Israel Airlines - El Al is the national flag carrier of Israel. They commenced operations in 1948. As of July 2019, El Al has a fleet of 43 aircraft. El Al serves 51 different destinations on 4 continents.
Due to its strict security El Al is considered as one of the most secure airlines worldwide. In its 70 year history El Al has been involved in 3 accidents and incidents. Between 1968 and 2002 El Al has been involved in 9 terrorists attacks.
Useful El Al info
- El Al booking a flight or vacation package online
- Earn points with the El Al frequent flyer club - MATMID
- El Al baggage allowance
- El Al check in online
- El Al customer service telephone number
Other Israel airlines operating local and international flights include:
Sun D'or s a fully owned subsidiary of El Al Israel Airlines which uses the brand mainly for seasonal scheduled and charter services mostly to European destinations; Austria, Croatia, Georgia, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal and Russia, Slovenia, Spain and the Ukraine. Sun D'or have a small fleet of about 5 aircraft.
Arkia is Israel's second-largest airline, operating scheduled domestic and international services, as well as charter flights to destinations in Western Europe and across the Mediterranean. Arkia have a fleet of 9 aircraft.
Israir have a fleet of 8 aircraft and operate flights to; Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Georgia, Germany and Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain.
Find out more about Israel's many public transport options