Arkia Israeli Airlines Takes Delivery of World’s First A321LR

Tel Aviv-based Arkia Israeli Airlines, which is majority-owned by Jordache Enterprises, has taken delivery of its first A321LR, becoming the launch operator of the type. The A321LR is the latest version of the A321 Family and allows operators the flexibility to fly long-range operations of up to 4,000nm (7,400km) and to tap into new long-haul Read more about Arkia Israeli Airlines Takes Delivery of World’s First A321LR[…]

Israel’s EL AL Airlines Net Profit Plummets Amid Growing Competition From Low-cost Airlines

EL Al Airlines revenues in 2017 increased by about 3% to approximately USD 2,097 million, compared to approximately USD 2,038 million in the previous year; the growth in revenues arises from the continued growth in the number of passengers flown by the company, which increased by approx. 2.4%, and the 1% improvement in income per Read more about Israel’s EL AL Airlines Net Profit Plummets Amid Growing Competition From Low-cost Airlines[…]

Bangkok Airways and EL AL Israel Airlines Announce a New Codeshare Partnership

Recently, Bangkok Airways and EL AL Israel Airlines have announced a new codeshare partnership to strengthen their respective route networks. This new codeshare partnership with EL AL Israel Airlines is yet another important milestone and significant development in the continued growth of Bangkok Airways. It allows to give passengers a convenient and seamless access to Read more about Bangkok Airways and EL AL Israel Airlines Announce a New Codeshare Partnership[…]

Expanded Canada-Israel Air Transport Agreement to Allow More Flights

From visiting friends and family to getting goods to markets around the world, Canadians rely on a robust aviation industry with diverse international air services. Expanding Canada’sexisting air transport relationships allows airlines to introduce more flight options and routings, which benefit passengers and businesses by providing greater choice and convenience. The Honourable Marc Garneau, Canada’s Minister of Transport, Read more about Expanded Canada-Israel Air Transport Agreement to Allow More Flights[…]

Air France Launches 6 Seasonal Services Between the French Regions and Greece, Israel and Lebanon

This summer, Air France is launching 6 seasonal services between the French regions and Greece, Israel and Lebanon: Marseille – Athens, Marseille – Beirut, Nice – Athens, Nice – Beirut, Nice – Tel Aviv and Toulouse – Athens. Flights will be operated by Airbus A320 with a capacity of 170 seats and by Airbus A321 Read more about Air France Launches 6 Seasonal Services Between the French Regions and Greece, Israel and Lebanon[…]

TAP Air Portugal and EL AL Israel Airlines Launch a Codeshare Agreement

TAP Air Portugal and EL AL Israel Airlines will be connecting flights between Tel Aviv and Lisbon via 16 European gateways. The agreement also includes seasonal Sundor flights to Lisbon. TAP Air Portugal and EL AL Israel Airlines are pleased to launch the codeshare agreement which will allow passengers from both airlines to have more Read more about TAP Air Portugal and EL AL Israel Airlines Launch a Codeshare Agreement[…]

EL AL Israel Airlines Takes Delivery of its First 787 Dreamliner

Boeing, EL AL Israel Airlines and Air Lease Corporation celebrated the delivery of the carrier’s first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. EL AL leased the airplane through an agreement with Air Lease Corporation. The 787-9 touched down in Tel Aviv today following a nonstop, 6,746 mile (10,856 km.) delivery flight from Paine Field, adjacent to Boeing’s factory Read more about EL AL Israel Airlines Takes Delivery of its First 787 Dreamliner[…]