El Al, Etihad sign MOU to explore cooperation

Following the recognition of Israel by the United Arab Emirates and the upcoming establishment of scheduled flights between the countries, flag carriers El Al Israel Airlines (LY, Tel Aviv Ben Gurion) and Etihad Airways (EY, Abu Dhabi Int'l) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore "deeper cooperation". The two airlines said they would seek to establish a codeshare partnership covering flights between Tel Aviv Ben Gurion and Abu Dhabi Int'l, as well as services beyond the two hubs. The cooperation...