WOW Air collapses, leaving thousands of passengers stranded

WOW Air collapses, leaving thousands of passengers stranded

A number of airlines, including Icelandair, EasyJet, Norwegian and Wizz Air offered special 'rescue fares' for stranded passengers.Sara Rubenstein, 3/28/2019, 5:39 PM
Germania airline goes bankrupt

Germania airline goes bankrupt

Berlin-based airline files for bankruptcy, announcing cancellation of all its flights, including those to and from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 9:53 AM
$16,000 flights sold for $675

$16,000 flights sold for $675

Cathay Pacific Airlines to honor tickets mistakenly sold at a 96% discount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2019, 5:56 PM
First time: China to Israel in 8 hours

First time: China to Israel in 8 hours

First flight of China's Sichuan Airlines lands at Ben-Gurion Airport; 'Line will lead to further growth in incoming tourism to Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2018, 1:07 PM
Another airport sit-off between haredim and women

Another airport sit-off between haredim and women

An Austrian Airlines flight to Vienna was delayed for 40 minutes because 26 haredi passengers refused to sit near women.Uzi Baruch, 6/29/2018, 6:36 PM
Airline copilot survives after being pulled out of window

Airline copilot survives after being pulled out of window

Copilot left dangling halfway out of aircraft after cockpit windshield blows out at 32,000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 2:59 PM
Latin America's largest airline starts direct flights to Israel

Latin America's largest airline starts direct flights to Israel

Latam to begin direct flights between Brazil and Israel by year's end.JTA, 4/8/2018, 3:41 PM
'Airline had no compassion' as child with cancer misses flight

'Airline had no compassion' as child with cancer misses flight

Mother of 3-year-old child flying to see surgeon says extended security line, relocation of flight gate, heartlessness caused missed flight.JTA, 3/15/2018, 9:29 PM
How much do airlines profit off of tickets?

How much do airlines profit off of tickets?

Which airline achieved an unusually high profit margin in 2017, even without charging baggage fees?Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2018, 12:13 AM
Passenger forced to pay $1145 after flight overbooked

Passenger forced to pay $1145 after flight overbooked

Woman claims airline refused to allow her to board plane, forced her to return nine days late. Judge orders woman to compensate airline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 3:04 PM
Chinese airline flies to 'Palestinian Territories'

Chinese airline flies to 'Palestinian Territories'

Passenger aboard a Hainan Airlines flight discovers the in-flight navigation map lists the “Palestinian Territories” instead of Israel.Elad Benari, 10/28/2016, 5:43 AM
New flight connects Israel's north and south

New flight connects Israel's north and south

Deputy Minister Kara welcomes new route from Rosh Pina to Eilat, revealing plan to create Galilee regional flight hub.Ari Yashar, 1/28/2016, 4:47 PM
El Al's New Promo Clip Puts New Spin on Flying

El Al's New Promo Clip Puts New Spin on Flying

El Al releases creative new musical video in attempts to boost sales.Rachel Benaim, 4/13/2014, 10:42 PM
Dubai-Based Emirates Named World's Best Airline

Dubai-Based Emirates Named World's Best Airline

Dubai-based Emirates was named as the world's best airline, according to the annual airline ratings published by SkyTrax.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 5:40 PM
Boeing 787 Dreamliner Becoming a Nightmare?

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Becoming a Nightmare?

Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner is facing new problems, just a month after a four-month hiatus due to major issues with its lithium-ion batteries.Chana Ya'ar, 6/12/2013, 10:28 AM
Airline to Bring Millions of Tourists to Israel

Airline to Bring Millions of Tourists to Israel

Low cost European airline Ryanair claims it will succeed in bringing 4-5 million tourists to Israel annually.Rina Tzvi , 6/9/2013, 7:22 PM
Hungarian Airline Begins Low-Cost Tel-Aviv Route

Hungarian Airline Begins Low-Cost Tel-Aviv Route

The Hungarian airline Wizz Air began operating low-cost flights from Budapest to Tel Aviv. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/19/2012, 7:19 AM
El Al to Replace Flight Manuals with iPads

El Al to Replace Flight Manuals with iPads

El Al Airlines will begin a trial project next month ahead of transferring all flight manuals on its Boeing 777 fleet to iPads.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/17/2012, 8:50 PM
Blizzard Paralyzes Eastern US

Blizzard Paralyzes Eastern US

After watching Europe cope with snow and massive travel dislocations, America's East Coast found itself in a similar predicament. Amiel Ungar, 12/28/2010, 7:17 PM
Europe Faces "Brrden" of Winter

Europe Faces "Brrden" of Winter

After the Iceland volcano chaos of last spring the European traveler is buffeted by an Arctic winter. Airlines, trains, roads impasssable.Amiel Ungar, 12/19/2010, 6:06 PM
Security Probe for Air Canada

Security Probe for Air Canada

Canadian transportation minister orders probe into airline following YouTube video outlining a security breach.Elad Benari, 8/4/2010, 5:04 AM
Israel, Ukraine Ink Trade Deal

Israel, Ukraine Ink Trade Deal

Israel and Ukraine have signed a free trade agreement and will add another airline to the route between the two nations.Hana Levi Julian, 2/23/2010, 9:56 AM
Compensation for Flight Delays

Compensation for Flight Delays

Passengers on delayed or cancelled flights in or out of Israel will get compensated, according to a bill moving through the Knesset. Zalman Nelson, 7/9/2009, 2:07 PM