Travel


September Breaks Records for Airport Traffic

September broke all records for travel to Israel, as hundreds of thousands came to celebrate the chagim. Nearly 2 million passengers passed through Ben Gurion Airport in September, 7.5 percent…

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Gov’t Issues Annual Chagim Travel Warning

The National Security Council on Monday released a terror warning in advance of the chagim season. Out of 195 countries in the world today, the warning adjures against travel to 28…

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Over 2.5 Million Passengers at Ben Gurion in August

A total of 2,546,153 international and domestic travelers passed through Ben Gurion Airport in August, flying into, out of, and within Israel on 15,857 flights. The number of passengers reflects…

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July Another Record Month at Ben Gurion

New “open sky” policies that are encouraging foreign carriers to add Israel to their itineraries are paying off. July showed a 13 percent increase in the number of Israelis traveling…

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Travel Ban Takes Effect But Less Chaos Expected

A scaled-back version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban took effect Thursday evening, stripped of provisions that brought protests and chaos at airports worldwide in January, yet still likely to…

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Warning to Travelers

For many years, travelers preparing to embark on international or domestic flights have been warned not to take packages from others. Sadly, both teenagers and adults have fallen into the…

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