737-900ER in El Al Israel Airlines livery. Courtesy, Boeing El Al Israel Airlines posted a third-quarter net profit of $37.4 million, up 79% over net income of $20.9 million earned in the prior-year period. Revenue rose just 1% year-over-year to $605.8 million, but the Tel Aviv-based carrier lowered expenses 6% to $458 million, producing an operating profit of $147.8 million, up 31%. President and CEO Elyezer Shkedy noted in a statement that El Al “continued to deal with the ...

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