El Al is asking for a Israeli state aid package

El Al Israel Airlines Boeing 737-958 ER WL 4X-EHI (msn 41559) MUC (Gunter Mayer). Image: 955218.

El Al Israel Airlines has announced it has requested $100 million in state aid from the Israeli government due to the government’s strict COVID-19 travel restrictions.

The flag carrier has suffered due to its large loss of traffic and has reported a financial loss in the past three years.

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https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/israeli-carrier-el-al-raises-demands-state-aid-appeals-prime-minister-2021-09-23/

Top Copyright Photo: El Al Israel Airlines Boeing 737-958 ER WL 4X-EHI (msn 41559) MUC (Gunter Mayer). Image: 955218.

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