Second Highest for In-Flight Service of All Premium Airlines
NEW YORK –October 7, 2013
– EL AL Israel Airlines has been recognized for excellent in-flight service by readers of Condé Nast Traveler Magazine. EL AL scored second place (after Singapore Airlines) for having the best in-flight service of all airlines around the world that were surveyed.
Participants identified as business travelers were asked to rate airlines and hotels in the magazine’s 16th annual Business Travel Awards based on a variety of criteria, with more than 79,000 surveys tabulated.
“As we continuously strive for excellence and offer top quality service, we are proud to receive this recognition from readers of such a prestigious travel magazine who also have the highest standards,” said Danny Saadon, EL AL Vice President, North and Central America. “These achievements are a credit to the untiring determination and careful attention to detail that our employees adhere to on a daily basis.”
EL AL is the only airline with three classes of service on nonstop flights between the U.S.A. and Israel, including first class. The airline also offers the most nonstops between New York (JFK/Newark) and Israel as well as the only nonstop service from Los Angeles. EL AL passengers experience warm Israeli hospitality, Israeli flight attendants who make you feel at home and the best trained Israeli pilots. Enhanced in-flight dining with freshly prepared healthy, kosher meals is provided in all classes of service.
Exclusive benefits are offered to EL AL Matmid Frequent Flyer Club members, including special fares and promotions. Free Matmid registration is available on EL AL USA Facebook (ELALIsraelAirlinesUSA
) About EL AL
Celebrating 65 years of service, EL AL, Israel's national airline, offers the most nonstop flights between New York (JFK/Newark) and Israel as well as the only nonstop service from Los Angeles. Worldwide, EL AL flies to 35 destinations from Israel and serves dozens of other destinations throughout the world (including the USA) via partnerships with many other leading carriers. Only EL AL has first class service on nonstop flights between the U.S.A. and Israel. The airline has annual revenues of about $2 billion and carries 3.6 million passengers every year.
EL AL embodies Israel's values of innovation and the promise of a genuine Israeli welcome.
EL AL. It's not just an airline. It's Israel.