FAA temporarily halts all US flights to Israel

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The US Federal Aviation Administration issued a rare 24-hour ban on all flights from America to Israel’s only public international airport on Tuesday afternoon, following reports that a rocket fired by Palestinian militants landed near the airport. Only three US airliners have service to Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv — Delta, United and US Airways — meaning that all American flights to the country are effectively grounded for at least a day during the height of tourism season, as The New York Times points out.

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