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  1/30/2007, Shevat 11, 5767

El Al Ends Flights to Turkey and Cyprus March 1st

(IsraelNn.com) El Al Israel Airlines announced Tuesday it will discontinue its Istanbul (Turkey) and Lanarca (Cyprus) routes on March 1st.

A statement by the company said “The Istanbul and Lanarca routes don’t meet our declared criteria in the reorganization and suffer from high security costs and other operational limitations.”

The airline operated three flights a week to each city.