MODERATE: ISRAEL: Security drill underway at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport

Friday, 22nd November 2019:

Local sources reported that Terminal 1 at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport (TLV/LLBG) was closed and operations were transferred to Terminal 3 due to a security drill taking place until 13:00 local time (11:00 GMT). Explosions will reportedly be heard during the exercise.

ADVICE: Anticipate heightened security and possible disruptions to operations at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport for the next several hours. Contact airline representatives or booking agents for updates.

The alert is of MODERATE risk and issued for 22/11/2019 until 23/11/2019