El-Al Shake-up: Will the Former CEO Compete with a New Airline?
Former CEO is expected to establish a new Israeli airline, fourth in number, which will compete with the three powerful Israeli companies El Al, Arkia, and Israir
Ministry of Tourism is Working to Return International Flights to Ramon
EL AL is already preparing to operate flights from Russia and Nice in France to Eilat in the coming months
Egyptair Flies to Israel for First Time
Since Israel and Egypt signed a peace deal in 1979, flights between the two countries have been offered by a subsidiary of Egyptair, called Air Sinai
First Direct Flights to Morocco
A holiday at Ben Gurion Airport when two Israeli airlines, Israir and El Al, took off for the first time directly to Marrakech
Delta Boosts Flights Between Tel Aviv and the Big Apple
Demand drives increased capacity through the summer and into holiday season
United Airlines Increasing Services from Israel
Non-stop flights to resume from Tel Aviv to Chicago; San Francisco increasing to daily service
El Al Expands Routes to East Europe, Cyprus and Greece
Israeli national airline, El Al, expands its routes and opens lines to Belgrade - the capital of Serbia, Sofia - the capital of Bulgaria, Paphos in Cyprus; Rhodes, Crete and Thessaloniki in Greece
El Al Launches New COVID-19 Flight Testing System
The new protocol could become a new global standard for travel in the COVID-19 era
American Airlines will begin flights from New York to Tel Aviv in May 2021
Beginning May 6, American Airlines will launch new daily year-round service from Tel Aviv to New York on a Boeing 777-200. Flights will be available for purchase beginning January 25, 2021
Saudi Arabia Grants Approval for Israir Dubai Flights
Israir launches its Tel Aviv - Dubai route with 170 passengers on its maiden flight
Etihad Airways has Joined an Israeli Acceleration Program for Tourism Start-Ups
The 10 million ILS program was launched by Arieli Capital and will support companies in the field of Travel Tech in collaboration with the tourism giants: Booking, Amadeus and the national airline of the Emirates, Etihad Airways
El Al Announces Flights to Dubai
On December 13th, EL AL Israel Airlines will operate 14 weekly flights to Dubai, United Arab Emirates
El Al Airline and Etihad Airways Now Share Codeshare Services
Israel’s national airline, El Al, and Etihad Airways - from the UAE, have cooperated following an MOU signing
El Al Resumes Operations at Three Different Destinations
Israel’s biggest commercial airline, EL AL, resumes operations to Newark, Brussels and Moscow and will commence flights to the new airport in Berlin
First Commercial Emirati Flight Lands in Tel Aviv
Flight EY9607 by Etihad Airways between Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv lands for the first in Israel
El Al Airlines to Resume More Passenger Flights
Israel's El Al Airlines to resume more passenger flights to United States and Europe
EL AL Announces Gradual Return of Passenger and Cargo Flights
Entry into Israel is possible only for holders of Israeli passports, in accordance with government directives
United Airlines is Launching a New Regular Flight Between Tel Aviv and Chicago
United is the first and only airline to offer service on this route
The first commercial flight between Israel and UAE from Ben Gurion Airport to Abu Dhabi and over Saudi Arabia
El Al flew yesterday the Israeli and American delegation from Ben Gurion Airport to Abu Dhabi to promote the peace agreement and normalization between Israel and the United Arab Emirates
United Airlines Relaunches More Flights to Israel
The Famous American airline announces renewal of Tel Aviv - San Francisco line starting July 10
Delta is Resuming Its Flights to Israel
The New York-Tel Aviv-New York line has been renewed
A Wizz Flight from Milan to Tel Aviv
A new Wizz Air line will begin operating on July 17, 2020, offering 7 weekly flights
Imperium Jets Raises $600,000 to Make Private Jet Travel More Accessible
The pre-seed funding round comes as the startup sees demand for their services in response to changes to travel caused by the coronavirus
At the Height of the COVID-19 Era: Israir is Making History
The airline rescues Israeli families from all over Europe and returns them safely to Israel
Turkish Airlines launching low-cost brand in Israel
Turkish Airlines is bringing Anadolu Jet, its low-cost brand used for flights from Sabiha Airport, the smallest airport in Istanbul, to Israel.
El Al's 15th Dreamliner 'Daliyat El Carmel' lands at Ben-Gurion Airport
The new Dreamliner is the third 787-8 model, one of four El Al purchased.
El Al to launch direct flights from Dublin to Tel Aviv in May
The direct flight, which is approximately six hours, will allow easy access between the two hi-tech cities.
