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London – Luton celebrates Purim in Tel Aviv to mark its cooperation with EL AL and the addition of another daily frequency from Tel Aviv

Glyn Jones, Managing Director at Luton Airport in London and the airport management held a Purim party for some 800 travel agents and tourism coordinators, in cooperation with EL AL

As part of the event, the Avenue Hall at Airport City was designed in the style of an English garden. The “Queens Guards” stood at the entrance and a model of Big Ben was set up inside the hall

Attending the event were UK Ambassador Mathew Gold, EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy, Chair of the Travel Agents Association Kobi Karni, Pini Ginzburg, ISSTA CEO Achishai Gal, Diesenhaus  CEO Eyal Sellouk, Mona Tours Director Benny Asher and many others.

EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy related at the event: We met two years ago and I said then that I really love London but could not visit at the time. I promised then that we would continue to work towards strengthening the route and that is what we did. Today EL AL operates 6 weekly flights to Luton on convenient daily flights.”

Luton Airport Glyn Jones, Managing Director Luton Airport greeted his guests in Hebrew, wishing them a Happy Purim and added: “ I am pleased to be here in Tel Aviv again and to host this event with our esteemed partner, EL AL Airlines. Luton Airport is the ideal option for passengers; it is closer, faster and cheaper.”

In the photo (right to left): EL AL CEO Elyezer Shkedy, Managing Director Luton Airport Glyn Jones and UK Ambassador to Israel H.E. Matthew Gold.

Photo: Sivan Faraj, copyright free, for use in all system media.

Publish Date 26/02/2013