El Al


El Al’s Up! Now Down and Out

El Al is grounding Up!, its low-cost daughter carrier that ferried Israelis to destinations in Europe. In place of the soon to be defunct brand, El Al informed the Tel…

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El Al Shares Shaky on Eve of 3Q Report

El Al Airlines may have bottomed out of its steep decline of 60 percent in share price in recent months, after a rise of 6.8 percent on Tuesday, according to…

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El Al in the Dumps as CEO Departs

After two-and-a-half years as CEO of El Al Airlines, David Maimon announced his departure on Thursday, and Israel’s flagship carrier is looking for a new CEO and a new sense…

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El Al Improves On-Time Performance in August, Data Shows

El Al has made a dramatic improvement in its on-time record, according to data garnered by Flightstats, considered the international authority for compiling data on airline on-time performance. Out of…

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El Al’s First Dreamliner Plane Lands in Israel

El Al’s first Dreamliner plane, a Boeing 787-9, landed on Wednesday morning at Ben Gurion Airport, after a 14-hour flight from Boeing’s factory in Washington State on the West Coast…

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Court: El Al Policy of Seat Changes Is Illegal 

In a landmark ruling, the Yerushalayim Magistrate’s Court ruled on Wednesday that “under absolutely no circumstances can [an El Al] crew member ask a passenger to move from their designated…

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Heathrow: El Al Most Polluting Airline

  El Al Airlines has been cited by London’s Heathrow Airport as the worst offender among air and noise polluters in Europe’s busiest airport. Heathrow recently inauguated its Fly Quiet…

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El Al Snags Award for Innovative ‘Poncho’ Blanket

El Al’s three-hole blanket is the most innovative travel amenity of 2017, according to TravelPlus, the large U.K.–based travel and consulting agency. The organization held its third annual Airline Amenity…

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