Report: Security snafu on El Al flightPlane was taxiing toward takeoff when crew member noticed there were no security men on board.
'Biblical sheep' heading to IsraelRare breed of sheep said to be descended from Jacob's flock to be shepherded to Israel with the help of a Canadian Jewish couple and El Al.
Pilot shortage crisis leads El Al into a nosediveAhead of busy summer, pilots complain they work 200% overtime and must fly short notice because airline is 30 pilots short.
El Al flights delayed - pilots skipped work?Flights to Barcelona and Newark delayed, passengers say they were told pilots didn't show up to work; El Al denies, but doesn't explain.
El Al, Rolls-Royce sign ‘biggest ever export deal’As a part of a renewal program, El Al to add 15 new jetliners to its fleet, have Rolls-Royce supply the engines.
Immodest movie leads to ruckus on El Al flightPassenger detained after behaving violently on a flight from Poland because of the film being shown.
El Al plane breaks a wing in AmsterdamWhile being towed to runway for takeoff back to Israel, Boeing 737's wing hits into gate and breaks.
El Al flights canceled after pilots refuse to flyTwo El Al flights to Brussels and New York were canceled following pilots’ protest of labor agreement.
LA: El Al employees evacuatedInvestigators later determined the package contained non-hazardous liquid.
El Al: Crew can't stay overnight in BrusselsConcerned that its crews could end up in the hands of terrorists, the airline has issued several security warnings to workers.
Support-Israel credit card sues El Al $21 millionHAS Advantage - first-ever card to allow Israel donations together with purchases - sues Israeli airline for breaching agreement and more.
Israeli guests surprise US town, get kosher foodThe people of Billings, Montana, didn't know what hit them, when engine trouble led an El Al flight to make an emergency stop
El Al Flight Attendants Say Goodbye to High HeelsEl Al overturns June rule requiring all female flight attendants to wear high heels during flights after fierce backlash.
El Al Accepts Ten Olim into Pilot CourseEl Al has accepted ten foreign residents into its pilot course - one of them a haredi woman.
El Al Pilot Who Fought Munich Terrorists DiesUriel Cohen bravely tackled a grenade-wielding terrorist during an attack on Israeli tourists, saving countless lives.
Haredi Woman Accepted into El Al Pilot CourseNehama traveled from Jerusalem to the US every year to accumulate required number of flying hours to be admitted into El Al's course.
El Al to Buy Boeing 787 DreamlinersAerospace giant Boeing says Israel's national airline will purchase and lease up to 15 of its high-tech 787 Dreamliners.
Jews and Bees on their Way to JapanCommercial relations between Israel and Japan are "flying high."
El Al Could be Penalized for 'High Heel-Gate'Reports indicate El Al's requirement of female attendants to wear high heels could become subject of a government investigation.
El Al Flight Makes Mid-Air U-TurnBoeing 747-400 took off from Ben Gurion Airport, experienced technical problem and flew back to Israel.
Tourist Charged Extra $1,180 to Return to IsraelWhen Etti Buskila inquired into putting daughter on early flight back from Nepal, El Al said it would cost $1,180 - before flip-flopping.
Hundreds of Israelis Stranded Abroad SundayFour separate plane malfunctions - in Greece and Italy - keep hundreds of Israelis from returning home after Passover holiday.
Heavy Turbulence Evokes Pleas and PrayersPassengers on an El Al plane headed to Israel from Brussels got the scare of their lives after hitting a 'vertical wind vortex.'
Vayigash:: We Are FamilyThere is more that binds us than what divides us.
Reunion of Lone Soldiers and Parents after the WarAfter 50 grueling days battling Hamas terrorists, El Al reunites soldiers with parents in the first meeting in years for many.
Technical Malfunctions Hit Two Israeli AirplanesEl Al jet from Munich grounded over landing gear problems, same day Ofek Jets' propeller plane makes emergency landing in Ben Gurion.
El Al Plane Makes One-Engine Emergency LandingDrama in Ben Gurion as flight to Toronto with 194 passengers forced to return after engine shuts off.
El Al Tells Passengers It's OK to Cancel FlightsIsraeli carrier says it will allow flights to be cancelled or postponed for up to six months, in view of security situation.
