The flight landed in a small air force base in Canada after experiencing issues. El Al has stated that the problem is being fixed and the passengers are all safe.

An El Al plane

An El Al plane Photo credit: Wikipedia

An Israeli flight from New York to Tel Aviv has made a successful emergency landing in Canada.

Flight ELY008, operated by Israel’s national carrier El Al, experienced problems that caused loud noises to come out of the plane’s engines. It landed safely in the Goose Bay air force base in Newfoundland.

The company said in a statement that it is “working to fix the problem and to take care of the passengers.”