EL AL News
  Flying without luggage? EL AL saves you the wait in line for check in! 04/11/2013
  EL AL Presents its 2013 Summer Timetable 04/08/2013
  EL AL to Upgrade London Route with More Daily Flights – Added Daily Frequency to Luton, the Second Largest Airport in London 01/07/2013
  El Al President Elyezer Shkedy today presented the financial reports for the first quarter of 2013 28/05/2013
  EL AL Continues to Renew and Rejuvenate its Fleet – One Boeing 767-200 to be Retired from Service 27/05/2013
  The Writing of the EL AL Torah Scroll for the Unity of Israel Is Completed 19/05/2013
  EL AL Launches –
Self Check-in Service for Passengers Departing from Ben-Gurion Airport
  EL AL and FIMI Fund Sign Agreement by which FIMI Will Invest Up to 75 Million Dollars in EL AL and Join Knafaim as the Airline’s Controlling Group 15/04/2013
  EL AL Adds 4 daily Frequencies to Eilat this Summer 18/03/2013
  President of EL AL Israel Airlines Presents EL AL Bible to Director of Important Holocaust Memorial in Berlin and Leads Sefer Torah Signing 13/03/2013
  London – Luton celebrates Purim in Tel Aviv to mark its cooperation with EL AL and the addition of another daily frequency from Tel Aviv 26/02/2013
  EL AL Extends Economy Class Plus Service to its 767-300 Fleet as ofFebruary 18, 2013 19/02/2013
  EL AL continues to streamline – reducing its personnel rolls – terminating the employment of 200 non-tenured employees and employees with personal contracts and introducing organizational changes 17/02/2013
  Advance Sale of Preferred Seats to All Passengers 30/12/2012
  EL AL Presents – the e-Cockpit 17/12/2012
  EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy, Israel Prize Laureate Photographer David Rubinger and Beersheba Mayor Rubik Danilovitch lit the third Chanukah candle yesterday at the opening of the “Moments in the Sky” exhibition displaying historic photos by David Rubinger at the EL AL Lounge. 12/12/2012
  Added Morning Flight to Kiev (KBP) on Mondays Beginning April 2012 02/12/2012
  EL AL Retiring the Last of its Boeing 757 Aircraft from Service 26/11/2012
  EL AL Continues to Upgrade and Renew its Fleets
The 767-300 Fleet to be Renovated at an Overall Investment of Four Million Dollars
  EL AL will allow customers to cancel or change their flight departure date 19/11/2012
  Tour of Jerusalem by EL AL Management 08/09/2012
  EL AL Launches New Service As Offered by Airlines around the World – EL AL Upgrade 05/09/2012
  ALUT Children Paint Calendar Pictures for EL AL Passengers 30/08/2012
  The Israel Delegation to the Olympic Games Departed this Morning for London on Flight LY315 17/07/2012
  EL AL's Matmid Frequent Flyer Club is Celebrating its Millionth Customer and Giving Away Millions of Points 11/06/2012
  Elyezer Shkedy, El Al President & CEO, today presented the Company’s financial results for the first quarter of 2012. 28/05/2012
  EL AL is Proud to Present: Economy Class Plus 23/05/2012
  EL AL in Facebook –
Celebrate Independence Day in Israel
  EL AL Leads the Aviation World! 12/04/2012
  EL AL's Response to the FAA Decision 11/04/2012
  El Al: Company revenues for 2011 grew by 4%,
To $2.4 billion
  Due to Continuing Price Hikes in Jet Fuel, EL AL Must Adjust its Fuel Surcharge on Flights to North America, the Far East and South Africa as of March 20, 2012, in Line with Other Airlines 19/03/2012
  Elyezer Shkedy, President and CEO of EL AL, presented the financial reports for the third quarter of 2012 12/03/2012
  Following Record Price Hikes for Jet Fuel, EL AL is Obliged to Adjust the Fuel Surcharge, as Have All Other Airlines, as of February 20, 2012 13/02/2012
  EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy Presents a Matmid Club Membership Card to the Club’s Millionth Member 12/02/2012
  Airline Ratings: EL AL Surpasses the European Airlines 12/02/2012
  EL AL Winter Deal for Quick Deciders –
5-Day Winter Sale at Special Fares
  Like Many Airlines around the World, EL AL Increases Fuel Surcharge on Routes to North America, the Far East and Africa 29/12/2011
  EL AL and Leumi Card in Joint Deal 05/12/2011
  Female Pilot Smadar Shechter Participates in the EL AL Flyover 05/12/2011
  Changes in EL AL's Flights to London Due to Expected Passport Control Strike in London on Wednesday November 30, 2011 29/11/2011
  EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy and Chairman of the Board Amikam Cohen to Waive 20% of Their Salaries 24/11/2011
  Special EL AL Matmid Frequent Flyer Club Benefit in Honor of the New Year 17/11/2011
  EL AL Retires Veteran 767 Aircraft 10/11/2011
  EL AL Launches Online Virtual Global Store Shopping, in conjunction with Best Buy 10/11/2011
  EL AL Continues to Streamline
Approximately 200 Temporary Employees to Leave by the End of the Year
  Jason Alexander Arrives in Israel on EL AL Flight from New York – First Photos in Israel 24/10/2011
  EL AL Continues to Streamline, Reducing Operations on Unprofitable Routes – Flights to/from Odessa and Dnepetrovsk to be Discontinued 24/10/2011
  EL AL Cargo Increases Activity in International Markets 23/10/2011
  Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick Asks EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy to Open a Direct Route to Boston 03/10/2011
  EL AL Opens Second Campaign with Omri Caspi as Presenter
It will continue to use “The Best Hands in the World” slogan of the previous campaign, with Omri Caspi presenting EL AL’s representatives as he sees them.
