Ben-Gurion Airport

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'I'm happy that Muslims prayed in a synagogue'

'I'm happy that Muslims prayed in a synagogue'

MK Yehuda Glick 'happy' that Muslims prayed in Israeli airport synagogue, used prayer shawls as floor mats.Ido Ben Porat, 25/10/2016 14:57
Shin Bet deports Iranian Turkish Airline pilot

Shin Bet deports Iranian Turkish Airline pilot

Captain sent to Israel in 'mix-up,' not allowed to stay for the night in order to prevent precedent.Tova Dvorin, 14/05/2016 21:32
Biometric Passport Stands Debut at Airport

Biometric Passport Stands Debut at Airport

Goodbye, long lines: 17 stands introduced in latest step to transfer Israeli ID system over to biometric.Tova Dvorin, 20/05/2015 15:50
Why Did a Saudi Plane Land in Israel?

Why Did a Saudi Plane Land in Israel?

Saudi Airlines plane lands overnight in Ben-Gurion due to technical difficulties, despite lack of official diplomatic relations with Israel.Tova Dvorin, 06/05/2015 16:11
ISA Now 'Settler Profiling' at Ben-Gurion Airport

ISA Now 'Settler Profiling' at Ben-Gurion Airport

ISA reportedly intimidating right-wing activists, attempting to recruit informants; rights group condemns 'totalitarian' tactics.Tova Dvorin, 14/11/2014 10:26
Two Rockets Intercepted Over Gush Dan

Two Rockets Intercepted Over Gush Dan

Hamas boasts of 'barrage on Ben-Gurion airport', despite no hits or damage - minutes before Security Cabinet meets on ceasefire.Tova Dvorin, 25/07/2014 12:31
Turkey' Extends Suspension of Israel Flights

Turkey' Extends Suspension of Israel Flights

Turkey's national carrier extends its suspension of direct flights to Tel Aviv, cites security reasons.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2014 05:12