El Al

Special guest: cat stowaway in Boeing 737 cockpit

El Al Israel Airlines received a special guest - a cat in the Boeing 737-900 cockpit. ...


El Al and Etihad strengthens partnership ties, signs MOU

EL AL Israel Airlines and Etihad Airways stepped into a virtual Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).  ...


El Al Airlines opposes 27-year-old owner: suspects deceit?

The Israel flag carrier El Al Airlines revealed that it opposes the purchase of a controlling stake by Eli Rozenberg, a 27-year-old Orthodox Jewish college student. The airline’s board has hinted suspicions that the young investor might be only a “straw man” for his non-Israel citizen father....


Young investor buys El Al Airlines controlling stake

A chapter in the painful saga of El Al Airlines financial downturn came to an end after the new offering of $150 million in shares was completed on September 17, 2020. A 27 year old Orthodox Jewish college student has secured roughly a 43% of stake in El Al Airlines. This means that the air carrier will have a new controlling party....


Why aren’t airliners equipped with anti-missile defense systems?

As El Al’s Boeing 737 took off for the first commercial flight between Israel and United Arab Emirates, under its belly one could see a small oval pod, called C-MUSIC. Why was it mounted there, and what would happen if someone tried to shoot down the plane? Let’s dive down into the world of civilian-mounted air-defense systems....


El Al in talks for a bank loan backed by the government

El Al Israel Airlines has said to be in talks with Israel Discount Bank regarding a US$350 million loan with state guarantees for 75-80% of the loan.The airline has felt a particularly hard hit from t...


El Al – The Pride Of Israel In The Sky

El Al – The Pride Of Israel In The Sky One of the most controversial airlines in the sky, El Al has managed to survive a lot during its history. If we take a look at any other airline in the world, no other airline had to go through that much. And if they did, the airline‘s history has a dot that closes down the whole story. But El Al has persisted and managed to not only survive but thrive in the modern world. It is also regarded as one of the s...


El AI closes operations of low-cost branch UP

El Al Israel Airlines re-merges low cost branch UP....


EL AL is to close its low-budget brand UP

Israeli national air carrier El Al Israel Airlines will close its low-cost subsidiary UP in the second quarter of 2018. This decision was made due the fact that the main airline intends to review their business in the European market and introduce a new line of tariffs on its flights....


El Al Ranked Dirtiest and Noisiest Airline at Heathrow

Heathrow Airport has named the noisiest and dirtiest airlines with the Middle Eastern planes coming last, British Airways' short haul fleet is the cleanest....