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El Al flight lands in UAE after becoming 1st Israeli plane to cross Saudi Arabia

 

From left, US National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien, Trump Administration Senior Adviser Jared Kushner, UAE Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash and Israel’s National Security Advisder Meir Ben Shabbat meeting in Abu Dhabi on August 31, 2020. (Israeli Prime Minister’s Office)

 

‘Another step toward regional peace’: Pilot of first Tel Aviv-Abu Dhabi passenger flight says hours were shaved off journey by using shorter route

 

  • An El Al plane seen on a flight tracking website as it makes the first commercial flight between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, by crossing Saudi Arabian airspace, on August 31, 2020. (screen capture: FlightRadar24)
    An El Al plane seen on a flight tracking website as it makes the first commercial flight between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, by crossing Saudi Arabian airspace, on August 31, 2020. (screen capture: FlightRadar24)
  • A picture taken on August 31, 2020, shows the El Al's airliner, which will carry a US-Israeli delegation to the UAE following a normalization accord, lifting off from the tarmac in the first-ever commercial flight from Israel to the UAE at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv. (JACK GUEZ / AFP)
    A picture taken on August 31, 2020, shows the El Al’s airliner, which will carry a US-Israeli delegation to the UAE following a normalization accord, lifting off from the tarmac in the first-ever commercial flight from Israel to the UAE at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv. (JACK GUEZ / AFP)
  • US Presidential Adviser Jared Kushner (L), US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien (2nd-L) and Head of Israel's National Security Council Meir Ben-Shabbat (C) pose for a picture with the flight crew ahead of boarding the El Al's flight LY971, which will carry an Israeli-American delegation from Tel Aviv to Abu Dhabi, at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv on August 31, 2020.(Photo by NIR ELIAS / POOL / AFP)
    US Presidential Adviser Jared Kushner (L), US National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien (2nd-L) and Head of Israel’s National Security Council Meir Ben-Shabbat (C) pose for a picture with the flight crew ahead of boarding the El Al’s flight LY971, which will carry an Israeli-American delegation from Tel Aviv to Abu Dhabi, at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv on August 31, 2020.(Photo by NIR ELIAS / POOL / AFP)
  • A picture taken on August 31, 2020, shows the word Peace written in Arabic, English and Hebrew on the side of an El Al's airliner, ahead of the first-ever commercial flight from Israel to the UAE at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, which will carry a US-Israeli delegation to the UAE following a normalisation accord. (NIR ELIAS / POOL / AFP)
    A picture taken on August 31, 2020, shows the word Peace written in Arabic, English and Hebrew on the side of an El Al’s airliner, ahead of the first-ever commercial flight from Israel to the UAE at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, which will carry a US-Israeli delegation to the UAE following a normalisation accord. (NIR ELIAS / POOL / AFP)
  • US Presidential Adviser Jared Kushner (C-R) and US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien (C-L) pose with members of the Israeli-American delegation in front of the El Al's flight LY971, which will carry the delegation from Tel Aviv to Abu Dhabi, at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv on August 31, 2020. (Menahem Kahana / AFP)
    US Presidential Adviser Jared Kushner (C-R) and US National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien (C-L) pose with members of the Israeli-American delegation in front of the El Al’s flight LY971, which will carry the delegation from Tel Aviv to Abu Dhabi, at the Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv on August 31, 2020. (Menahem Kahana / AFP)

Source: Times of Israel


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