EL AL ISRAEL AIRLINES IS THE ONLY AIRLINE FLYING NONSTOP TO/FROM ISRAELAlso Providing Complimentary Hotel Accommodations to Arriving Israel Passengers Stranded in New York Today Due to Canceled Domestic Connecting Flights
(New York, NY) February 10, 2010–EL AL Israel Airlines is the only carrier flying to and from Israel today, providing uninterrupted nonstop service. Â All other airlines flying between the east coast and Israel have canceled their inbound and outbound flights. Â Additionally, select airlines flying to and from Israel have already canceled tomorrowâ€™s flights.Â This morning, EL AL nonstop flights landed on time at both JFK and Newark International Airports. There is one more EL AL nonstop flight departing this evening from JFK and three non-stops are scheduled to land at JFK and Newark tomorrow morning.EL AL also made every effort to accommodate any passenger who arrived at either JFK or Newark International Airport today whose connecting domestic flight was canceled.
Offer Gat, Vice President, North and Central America, EL AL Israel Airlines states, â€œEven though we are not required to provide any passenger with a complementary hotel room due to other airlines canceling flights, we offered stranded passengers who arrived this morning from Israel these special accommodations. EL AL is committed to make sure that these passengers have a quick, easy and safe journey to their final destination.â€
About EL AL
Celebrating more than 60 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.Â Worldwide, EL AL flies to more than 40 destinations from Israel and serves dozens of other destinations throughout the world via partnerships with many other carriers (including 22 additional cities in the U.S.A.). Only EL AL has First Class service on nonstop flights between the U.S.A. and Israel. The airline has annual revenues of about $2.1 billion and carries more than 1.9 million passengers every year.
EL AL embodies Israelâ€™s values of innovation and caring and the promise of a genuine Israeli welcome.Â Your Israel experience begins with EL AL and warm Israeli hospitality. Israeli flight attendants will make you feel at home, the best trained Israeli pilots will take you to and from Israel and passengers enjoy enhanced in-flight dining with freshly prepared healthy meals.
EL AL. Itâ€™s not just an airline. Itâ€™s Israel.