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An Airline Losing Its Way

El Al Airlines will be reinstating direct flights between Boston's Logan International Airport and Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.

El Al Airlines will be reinstating direct flights between Boston's Logan International Airport and Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
Photo Credit: Tsahi Ben-Ami / Flash 90

Today, Israel needs a national Airline more than ever before, but despite her slogan, sadly El Al is not exactly justified in calling herself Israel.

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4 Responses to “An Airline Losing Its Way”

  1. Walter Coslovi says:

    Unfortunatley today, everything is privatised and maximise profits for shareholders, so now there is no national airline but a global one.

  2. Walter Coslovi says:

    Unfortunatley today, everything is privatised and maximise profits for shareholders, so now there is no national airline but a global one.

  3. Chaya Wintergreen says:

    sadly true

  4. Chaya Wintergreen says:

    sadly true

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El Al Airlines will be reinstating direct flights between Boston's Logan International Airport and Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.

The past decade saw the privatization of El Al and today the airline is more dedicated to keeping public shareholders happy than she is to fulfilling any sort of national mission. A perfect case in point happened recently when a profit-motivated El Al attempted to charge the President of the State of Israel an exorbitant $4,700 to haul a security mandated oxygen tank.

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