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Israeli plane lands in Istanbul - for the first time in a decade

Israeli plane lands in Istanbul - for the first time in a decade

After a decade during which Israeli planes were not allowed into Turkey, Israeli passenger plane arrives in Istanbul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/02/2021 23:27
Supermarket tycoon Rami Levy to purchase Israir Airlines

Supermarket tycoon Rami Levy to purchase Israir Airlines

Israir poised to be sold to founder and owner of Rami Levy supermarket chain.David Rosenberg, 29/12/2020 13:42
Coming soon: Direct flight from Tel Aviv to Casablanca

Coming soon: Direct flight from Tel Aviv to Casablanca

El Al preparing to operate flights between Morocco and Israel. Israir CEO: As far as we’re concerned – we can start next week.Ben Ariel, 11/12/2020 04:07
PM to first Israir pilot to fly to Dubai: You brought peace closer

PM to first Israir pilot to fly to Dubai: You brought peace closer

PM Netanyahu, Transportation Minister Regev congratulate pilot of first Israir commercial flight to Dubai upon the flight's landing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/12/2020 20:02
Direct flights to Dubai begin in December

Direct flights to Dubai begin in December

Israir will offer a round trip to Dubai starting at $280. The first flight will be held in early December in honor of UAE National Day.Ido Ben Porat, 26/10/2020 02:01
Israeli airline to open direct Abu Dhabi flights

Israeli airline to open direct Abu Dhabi flights

Israir Airlines says it plans to open direct flights between Tel Aviv and Abu Dhabi after Israel and the UAE agreed to normalize relations.AFP, 10/09/2020 21:55
Israir planning to shut last flight route to Eilat

Israir planning to shut last flight route to Eilat

'Illogical and unreasonable to cut Eilat off and harm residents, we cannot allow this to happen,' Eilat mayor says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2020 12:59
Chabad hasid rescued from Kazakhstan

Chabad hasid rescued from Kazakhstan

Young man becomes trapped in Kazakhstan after coronavirus crisis leaves him unable to fly back to Israel or renew his passport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2020 19:36
El Al CEO: 'Without aid from the government, we won't be able to recover from the crisis'

El Al CEO: 'Without aid from the government, we won't be able to recover from the crisis'

Knesset committee, airlines, hold special meeting to discuss coronavirus crisis. 'Even the strongest airlines in the world received aid.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2020 14:42
The medical boot of the PA and Hamas keep their people in permanent lockdown.

The medical boot of the PA and Hamas keep their people in permanent lockdown.

The Palestinian Authority and Hamas have put their political agenda ahead of the health and safety of their own people.Opinion.Barry Shaw, 23/05/2020 22:03
Israir to operate two flights to Italy

Israir to operate two flights to Italy

Israir to bring back Israelis from Italy in the wake of the outbreak of the coronavirus.Kobi Finkler, 22/03/2020 04:22
Two Israeli airlines cancel international flights

Two Israeli airlines cancel international flights

Israir and Arkia stop flights until the end of March in wake of Israel's decision to order isolation for those returning from abroad.Ben Ariel, 10/03/2020 05:33
Israir launches new weekly flight to Zurich

Israir launches new weekly flight to Zurich

Israeli airline also increasing flights to Ljubljana in Slovenia to two weekly flights starting in May.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2020 03:04
The low-cost 'private' flight

The low-cost 'private' flight

Israeli couple boards flight from Italy to Israel - and discovers they're the only passengers.Chana Roberts, 02/07/2019 11:28
El Al, Israir, won't merge

El Al, Israir, won't merge

Israeli airlines rescind appeal asking Antitrust Authority to reconsider opposition to proposed merge.Reut Hadar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 14:00
Passengers forced to evacuate Israel-bound plane

Passengers forced to evacuate Israel-bound plane

Jet leased by Israir fills with smoke on tarmac at Budapest airport, leads to emergency evacuation from plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2018 10:40
Israir flight grounded during takeoff

Israir flight grounded during takeoff

Chaos ensues on plane after one of the engines found defective.Yoni Kempinski, 16/02/2017 13:24
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, 13/07/2015 10:25
Foul-Mouthed Family Returns to Israel

Foul-Mouthed Family Returns to Israel

Two sisters and the husband of one of them were recorded threatening a flight attendant over chocolate.Gil Ronen, 23/02/2015 08:29
Scuffle Over Chocolate - Due to the 'Occupation'?

Scuffle Over Chocolate - Due to the 'Occupation'?

Channel 2 reporter insists video of Israelis arguing with Israir steward over duty-free chocolate the fault of the 'Occupation'.Eliran Aharon and Tova Dvorin, 22/02/2015 13:56
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, 18/04/2013 20:38
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., 27/02/2012 17:45