EL AL Israel Airlines and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, are set to explore deeper cooperation following the signing of a virtual memorandum of understanding.
EL AL Israel Airlines is to return to London Stansted when the carrier launches a new five-times a week service to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport.
The announcement was made by Michael Strassburger, EL AL Israel Airlines vice president commercial and industry affairs, together with Amir Halevi, director general of Israel Ministry of Tourism.
Aeromexico has launched a new code share agreement with EL AL Israel Airlines. The agreement was signed by the chief executive of both airlines, Andres Conesa for Aeromexico and David Maimon for EL AL.
Boeing, EL AL Israel Airlines and Air Lease Corporation have welcomed the delivery of the carrier’s first 787 Dreamliner. EL AL has secured the airplane through an agreement with Air Lease.
El AL has launched three direct flights between Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport and Logan International Airport Boston on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The three weekly flights to Boston will operate on a 767-300 Boeing aircraft with 218 seats, including 22-bed like seats in Business Class and 28 seats in Economy Class Plus.
Israel flag carrier El Al has revealed plans to launch a new low cost carrier. UP will run 50 flights a week from five destinations in Europe to Israel.
Boeing has delivered EL AL Israel Airlines’ first Next-Generation 737-900ER (Extended Range) airplane. The delivery is the first of six 737-900ERs the Israeli flag-carrier has on order and is the latest addition to EL AL’s all-Boeing fleet.
Travelport and Israeli carrier El Al, today jointly announce a new, multi-year full content agreement. The agreement assures long-term EL AL full content for all Travelport-connected customers. Travelport and EL AL have deployed a range of ancillary options as part of the on-going progress of Travelport Merchandising Platform.
Technology company Sabre Travel Network is now offering pre-paid baggage and other ancillary services from El Al. Sabre-connected travel agents worldwide can now reserve and buy pre-paid baggage, pet transfers and unaccompanied minors. Seat reservations will follow later this year.
El Al Israel Airlines and London Luton Airport have recently celebrated the second anniversary of the Tel Aviv service from the Airport. Launched in May 2009, to date the Airline has carried over 160,000 passengers on the route.