Milan Bergamo Airport’s route network development has continued with the significant announcement of the Italian gateway’s new airline partner, Arkia Israeli Airlines’ link to Tel Aviv. Set to commence on June 1st, Arkia will launch the airport’s first direct link to Israel.
EasyJet is resuming flights to and from Tel Aviv following a ban on airlines flying to the city’s main international airport was lifted by US and European aviation regulators.
easyJet is planning a third route between the UK and Tel Aviv. The airline, which already flies to the city from Manchester Airport and London Luton Airport, will start services from London Gatwick Airport from 1 April 2014.
The Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality and the Tel Aviv Global & Tourism Administration have launched two new schemes designed to help improve the visitor experience and strengthen the image of the city around the world. The two schemes are a unique course for taxi drivers and free city-wide wi-fi access.
Breaking Travel News interviews Kam Jandu, general manager for sales in the UK for bmi. Bmi is launching an online rewards tool for business travel programs. It has also grown its route network to Cairo, Moscow and Tel Aviv. The interview was conducted at the Business Travel Show, Earls Court, London.