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Airlines cancel flights to
Israel over rocket threat

USA Today, by Bart Jansen

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 7/22/2014 12:09:30 PM

Delta Air Lines, United and US Airways each canceled flights Tuesday to Israel because of safety and security concerns. Delta, which typically flies between New York´s JFK airport and Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, suspended service indefinitely. Delta Flight 468, a Boeing 747 with 273 passengers and 17 crew members, diverted to Paris on Tuesday after reports of a rocket near Tel Aviv, the airline said. US Airways also canceled a flight to Israel Tuesday. Flight 796, which began in Los Angeles, was canceled in Philadelphia before leaving for Tel Aviv. United Airlines canceled flights 84 and 90

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 7/22/2014 12:27:21 PM     (No. 9935414)

El Al hasn´t cancelled its flights.

But here´s a really awesome story:

Gaza Strip Hamas Complain, ‘Their God Changes The Paths Of Our Rockets In Mid-Air’

http://www.inquisitr.com/1364461/israel-miracle-gaza-strip-hamas-complain-their-god-changes-the-paths-of-our-rockets-in-mid-air/

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Reply 2 - Posted by: kahlerbob, 7/22/2014 12:47:19 PM     (No. 9935440)

Well, Kerry just gave Hamas $47 million to buy more missles so no one can blame the airlines.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SnowQueen, 7/22/2014 1:10:29 PM     (No. 9935466)

Obama could send our military to protect American-Israeli flights, but cancelling them is more fun for him. It´s one more way he can act out his hostility toward Jews.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/22/2014 2:44:31 PM     (No. 9935571)

The coo-coo birds in DC should not encounter a problem here. All they need do is flap their wings and soar. If we are to be so fortunate, perhaps they might encounter one of those missiles/rockets.

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