Snake on a plane delays flight

January 9, 2017 8:01 pm

Snake on a plane delays flight A flight between Oman and United Arab Emirates had to be grounded after baggage handlers found a stowaway in the plane’s cargo hold. Flight EK0863 had to be delayed when they found a snake in the cargo hold, the BBC reported. The airline told...

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Turbulence at El Al

November 20, 2016 3:33 am

As El Al’s management and its pilots trade accusations, “Globes” examines what’s behind the dispute. El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. (TASE: ELAL) pilots are demanding a $270 million aggregate annual pay rise involving a 60% increase in their base pay, amounting …

Turkey – Smartraveller advice

July 17, 2016 10:10 am

Current Advice Level: High degree of caution Latest update: The attempted coup in Turkey has failed and the situation is normalising. Localised military activity continues. You should continue to avoid unnecessary travel, large gatherings and demonstrations. Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen international airports in Istanbul, and Esenboga airport in Ankara, have...

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