Israir to launch route between Tel Aviv and Yerevan
The airline also announced plans to launch seasonal routes between Tel Aviv and Palma de Mallorca in Spain and the Latvian capital Riga.
Corendon Airlines launching 5 new Tel Aviv routes
The Turkish airline is launching new routes between Tel Aviv and cities in Germany, Italy, Greece and Bulgaria.
Air India adding flights on Tel Aviv - Delhi route
The airline will soon operate six weekly flights instead of just three.
El Al wins prestigious award
The distinguished award was presented to representatives of El Al at the leading annual Dublin Aircraft Finance Conference.
S7 Airlines to launch Novosibirsk – Tel Aviv service
Russian carrier Siberian Airlines plans to add a new route to Israel in April.
Israir launches new weekly flight to Zurich
Israeli airline also increasing flights to Ljubljana, Slovenia to two weekly flights starting in May.
El Al considering direct flights from Casablanca to Tel Aviv
Moroccan citizens looking to fly to Israel directly might finally have the opportunity to do so.
Israir to launch route between Haifa, Larnaca
The airline will operate weekly 50 minute flights on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
Transavia to launch new flight route from Brussels to Tel Aviv
Starting from March 2020, the airline will begin operating flights three times a week.
El Al to test flights between Tel Aviv, Australia
The long, 17-hour flight to Australia will use the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, and will be the longest direct flight El Al has ever flown to date.
El Al receives 13th Dreamliner
This is part of the company's strategic plan to replace its aircraft fleet with the newest planes.
El Al launches route to Chicago
During the event, El Al CEO Gonen Ussishkin gave a model of El Al's Dreamliner aircraft to the governor of Illinois.
Wizz Air launches new flights from Katowice and Warsaw to Eilat
Passengers will be able to fly from Warsaw to Ramon Airport on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
Billionaire Sir Richard Branson launches Virgin services in Israel
This comes after last month's launch of Virgin Atlantic's daily Tel Aviv - London flights.
Ryanair to launch flights between Toulouse and Tel Aviv
The new route will operate twice a week.
SkyUp Airlines launches new flights from Ukraine to Tel Aviv
Flights are set to launch in November.
Virgin Atlantic launches London - Tel Aviv route
Watch: El Al's new Dreamliner flies over Jerusalem!
Aptly named 'Jerusalem of Gold', El Al's new plane flew over the city it was named after.
Virgin to serve Israeli menu
The Good Egg Restaurant operates two branches in London.
Say goodbye to El Al's jumbo 747-400
Since 1971, the company has operated tens of thousands of flights on this route with jumbo jets.
El Al presents 'Jerusalem of Gold' Dreamliner
El Al unveils unique design of company's 12th Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.
El Al to launch routes to Dublin, Dusseldorf
The Israeli airline will offer three weekly flights each.
Wizz Air to expand operations in Israel
Wizz Air will continue to contribute to the local economy and encourage tourism to Israel.
TAP Air Portugal to expand Israel route
The airline will soon double the frequency of flights on the line between Tel Aviv and Lisbon.
American Airlines to fly nonstop from Dallas to Israel
It will be the first time the airline has flown to Ben-Gurion International Airport since 2015.
easyJet launches route from Tel Aviv to Toulouse
EasyJet operates flights between Tel Aviv and 18 select destinations in Europe.
Air Seychelles to fly between Israel, Seychelles
With direct flights to Tel Aviv, the Seychelles will be the first country in Africa to operate the A320neo.
Israir doubles Haifa-Eilat weekend flights
Israir's flights to and from Eilat are now also flying via Haifa Airport.
Israir to launch Tel Aviv - Odessa flights
'The city offers a vacation combining sunbathing on the beach with Jewish history and a vibrant culture and nightlife.'
El Al is off to Vegas!
El Al will soon be operating direct flights to and from eight destinations in North America.
Air Europa to launch Tel Aviv - Malaga route
The flights will operate twice weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Sun d'Or launching flights between Tel Aviv and Dubrovnik
The route is the airline’s second to Croatia, following the company’s existing flights to Zagreb.
El Al to launch direct flights between Tel Aviv and Tokyo
The direct flights to Japan are part of El Al's plan to expand its flight routes to meet the needs of both Israeli travelers and international travelers arriving in Israel.
RwandAir to fly to Tel Aviv
The airline will connect tourists and business travelers between Tel Aviv and its network via its Kigali hub.
Wizz Air now offering flights from Vilna to Eilat
The new line will begin operating from October 2019 with two weekly flights.
