About 20:20 radio «Kahn Beth» reported that due to the incident security had closed the airspace over the international airport named Ben-Gurion.
The report noted that about 15 of the planes that had to land at the airport are in the air. Dispatch service has asked pilots to divert the aircraft to a safe area.
The correspondent of the radio station announced that the last plane passed the airport and landed about 40 minutes ago.
Channel 10 of Israeli television reported that disruptions in the schedule of the airport began in the afternoon. Dozens of flights flew from Israel late.
Airport management reported that information about the closure of airspace is not true. The reply posted by «Maariv, said: «there was no incident in the area of security. Airspace has not been closed for a second.» In the Management promised that in the near future the airport will return to work on schedule.
Information is specified.