Israel: Flight Delays from Ben-Gurion Airport  

Key Points  

  • Israel warns of flight delays and cancellations due to an ongoing strike at the Ben Gurion International airport  


As of 27 March 2023, flights departing from Ben-Gurion Airport are suspended due to a workers union strike. Travelers are advised to anticipate travel disruptions until the airport continues permitting flights.  

What are the Changes? 

The government of Israel has advised that flight delays and cancelations at the Ben-Gurion airport are expected as a result of the ongoing strike opposing the government’s planned judicial reform. 

Looking Ahead  

The situation is expected to change quickly, and travelers should expect travel disruptions. Continue to check the government of Israel’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.

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