  At the initiative of El Al CEO Elyezer Shkedy:
El Al personnel volunteer on Israel’s public diplomacy front
in a project called “El Al Ambassadors -- Blue and White Advocates”
  New EL AL check-in desks in Heathrow airport 26/09/2011
  EL AL Launches a New Program – EL AL GlobaLY —
For Matmid Frequent Flyer Club Members
Residing Around the World
  High above earth, near the clouds, a bit ahead of the sun and moon… 22/09/2011
  For the first time – an interline agreement between EL AL and the premier Canadian airline WestJet 22/09/2011
  EL AL Posts a Trivia Quiz on its Website
Each Day, One Participating Ticket-Buyer Will Get His Money Back!
  EL AL to operate on the basis of the TSA’s guidelines regarding bringing containers of liquids aboard flights departing for the United States, as required by all airlines flying to the US, starting September 19, 2011 15/09/2011
  EL AL Continues to Grow –
EL AL Signs Agreement to Purchase Four New Boeing 737-900 ER Passenger Aircraft
  El Al: Revenues for the 2nd quarter of 2011 grew by about 6%, to $530.5 million 18/08/2011
  EL AL Adopts Soldiers
EL AL Adopts Paratrooper Battalion 202
  Aviation Industry Summit Meeting:
EL AL Chairman of the Board Amikam Cohen and EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy hosted Jim Albaugh, Executive Vice President of the Boeing Company, on his first visit to Israel
  Joint EL AL and Leumi Card Venture – Leumi Card Customers who are Matmid Club Members Can Purchase Bonus Tickets for Half the Number of Points

500 Tickets Allocated for this Deal
  Following Record Price Hikes in Jet Fuel, EL AL Must Adjust its Fuel Surcharge as of April 1, 2011 02/08/2011
  Exclusive EL AL and Harel Insurance Partnership:
EL AL Customers Can Book Exclusive Travel Insurance Online – in One Click
  Sun D'Or Unveils Its 2011 Winter Timetable 02/08/2011
  New on the EL AL Website
Payments through PayPal
  Attorney Lior Tanner Appointed EL AL Deputy Manager Marketing Division and Matmid Frequent Flyer Club Manager Tanner Will Assume His New Position in September 26/07/2011
  EL AL Operating Scheduled and Charter Flights for Sun D'Or to Resort Destinations in Europe until September 20/07/2011
  EL AL Enlarges Fleet of Planes and Upgrades Bangkok Route –
Boeing 747-400 to Join Fleet
New Aircraft Intended Mainly to Serve Bangkok Route
  Elyezer Shkedy, Company CEO & President, today presented El Al's financial results for
the first quarter of 2011
  EL AL, the National Carrier of Israel, Will Hold the Airline’s Third Annual Independence Day Flyover in the Skies of Israel, on the Country’s 63rd Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration 05/05/2011
  EL AL Matmid Frequent Flyer Club Offers a Special Benefit for the Passover Holiday – 20% More Points on Conversions of Credit Card Points 14/04/2011
  EL AL – the Official Carrier for Israel’s Athletes to the 2012 London Olympics 07/04/2011
  EL AL Presents Its 2011 Summer Schedule 30/03/2011
  EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy Presents Fourth Quarter and 2010 Financial Reports 27/03/2011
  EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy today announced that he is personally transferring to EL AL's Fund for “Excellence and People” 50% of the bonus for 2010 to which he is entitled by contract (approximately NIS 5.7 million, gross) 24/03/2011
  EL AL Board Receives Israel Securities Authority Auditor’s Report .

The airline intends to examine the report findings thoroughly. It will implement an internal enforcement plan, correct shortcomings, and draw the appropriate conclusions without delay.
Book now for travel through October
  EL AL to Discontinue Direct Sao Paulo Flights as of November 10, 2011 08/03/2011
  EL AL Expands Fleet –
Signs Agreement for Purchase of Boeing 747-400 Passenger Plane
  Fly EL AL and Surf the Web at NGN Speed 06/02/2011
  EL AL and Siberia Airlines Extend their Codeshare Agreement 05/02/2011
  A Window of Opportunity for Anyone Who Likes to Write… 03/02/2011