Second Wave of Holiday Tourists Expected in Israel This Week

El Al added about 25,000 additional seats on outgoing overseas flights for the holidays, including to New York, Bangkok, and Kiev.

A second wave of vacationers departing for overseas destinations is expected at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Sunday, in advance of Yom Kippur and Sukkot. The initial surge came prior to the Rosh Hashanah holiday.