British Airways will soon use new Airbus A350-1000 to Tel Aviv
This new model has a new business class plan, with a special suite for each passenger.
Atlas Global expanding routes between Turkey and Israel
Tourists from nearly every country find Israel to be a phenomenal destination.
El Al decorates plane with illustrations of San Francisco and Vegas
The illustrations, wrapped around the fuselage, are of San Francisco on one side, and the other side of Las Vegas.
Bluebird Airways to launch route between Tel Aviv, Prague
Israel continues to be a hot destination for tourists from around the globe.
EasyJet to increase flights between Israel and Italy
The airline connects Ben-Gurion Airport to Milan Malpensa, Naples and Venice.
TAP Air Portugal inaugurates Tel Aviv-Lisbon route
TAP is now operating daily flights to the Portuguese capital with connections to North America.
Ryanair launching Tel Aviv-Nuremberg route
The low-cost carrier will operate two flights a week from between Tel Aviv and Nuremberg on Mondays and Fridays.
Ryanair to launch flights from Budapest to Tel Aviv
The new flights will operate four times a week.
Wizz Air to launch new route from Krakow to Tel Aviv
Flights are set to begin operating on September 16, 2019.
Ryanair's Lauda to launch Tel Aviv - Vienna flights
Flights begin October 27 with one-way fares starting from €37.
Architectural Digest spotlights Israel's new airport
'A forward-thinking approach to living within the confines of a harsh desert.'
Turkish Airlines launching direct Tel Aviv-Izmir flights
The airline will also launch direct flights to and from Antalya.
Ryanair to launch Tel Aviv-Berlin flights
The airline is set to launch daily flights between Tel Aviv and Berlin starting in October.
Ben Gurion Airport to introduce automated security checks
Machines will replace human inspectors.
First international flight lands at new Ramon Airport
The airport creates an impressive new international gateway to Southern Israel and the Red Sea.
United Airlines to launch non-stop flights from Washington, DC to Tel Aviv
The flights will operate 3 times a week and are expected to eventually operate even more frequently.
easyJet to launch Tel Aviv-Nantes route
The UK low-cost carrier will operate three weekly flights to France's sixth largest city.
El Al to launch direct flights from Chicago to Tel Aviv
El Al received eight Dreamliner planes and, with another eight coming, even more new flight routes will be possible.
Ryanair to launch Tel Aviv-Marseilles route
The Irish low cost carrier will offer three weekly flights starting in October.
Virgin Atlantic CEO excited about Tel Aviv
Virgin Atlantic will launch its new route between Tel Aviv and London Heathrow in September.
El Al announces new direct flight between Orlando, Tel Aviv
These new flights come on top of direct flights begun by El Al to Las Vegas and San Francisco.
Alitalia Airlines to launch direct flights from Milan to Tel Aviv
The new flights between Milan and Tel Aviv will operate between July 29 and October 25, 2019
Arkia to launch direct flights between Goa & Cochin, India and Tel Aviv
The flight should take about seven hours and will be offered on Arkia’s new Airbus a321neo LR.
Austrian Airlines to expand routes to Israel
As of February 17, three additional round-trip weekly flights will be added to the flight schedule.
Sun D’Or to launch direct flights from Tokyo to Tel Aviv
Israeli tourism to Japan and vice versa has seen a recent increase.
Air Armenia to launch flights from Yerevan to Tel Aviv
The airline now flies between Russia’s Voronezh Airport and Yerevan. The same flight will then continue on to Tel Aviv
Sichuan Airlines to join IMTM for first time
The airline will make its debut at the international tourism show on February 12-13 at the Expo Tel Aviv.
China Southern Airlines to launch flights from Guangzhou to Tel Aviv
These new flights will make Tel Aviv accessible from both Guangzhou and Shenzhen.
Israel inaugurates new international airport
Referred to by some as Timna Airport in light of its location, the official name is Ramon International Airport.
Hainan Airlines to launch direct flight from Shenzhen to Tel Aviv
This route will replace the current route between Tel Aviv and Guangzhou.
Ryanair launches flights from Sofia, Athens and Bucharest to Tel Aviv
Ryanair offers flights from 15 European destinations to Tel Aviv as well as to Eilat.
RwandAir to launch route to Israel
Israel is opening up to Africa as more airlines from the continent are eager to fly to the Jewish State.
Ilan Ramon Airport to open on January 22
The new airport will create an impressive new international gateway to Southern Israel and the Red Sea.
