Arkia

Arkia flight returns to land in Barcelona

Arkia flight returns to land in Barcelona

Italian plane leased by Israeli company forced to turn back due to malfunction in one of its engines.Reut Hadar, 4/15/2019, 5:05 AM
170 Israelis stranded in Zanzibar

170 Israelis stranded in Zanzibar

Arkia discovers technical issues with plane, passengers sleep on airport benches while waiting for flight home. Arkia: We'll provide hotels.Reut Hadar, 10/27/2017, 1:05 PM
Israeli Planes to Eilat Given Anti-Missile Systems

Israeli Planes to Eilat Given Anti-Missile Systems

Security system has started installing Magen Rakia (Sky Shield) on Israeli flights out of fear of shoulder-mounted missiles from Sinai.Ari Yashar, 7/13/2015, 10:25 AM
Emergency Mess at Ben Gurion on Busiest Day Ever

Emergency Mess at Ben Gurion on Busiest Day Ever

A state of emergency was declared at Ben Gurion Airport Thursday, the airport's busiest day ever.David Lev, 8/22/2013, 12:59 PM
Arkia Plane Lands Safely After Engine Malfunction

Arkia Plane Lands Safely After Engine Malfunction

An Arkia airplane carrying 72 passengers landed safely at the Ben Gurion Airport after discovering a technical failure in the engine.Elad Benari, 8/19/2013, 1:15 AM
El Al, Arkia, Israir to Strike Sunday

El Al, Arkia, Israir to Strike Sunday

Airlines protesting a proposal to finalize a deregulation plan they say will cause layoffs.Gil Ronen, 4/18/2013, 8:38 PM
Arkia Plane in Emergency Landing, Passengers Safe

Arkia Plane in Emergency Landing, Passengers Safe

Turboprop plane with 67 on board forced to land after engine catches fire.Gil Ronen, 1/13/2013, 1:32 PM
Turkey Rejects Israeli Security Request

Turkey Rejects Israeli Security Request

The Turkish government rejected a request by Arkia Israel Airlines for increased security at the Antalya airport. Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/13/2012, 5:02 PM
The Histadrut Threatens to Close Israel's Skies

The Histadrut Threatens to Close Israel's Skies

Union officials say the government has two weeks to meet their demands over Israel's "open skies" deal with Europe – or else!Gabe Kahn., 2/27/2012, 5:45 PM