Top News on El Al

  • El Al orders two more 737-900ERs


    ​Israeli carrier El Al has finalised an order for two additional Boeing 737-900ER aircraft, bringing the number of 737-900ERs ordered by El Al to eight, according to a Boeing media release.


  • Other News for El Al

  • El Al flight diverted after passenger disturbance


    Pilots of an El Al Boeing 737 which took off from Ben-Gurion airport in Tel Aviv for Munich on the morning of 5 June...


  • PARIS: El Al fields first C-Music-protected 737


    An Elbit Systems C-Music anti-missile turret has been flown on an El Al 737-800 for the first time ...


  • Airbus renews efforts to place A330s with El Al


    Airbus is again tabling an A330 lease-deal to Israeli flag-carrier El Al as stop-gap until the new-generation A350...


  • News Listings for El Al

  • FAA bans US airlines from Tel Aviv for at least 24h

    News | 22 Jul 2014 17:23 | Edward Russell

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has banned US carriers from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International airport for at least 24h, following a rocket strike near the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-bans-US-airlines-from-Tel-Aviv-for-at-least-24h-401875/
  • El Al expecting $50m impact from Israeli crisis

    News | 22 Jul 2014 10:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Israeli flag-carrier El Al is warning of a $40-50 million impact on its third-quarter financial results as a result of the conflict that has flared up in the country.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/El-Al-expecting-50m-impact-from-Israeli-crisis-401843/
  • El Al begins recruitment drive for 737 pilots

    News | 19 Jun 2014 15:50 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Israeli flag carrier El Al is preparing to recruit 50 new pilots for its Boeing 737 fleet, the largest sourcing of cockpit crews in its history.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/El-Al-begins-recruitment-drive-for-737-pilots-400587/
  • El Al flight diverted after passenger disturbance

    News | 05 Jun 2014 08:59 | Arie Egozi

    Pilots of an El Al Boeing 737 which took off from Ben-Gurion airport in Tel Aviv for Munich on the morning of 5 June were forced to make an emergency landing in Bulgarian capital Sofia after a passenger caused a disturbance and attacked a cabin crew member.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/El-Al-flight-diverted-after-passenger-disturbance-400102/
  • AWAS to sell 13-aircraft portfolio

    News | 04 Jun 2014 10:36 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor AWAS is in the market for the sale of 13 mid-life aircraft, sources indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AWAS-to-sell-13-aircraft-portfolio-400056/
  • El Al losses deepen during first quarter

    News | 21 May 2014 08:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Israeli flag-carrier El Al’s operating losses deepened by more than 40% to nearly $52 million for the first quarter of this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/El-Al-losses-deepen-during-first-quarter-399563/