Virgin Atlantic plans London-Tel Aviv flights
Israel remains a top destination for tourists from around the world.
In first, Latin American airline LATAM lands in Israel
The new LATAM flights will increase the number of tourists from Latin America.
El Al announces new flight – to Vegas!
The flights will be operated on the new Dreamliner planes in the Economy, Premium and Business Classes.
Singapore Airlines to fly direct flights to Tel Aviv
The airline will announce specific dates for flights to Tel Aviv soon.
Lufthansa celebrates 50 years in Israel
From 2 weekly flights in 1968 to more than 80 weekly flights!
Ryanair to fly from Thessaloniki to Tel Aviv
Ryanair will now have 11 routes to and from European destinations to Tel Aviv.
United to operate new Dreamliner Boeing 787-10 on NY-Israel route
The 787-10 will offer passengers a variety of improvements and innovations.
Arkia and Vietnam Airlines sign new deal
The addition of Arkia as an additional designated carrier on the route to Bangkok with El Al was made possible following an aviation agreement signed between Israel and Thailand.
Transavia strengthens its presence in Israel
Israel is a major market for Transavia and will bring in hundreds of thousands of tourists on flights to Israel.
EasyJet launches Tel Aviv – Stansted route
Airlines are adding more routes to meet the demands of tourists who want to travel to Israel.
El Al announces new route from Manchester
The line will begin operating on May 26, 2019, and will offer three weekly flights.
Air India expanding Tel Aviv route
The company's goal is to eventually reach a daily flight.
Air France celebrates 85th birthday in Israel
The company, which began flying to Israel before the establishment of the State of Israel, noted the importance of the Israeli market.
Ryanair adds flights from Memmingen to Tel Aviv
Starting in October, Ryanair will launch new flights connecting Memmingen, in Bavaria, Germany, with Tel Aviv, Israel.
TAP to launch flights from Lisbon to Tel Aviv
TAP nonstop flights from Lisbon, Portugal to Tel Aviv, Israel will start in April 2019.
Tokyo-Israel flights on the way?
Israel continues to rise as a top destination for foreign tourists.
China’s Sichuan Airlines to launch direct Tel Aviv-Chengdu route
The duration of the flight from Chengdu to Tel Aviv will be eight hours and twenty minutes.
EasyJet adds flights from London Stansted to Tel Aviv
This new connection allows every area of London to be very well connected to the Holy Land!
Wizz Air to launch new winter routes to Eilat
Wizz Air is launching two new winter routes connecting Eilat with Budapest and Sofia.
United Airlines to launch DC-Tel Aviv flight
The airline will start flying from Dulles International Airport to Tel Aviv three times a week beginning May 22, 2019.
Lot to connect another Polish city with Israel
The new connections are offered to satisfy Israel’s growing popularity among Polish tourists.
50 years in Israel: Lufthansa launches 2 new routes
German airline Lufthansa, which is celebrating 50 years of operations in Israel, is expanding its activity to another destination in Israel: Eilat.
Transavia expanding activity in Israel
Israel is a major market for Transavia.
Wizz Air announces new route from Vienna to Eilat
Hungarian airline Wizz Air continues its expansion in Israel.
Air Europa to operate weekly flight from Madrid to Eilat next winter
The new route from Madrid Barajas to Eilat Ovdah will open on October 30, flying weekly through to March 26, 2019.
Lufthansa may launch direct flights to Eilat
The German carrier currently operates several daily flights to Israel’s Ben Gurion airport.
Air India adds fourth flight to Israel
Air India is the first airline to fly over Saudi Arabia to Israel, reducing flight time to just six hours.
Wizz Air to Operate New Winter Route from London-Luton to Eilat
The announcement underscores Wizz Air's commitment to the Israeli market and its ever-growing expansion.
MyWay Airlines Launches Direct Flights from Tbilisi to Tel Aviv
The Georgian airline joins many other airlines that have recognized the value of launching routes to Israel.
Wizz Air to Operate New Route From Sibiu, Romania to Tel Aviv
The new route, which will commence on 14 July with two weekly frequencies, on Tuesdays and Saturdays, is the sixth direct WIZZ route from Romania into Israel.
Hainan plans Tel Aviv - Guangzhou flights
Hainan Airlines will launch a new direct route with three weekly flights between Guangzhou and Tel Aviv from August 2.
Transavia to Launch Direct Route From Amsterdam to Eilat
Israel is a top tourist destination and will continue to grow and become recognized as such in the years ahead.
