The Israeli Health Ministry is warning passengers of El Al flight from New York to Israel Last week may have been exposed to the measles.
The Health Ministry is warning that passengers that were on EL AL Flight 002 which departed from Kennedy Airport in New York on March 26 and landed in Israel on the 27th were exposed to someone who was carrying the measles virus. Anyone who is developing signs of illness and was on this flight should immediately go to the doctor and minimize exposure to public places.
One stewardess is in critical condition after contracting the disease. The woman is currently on a respirator at the Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba.