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EL AL Presents its 2013 Summer Timetable

The Summer Timetable in Effect Since as of Week and until October 26, 2013 

EL AL's summer timetable this year is even more extensive than last year’s. The airline is increasing the number of flights to London, Moscow, Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich and Budapest and offering more capacity to Bangkok, Barcelona and Amsterdam

During the peak summer season EL AL will operate 289 weekly flights from Ben-Gurion Airport to some 35 destinations worldwide

On tap are up to 31 weekly flights to North American destinations (22 to New York, 5 to Los Angeles, to Toronto), 6 weekly flights to Bangkok , 5 weekly flights to Hong Kong, 22 weekly flights to London including 11 to Luton, London), 20 to Paris and 18 to Moscow.

EL AL Vice President Commercial and Aviation Ties David Maimon: “For the 2013 summer season, great efforts were made to meet the needs of all our customers, in particular our business travelers. We are certain that the improvements we’ve introduced will enable you to present to your customers as the first and preferred choice.

“EL AL continues to meet the needs of our joint customers: an improved timetable, an enlarged supply of flights and seats, an upgraded fleet and the introduction of Economy Class Plus, Express Check-In and many other exclusive services.

“The timetable reflects a special emphasis on EL AL's growth destinations and on meeting the various needs and requests of the airline’s customers.  EL AL people in Israel and overseas, on the ground and in the air, do their utmost for our customers.”

North America 

Los Angeles – Throughout the season, EL AL is operating 5 weekly direct night flights to Los Angeles, Sunday – Thursday.

New York – EL AL operates up to 22 weekly flights to JFK and Newark Airports on 747 and 777 aircraft.

Toronto – EL AL operates 3 weekly flights on the route, with operations increasing to 4 frequencies in the height of the summer season.


Far East and Africa
Bangkok – EL AL operates direct night flights on this route, Saturday – Thursday, a total of 6 weekly flights. In the height of the season, the flights will be operated on 747-400 aircraft every day. 

Hong Kong – Hong Kong is a business destination throughout the year and a popular tourist destination for families, especially in the summer. EL AL operates up to 5 weekly flights to Hong Kong on 777 aircraft.

Mumbai, Beijing and Johannesburg – EL AL operates three weekly direct flights with a timetable especially suited to the needs of business and leisure travelers.

Western Europe
London – EL AL operates a morning and evening flight Sunday – Thursday and a morning flight to Heathrow Airport on 747 and 777 aircraft.
Likewise, the airline operates a morning and afternoon flight Sunday – Friday to Luton Airport on 767 planes.
During the height of the season, the airline will operate 11 flights to Luton Airport, a total of 22 weekly flights to London.

Paris – EL AL operates 2 morning flights, Sunday – Friday on 777 and 767 aircraft and an afternoon flight Sunday – Thursday on 767 planes. During the height of summer, EL AL will operate 20 weekly flights to this destination.

Marseilles – EL AL operates 4 weekly flights to this destination.

Rome – This season EL AL is operating a morning flight Sunday – Friday and an evening flight Sunday – Thursday, for a total of 9 weekly flights.

Madrid and Amsterdam – Both of these destinations will have morning flights Sunday – Friday and an evening flight Sunday – Thursday, a total of 11 weekly flights on each route.

Brussels – EL AL operates a morning flight Sunday – Friday and an evening flight Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday, a total of 9 weekly flights.

Barcelona – During summer 2013, EL AL is operating a morning flight Sunday – Friday with a new, convenient timetable on 767 and 747-400 aircraft and will reinforce the route at the height of the summer with an additional flight on Saturday night, a total of 7 weekly flights.

Zurich and Milan – EL AL operates, daily flights, Sunday – Friday, to these destinations, a total of 12 weekly flights to each destination.

Geneva – During the season, EL AL operates 3 weekly flights, Sunday, Tuesday and
Thursday and will increase the frequency in the height of the season with 4 additional flights, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, for a total of 7 weekly flights.

Berlin – EL AL is increasing its flight activity to this destination and offering morning flights, Sunday – Friday, and 5 evening flights on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, totaling 11 weekly flights to this destination.

Frankfurt – EL AL operates morning flights, Sunday – Friday, and evening flights, Sunday – Thursday, for a total of 11 weekly flights.

Munich – EL AL operates morning flights Sunday – Friday and on Sunday and thursday  an additional flight in the evening: a total of 8 weekly flights.

Vienna – EL AL operates afternoon flights Sunday – Thursday to this destination. In the height of the summer, the airline will add a morning flight on Sunday and Friday, for a total of 7 flights.


Eastern Europe

Budapest – EL AL operates morning flights to this destination, Monday – Friday, and an evening flight on Thursday. The airline will operate another flight on Saturday night, totaling 8 weekly frequencies.

Prague – EL AL operates 5 evening flights, Sunday – Thursday.
 
Warsaw – EL AL is offering 5 morning flights on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Bucharest – Due to high demand for both incoming and outgoing flights, EL AL is operating 12 weekly flights to this destination.

Sofia – EL AL operates 3 weekly flights.  

Moscow – On this route, EL AL operates up to three daily flights and has added two evening flights, on Monday and Wednesday, for a total of 18 weekly flights.

Kiev – This season, EL AL will operate a morning flight on Monday and Friday and an evening flight Sunday – Thursday, totaling 7 weekly flights.

Regional Routes

Eilat – EL AL operates up to 4 daily flights on this route, totaling up to 21 weekly flights, connecting to many of EL AL’s worldwide destinations.

Athens – To this destination, EL AL operates 5 weekly morning flights, Monday – Friday.

 
Publish Date 08/04/2013