Zim experienced a challenging quarter.  Its overall fright carried dropped 4.3%. However, in light of an increase in freight charges, Zim revenue actually rose by 6%. Offsetting the increase in revenue, was the rising price of oil, which caused the company’s losses...
American Airlines plans to return to Israel. After its merger with US Air, American flew to Israel for a brief period, after acquiring US Air’s Philadelphia-Tel Aviv route; a route which American terminated soon after the merger. American announced its new destinations...
According the Central Bureau of Statistics, the number of visitors to Israel this past year came to 4.9 million; representing a 12% increase. 4.6 million were regular tourists (a rise of 10.5%) and 353,000 were day visitors (passing through on ships, or...
EL Al managed to turn a minimal profit during the second quarter of 2019, reporting profits/of $84,000, after losing $18 million in Q1 of 2018. While El Al dropped to carrying 25.7% of the passengers in and out of Ben Gurion Airport,...
As of Friday July 3rd El Al grounded the last of its flights. A dispute between management and the pilots was the final blow. El Al still has not reached an agreement with the Israeli Treasury on terms of bailout...
El Al announces plans to expand its partnership with Viasat in order to provide high speed internet to all of its planes. Currently, El Al’s new 787 Dreamliners are equipped with the Viasat system. El Al will now install the system in...
El Al, Israel Airlines, is in serious difficulty, after a year and a half of pandemic. The Israeli government has put far more restrictions on air travel than almost any government, except  for Australia and New Zealand. Moreover, the government or, more...