Up (airline)

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Up Airlines logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded November 2013
Operating bases Ben Gurion Airport[1]
Fleet size 5
Destinations 6 [2]
Key people Israel "Izzy" Borovich
Website flyup.com

Up (styled as UP) is a low-cost brand of El Al Israel Airlines.[3]

It is used on some routes to Europe where it replaced El Al itself. All flights of Up are operated by El Al, using El Al's call sign and codes with a four digit number.[4] For flights over two hours the airline uses a buy on board service.[5]


UP serve the following destinations at August 2014:[4]

Country City Airport Notes
Cyprus Larnaca Larnaca International Airport
Czech Republic Prague Prague Václav Havel Airport
Germany Berlin Berlin Schönefeld Airport
Hungary Budapest Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
Israel Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport Base
Ukraine Kiev Boryspil International Airport


UP fleet is composed of the following aircraft:[4]

Aircraft In Service Orders Options W Y Total Notes
Boeing 737-800 5 0 0 36 144 180 transferred from El Al

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Low-cost airlines welcomed to Israel | News". Breaking Travel News. Retrieved 2014-07-18. 
  2. ^ Elis, Niv (2013-11-26). "El Al launches low-cost carrier 'Up' | JPost | Israel News". JPost. Retrieved 2014-07-18. 
  3. ^ "Contact Us." Up. Retrieved on 23 April 2014. "Address: EL AL Israel Airlines Ltd. Customer Care Department POB 41 Ben-Gurion Airport, 7015001 ISRAEL"
  4. ^ a b c Elis, Niv (2013-11-26). "El Al starting low cost airline". Jpost.com. Retrieved 2014-07-18. 
  5. ^ "Menu" (Archive). Up. p. 5/5. Retrieved on 21 August 2014.

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