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  2/20/2012, Shevat 27, 5772

Yaakov Ganot to Head Israeli Airports Authority

Yaakov Ganot, who has served as the director of the Internal Security Ministry and the Transportation Ministry, will be appointed as the new director of the Israeli Airports Authority.

Ganot will replace outgoing director Kobi Mor. Among the tasks Ganot will be responsible for are the construction of the new airport in Timna, building a complementary airport to the Ben Gurion Airport and construction and development of the Ben Gurion Airport.