El Al ends in-house Boeing 747-400F freighter operations, expands operations with ASL Airlines and AirBridgeCargo

Type Retired: June 30, 2019 (flight LY872 Liege - Tel Aviv with 4X-ELF)

El Al Israel Airlines has ended its in-house Boeing 747-400F freighter operations. Instead the company is farming out the freighter work to sub-contractors ASL Airlines and AirBridgeCargo.

The last revenue cargo flight was operated on June 30 between Liege and Tel Aviv as flight LY872 with the pictured Boeing 747-412F 4X-ELF (msn 26563).

El Al has been offering 747-400F freighter service since 2010.

Top Copyright Photo: El Al Cargo (El Al Israel Airlines) Boeing 747-412F 4X-ELF (msn 26563) LGG (Rainer Bexten). Image: 909944.

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