Plane Makes Unscheduled Stop for Violent PassengerAn El Al plane en route to Munich made an emergency landing to remove a violent passenger.
Ruckus at Airport over Delayed FlightFlight 323 to Paris postponed again and again, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:50 p.m.
Captain Ill, El Al Flight Makes Emergency LandingFirst-captain suddenly falls sick in mid-flight, plane makes emergency landing in Croatia. Doctor passenger helps treat pilot.
El Al Pilots' Strike EndsEl Al management reaches agreement with pilots that brings an end to strike.
Passengers Stuck in Airport After El-Al MishapMass exodus from Ben-Gurion slow for passengers stranded by workers' strike.
El Al Passengers Stranded in Airport, Pilots AWOLPassengers of four departing flights are stuck and the pilots can't be found. A work dispute appears to be the reason.
El Al Disaster Averted in LondonEl-Al pilots realize just in time that their landing gear not deployed; incident under investigation.
Overbooked, Underfed El Al Passengers Take OffAfter hours of delay, El Al planes finally depart - kosher food and passengers intact.
Kosher Meal Shortage Causes El Al DelaysEl Al flights departing from Ben Gurion Airport Monday are expected to leave 1-2 hours late.
El Al's New Promo Clip Puts New Spin on FlyingEl Al releases creative new musical video in attempts to boost sales.
Tragedy On El Al Flight From LA To TAPassenger with medical condition insists on boarding Los Angeles flight despite passing out numerous times, tragically passes away in air.
El-Al Signs Deal Providing More Routes into CanadaCanadian tourists now able to visit Israel via their local airports after Israel's flagship carrier signs deal with local airline.
Mishap on El-Al Plane Under InvestigationDrinks cart spills, shattered glass over cockpit seats during landing sequence last week, prompting investigation.
El Al Comes in Second in London 'Noise Olympics'According to the officials at Heathrow Airport, El Al has the second noisiest fleet of planes. The airline says it is fixing the problem.
El Al Presents Its New 737-900 JetNational carrier initially ordered six 737-900 jets. Boeing announces today it has ordered 2 more.
Israel's National Airline Faces Uncertain FutureEl Al in trouble as $75 Million investment falls through, amid continuing financial losses.
Flight Arrives in Israel After Emergency LandingAn El Al flight that made its way from Thailand and was forced to make an emergency landing in Eritrea arrived safely in Israel.
El-Al Grounds Daytime Flights to EilatIn response to concerns about new Israel Aviation Authority guidelines El AL suspends daytime flights to Eilat; nighttime flights unchanged.
Israeli Planes Missile-Proofed with C-MUSICA new system will protect civilian aircraft from shoulder-fired missiles. Sinai terrorists a known threat.
El Al Torah Read in Synagogue for the First TimeEl Al CEO Shkedy took part in the reading of the scroll, written over a period of three years by thousands worldwide.
Israel Signs 'Open Skies,' Hopes for Lower FaresAt a festive ceremony Monday, Israel officially signed the “Open Skies” agreement with the European Union
El Al Jet Nearly CrashedA 737 jet with 100 aboard almost crashed into a mountain near Eilat last month.
Lapid: Airline Strike is FutileFinance Minister says "open skies" agreement is a done deal.
El Al, Arkia, Israir to Strike SundayAirlines protesting a proposal to finalize a deregulation plan they say will cause layoffs.
European Politics and Airliner ‘Safety Ratings’?A German-based airliner crash evaluation center lists El Al's safety rating at 24 and Lufthansa at 11 but the numbers don't add up.
US Grounds Boeing 787 Dreamliner JetThe US FAA has joined Europe, Japan and India in grounding Boeing’s 787 wide-body Dreamliner passenger jet. Only Poland operates the jet.
El Al to Replace Flight Manuals with iPadsEl Al Airlines will begin a trial project next month ahead of transferring all flight manuals on its Boeing 777 fleet to iPads.
Torah and Hanukkah Unite Reps. Cantor and ShultzTorah and Hanukkah combined their strength to bring together rival Reps. Cantor and Schultz for completion of a “unity” Torah scroll.
El Al Plane Makes Emergency Landing in IrelandAn El Al flight making its way to New York makes an lands in Ireland after smoke is detected in the passenger compartment.