El Al


El Al Plane Fills With Smoke; No Injuries

An El Al plane that began filling with smoke after departing on a flight for Vienna returned safely to Ben Gurion Airport after declaring an emergency. B’chasdei shamayim, there were…

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El Al Turns to High Court for Saudi Access

As Saudi Arabia opened its airspace for the first time to a commercial flight to Israel, El Al will take its own fight for access to Saudi airspace to the…

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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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