Thursday June 23, 2022

VIDEO: Emirates operates first passenger flight to Tel Aviv

VIDEO: Emirates operates first passenger flight to Tel Aviv

An Emirates aircraft takes off from Dubai International Airport.

Emirates has taken off to Tel Aviv, marking the airline’s first passenger flight to Israel.

Emirates flight EK931 departed with 335 passengers, including a VIP delegation and Israeli media onboard at 1220hrs local time.

The new daily service will provide Israeli travellers convenient access to Dubai, with easy connections to popular holiday destinations like Australia, Philippines, the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.  Emirates will also offer convenient access into Tel Aviv from diverse points across its network with multiple daily and weekly flights, many of which are home to thriving Jewish communities.