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Three El Al Employees Arrested For Fraud, Money Laundering

Following a protracted investigation, police have announced the arrests of three unidentified Romania and Poland-based El Al employees accused of multiple fraud, money laundering and tax offenses between the years 2008 and 2013. Read more

NY Sex Offender Gets Prison After Groping Woman On El Al Flight

NEWARK, N.J.  — A registered sex offender who admitted that he improperly touched a sleeping woman aboard a flight from Israel to the U.S. has been sentenced to 13 months in prison. Read more

El Al Found Guilty Of Discrimination For Reseating Woman To Accommodate Male Passenger

Israel’s national carrier, El Al, can no longer accede to the requests of ultra-Orthodox passengers to not to sit next to women, a Jerusalem court said Wednesday in a landmark ruling. Read more

El Al Passenger: I Was Bumped Because I’m Haredi

A Los Angeles rabbi who lives in Israel and travels often to his US congregation said El Al prefers to bump passengers from minority sectors such as haredim from overbooked flights instead of other passengers. Read more

El Al Security Breach

I had the pleasure of being on “flight 007” going from Israel to NY Wednesday. Read more

German Court: El Al Must Pay Passengers For Delayed Flights

A German court has ruled that El Al Airlines must pay passengers when its flights are delayed by three hours or more, according to the Globes business news website. Read more