El Al Israel Airlines

Special guest: cat stowaway in Boeing 737 cockpit

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


First direct Israel-Morocco flight lands in Rabat

The first flight from Israel landed in Morocco on December 22, 2020. ...


Gulf Air and El Al to launch direct Bahrain - Tel Aviv route

Gulf Air and El Al Airlines are preparing to launch the direct Bahrain -Tel Aviv route.  ...


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....


Emirates to start Israel flights in 2021

Emirates received the formal authorization from Ben Gurion Airport to start operating between the United Arab Emirates and Israel from January 2021....


BREAKING | First commercial flight between Israel & UAE takes off

The long-anticipated direct flight between Tel Aviv and Abu Dhabi took off at 11:21 local time, carrying government officials aboard El Al Boeing 737-900 dubbed “Peace Plane”....


Israel to back $250M loan for El Al Israel Airlines

El Al Israel Airlines, the Iraeli national carrier, said it reached an agreement with the country’s government, under which the state would guarantee $250 million, in exchange for company shares. The deal is yet to be approved and finalized. ...


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...