View documentation: Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has a conversation today (Thursday) with the captain of El Al Flight, who brought the Pfizer drug to Israel, Eran Sapir, and with the CEO"To El Al, Avigal Soreq. During the call, Bennett thanked the flight crew and everyone involved in the operation.
Transcript of the call:
re"From Bennett: "The drugs arrive at exactly the critical point in time. Right now these days we are entering the peak of the wave, and I am very happy that it is coming now"
Eran Sapir: "Good evening, Mr. Prime Minister. Eran Sapir, the captain of Flight 234, which landed a few minutes ago, speaks with a very important cargo in the belly of the medicine plane to the State of Israel.".
Prime Minister: "Eran, thank you very much. Good work for you and your people. I would like to thank you and all those involved in the craft, for joining us to bring the medicine here just in time, just a moment before the State of Israel enters the peak of the Omicron wave. This drug is coming at the right time. Together with the people of the health system and the other systems in the country, we have spent the last few weeks preparing for the beginning of the wave. Part of the preparation, is also to take care of a significant inventory of this important drug. Along with having the drugs, I wish we all would not have to use them. The best way, of course, is to get vaccinated. I want to thank you Eran, and I would also love to talk to Abigail (CEO"To EL AL)".
Eran Sapir: "I will transfer Abigail to you immediately. We are happy to be the ones who brought the medicine and we will all take another step to promote us all to get out of this plague, soon".
Prime Minister: "Right. With hard work we will face the plague. We will succeed in this wave as well".
Eran Sapir: "As people in the aviation industry, we have felt very strongly about our flesh, and still feel, the plague. For the benefit of us all and for the benefit of the State of Israel – let us get out of this as soon as possible. Thank you, Prime Minister".
CEO"To El Al, Avigal Soreq: "Honorable Prime Minister, Good evening".
Prime Minister: "Abigail, how are you?"
CEO"To El Al, Avigal Soreq: "I’m fine. We are happy to be a small and important part of your work for the eradication of this plague. We are very proud that we have the right to take a small step, but it is very important for the health of the people of Israel. Proud to be a national airline".
Prime Minister: "I am very happy about the move, and also about your work. I want to thank you and the teams. It is also an opportunity to say thank you to all the people – the people of the health care system, the people of Pfizer, with whom the work is good. The drugs arrive at exactly the critical point in time. Right now these days we are entering the peak of the wave, and I am very happy that it is coming now".
CEO"To El Al, Avigal Soreq: "Again, on my behalf and on behalf of all El Al employees, I would like to thank you for your support of the airlines. I’m sure the airlines are in front of your eyes at this difficult time. I know so, and I want to thank you very much for that".
Prime Minister: "One hundred percent, thank you very much".