security costs, which ended a two-day strike and will help the flag carrier be competitive in ... Read More

El Al revamps its tariff structure

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 13, 2011 18:22

PARIS, France (eTN) - Israel national carrier, El Al, announced a drastic revamp of all its fares around the world as the airline faces increased competition from low-fare airlines and ... Read More

EL AL selects Matomy Market as its exclusive partner for international affiliate marketing

editor editor- August 19, 2011 03:14

TEL AVIV, Israel - Matomy Media Group announced today that EL AL Israel Airlines has selected its affiliate marketing network unit, Matomy Market, as its exclusive partner for its international ... Read More

El Al plane makes emergency landing at Ben Gurion Airport

editor editor- May 23, 2011 11:03

JERUSALEM – El Al flight 027, carrying 270 passengers, made a safe emergency landing at Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport after hours of tension, following the discovery of a malfunction ... Read More

EL AL Airlines relaxing techniques

editor editor- July 15, 2010 07:40

NEW YORK, NY - With EL AL offering a low average rating of economy class services and a seat width of only 17 or 18," EL AL Airlines is now ... Read More

Volcanic ash costing El Al $20 million a week in revenue

editor editor- April 19, 2010 02:57

The volcanic ash cloud that is shutting down air traffic over Europe is also seriously affecting Israeli airlines and other companies in the aviation industry. Read More

Book a trip on El Al and receive a free cell phone

editor editor- April 14, 2010 07:31

El Al Israel Airlines has started a promotion whereby passengers who buy a roundtrip ticket from a major US city to Israel via their airline, will be given a free ... Read More

El Al quarterly net loss widens

editor editor- March 29, 2010 04:25

TEL AVIV - Flag carrier El Al Israel Airlines reported a wider quarterly net loss on Sunday, as the ongoing global financial crisis weakened both passenger and cargo revenue. Read More

EL AL Israel Airlines brings tons of medical supplies and dozens of medical teams to assist Haiti relief efforts

editor editor- January 19, 2010 04:59

EL AL, Israel’s national airline, landed in Haiti this past Thursday with dozens of medical teams and tons of emergency supplies to assist with rescue and salvage efforts. Read More

New CEO at the helm of El Al airlines

editor editor- October 29, 2009 04:14

Former Commander in Chief of the Israeli Air Force, General Eliezer Shkedi, is the new CEO of El Al airlines. Shkedi replaces Haim Romano who leaves El Al after 5 ... Read More

El Al in talks to buy Montenegro Airlines stake

editor editor- April 14, 2009 03:48

PODGORICA - Israel's El Al is in talks to buy 30 percent of state-owned Montenegro Airlines, officials from the two airlines said on Monday. Read More

Lufthansa to resume flights to Munich from April

editor editor- March 2, 2009 07:45

Lufthansa announced that it will resume flights on the Tel Aviv and Munich route from April 26. There will be four weekly flights on the wide-bodied Airbus A340-330 which can ... Read More

Israel’s El Al airline to cut fuel surcharge

editor editor- September 22, 2008 04:18

TEL AVIV - El Al Israel Airlines said on Sunday it would cut its fuel surcharge by 20 to 30 percent on all flights starting October 19 due to the ... Read More

American Airlines and El Al to launch code share agreement in 25 airports in US

editor editor- July 30, 2008 02:40

NEW YORK - EL AL, Israel's national airline, announced today that beginning September 2, 2008 EL AL and American Airlines passengers will soon have many more options to fly between ... Read More

El Al to buy three 737 planes from Spanish airline

editor editor- February 20, 2008 04:29

TEL AVIV - El Al Israel Airlines ELAL.TA said on Tuesday it had signed a letter of intent to buy three new short-haul Boeing 737-800 planes from an unnamed Spanish ... Read More

EL AL named most secure airline

editor editor- February 7, 2008 03:42

EL AL has been chosen as the airline with the best security by Global Traveler Magazine, El Al announced this week. The annual survey, in which Global Traveler readers select ... Read More