El Al Israel Airlines has confirmed it will discontinue its UP budget brand as the company revises its European market business to implement a new economy fare-structure system on European El Al mainline flights. The new product sale to Europe will launch April 30 on departing flights from Oct. 15. In addition, the Israeli flag carrier named former pilot and current VP-commercial Gonen Usishkin as its new CEO, replacing David Maimon who announced in November he would step down after four ...

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