Air Moldova Launches Route to Israel
As the global travel industry learns that Israel is a top tourist destination, more airlines will add routes to Tel Aviv and Eilat.
LATAM to Launch Flights from Brazil to Israel
Israel's incoming tourism industry continues to grow as more airlines understand the importance of creating easily accessible routes to the Holy Land.
British Airways to Bring Even More Tourists to Israel This Summer
The airline is increasing its weekly flights to 19 flights between Tel Aviv and London.
Blue Bird Airways Launches New Route Between Tel Aviv and Vienna
As Europe discovers Israel as among the top destinations in the Middle East, more airlines are opening routes to accommodate demand.
Israir Launching Summer Flights Between Tel Aviv, Scotland, Norway
These destinations join the list of new routes launched by Israir in recent months, including Genoa in Italy, Baku, Azerbaijan, Sochi in Russia and Pafos.
Edelweiss to Launch New Direct Route from Zurich to Eilat
For the first time, and with cooperation with the Tourism Ministry, Edelweiss, Switzerland's leading leisure travel airline and a member of the Lufthansa group, is to open a new direct route from Zurich to Eilat from October 28, 2018.
Air India Receives Green Light to Fly to Israel Over Saudi Airspace
The airline will start flying the route three times a week from March 22.
Ethiopian Airlines to Operate Dreamliner on Route to Israel
The airline announced it has launched a new mobile app and will begin using the Dreamliner for the route to Tel Aviv.
El Al Receives its Fourth Dreamliner
El Al is updating its fleet of airplanes as part of an effort to replace old planes and to meet the demands of the market.
Alitalia Expanding Activities in Israel
The Italian airline plans to add flights to Israel this summer.
Arkia Acquires 50% of Aero Handling
Ben Gurion Airport Opens New Passenger Concourse
The new extension in Terminal 3, Wing E, will accommodate up to 1,800 more passengers per hour, allowing for dozens of additional incoming and outgoing flights daily.
Ben Gurion Airport to be Reclassified as 'Large'
Ben Gurion Airport, which is currently categorized as a medium-sized airport will now be included among the world's largest airports.
ASL Airline to Launch Direct Flights from Paris to Tel Aviv
French airline ASL is launching a new direct route between Paris and Tel Aviv.
Air India May Launch Direct Route Between Delhi and Tel Aviv
Air India as announced it may launch a direct route between Delhi and Ben-Gurion Airport this March
Cathay Pacific Adding Flights to Hong Kong-Tel Aviv Route
Cathay Pacific announced on Sunday that it will expand its operations in Israel to six weekly flights between Tel Aviv and Hong Kong.
Arkia Authorized to Operate Flights Between Bangkok, Tel Aviv
Israeli airline Arkia has been authorized to operate regular flights from Tel Aviv, Israel, to Bangkok, Thailand
Sichuan Airlines Expected to Launch Flights From Chengdu, China to Tel Aviv
Israel's tourism industry is growing exponentially as evidenced by more airlines that are adding routes to Israel.
Wizz Air Increases London Flights
Budget-airline Wizz Air will increase its offering of flights from London Luton to Tel Aviv.
El Al Malaga Flights to Tel Aviv
El Al has launched the first direct flight between Malaga in Spain and Tel Aviv, operating on Thursdays and Sundays until the end of October.
New Delhi Flights Launch to Tel Aviv
Air India is launching new direct flights from New Delhi to Tel Aviv, starting from May.
Incoming Tour Operators Association Committee
The Incoming Tour Operators Association in Israel has established a Bureau of Aviation Committee to address changes in the field and create updated business models to market Israel abroad, including aviation matters.
easyJet Considering Eilat Flights
New Domestic Routes in Israel
Talks are in progress to create a “hub” in Tel Aviv for foreign carriers to operate onward flights to Eilat.
Ministry of Tourism is Participating in the International Tourism Fair in India
23 May 2022
Tel Aviv Pride is back and the city is as proud as ever
12 May 2022
Mamilla Hotel in Jerusalem Officially Joins The Set Collection
17 May 2022
Tourism in Israel is Slowly Recovering by Numbers
08 May 2022
17 Israeli companies are exhibiting at the Israeli pavilion at the Dubai Tourism Fair
09 May 2022
Senior Appointments at the Israeli Ministry of Tourism
16 May 2022
Fattal Hotel Chain Announces a New Executive Appointment
16 May 2022
THE DRISCO HOTEL LAUNCHES NEW HYPERLOCAL TOUR
12 May 2022
History at Ben Gurion Airport for Air Cairo
02 May 2022