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Vietnam to open first direct flights to Israel

Vietnam could have its first direct flights to Israel starting next September National carrier Vietnam Airlines plans to launch two flights weekly between Hanoi and Israel’s coastal Tel Aviv City and test its economical viability.

Taking stock of Israeli ingenuity

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AUSTRALIA is increasingly playing its part in Israel’s booming technological revolution, with the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) securing its 18th Israeli company listing in June, and continuing efforts to finalise a dual-listing arrangement with the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.

In next generation of space race, Israel is at the forefront

Elon Musk’s SpaceX will launch an Israeli spaceship to the moon. And that’s just the beginning. Dozens of teams applied to be the first privately funded group to land a spacecraft on the moon and win Google’s Lunar X competition – a $30 million bounty.

Dynamatic Tech, Israel Aerospace Industries, Elcom sign agreement for unmanned aerial vehicles

Dynamatic Technologies Ltd (DTL), Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI), and Elcom Systems have announced a strategic cooperation, to jointly address the needs of the Indian Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) market, under the Make in India initiative of the Indian Government.  The announcement was followed by signing of a cooperation agreement by the companies, regarding production, […]

El Al Israel Airlines posts $25 million profit for 2013; launches subsidiary UP

Israeli carrier El Al Airlines has reported a full-year net profit of $25.4 million for 2013, reversing the $18 million loss the airline posted in 2012. El Al’s revenue increased 4.3% in 2013 to $2.2 billion as expenses for the year were up 3.1% to $1.8 billion, producing an operating profit for the year of […]

EL AL Airlines Selects BoardConnect IFE System

EL AL Israel Airlines has selected the wireless in-flight entertainment system BoardConnect from Lufthansa Systems for 10 Boeing 737s and 2 Boeing 767s, the companies said Wednesday. Using their laptops, tablet PCs or smartphones, BoardConnect allows EL AL passengers to access on-demand audio and video and other content.

Elbit Systems of America Delivering SATCOM Amplifiers for Army Aviation

Earlier this year, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., was awarded a contract for TC-100L amplifiers as part of a weight reduction initiative for the US Army’s OH-58 Kiowa Warrior. Deliveries of the TC-100L SATCOM amplifiers are scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2013.

Israel Will Be First International Customer To Fly Operational F-35 Units

Though late to sign on to the network of nations purchasing the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, Israel will be the first international customer to operate the fifth-generation fighter, Aviation Week’s David Eshel reports. “Israel will become the first non-U.S. operator of the F-35 in the world,” said Steve O’Bryan, Lockheed Martin’s vice president for F-35 program integration and […]