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  8/28/2014, Elul 2, 5774

KLM Flights to Ben Gurion Will Have Cyprus Layover


KLM announced tonight (Thursday) that from here on in its Amsterdam-Ben Gurion flights will now have a 40-minute layover in Cyprus, according to a report by YNet.

"As of this evening, all Amsterdam-Ben Gurion flights will have a short layover in Larnaca  before continuing on to Israel due to logistical constraints," the airline announced. However, sources notified YNet that one of the major reasons for the layover was to be able to assess the security situation before landing in Israel.

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