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Jewish Death Practices:
Overview / Summary
Origins and History
Visiting the Sick or Dying 

Phases of Death Observance
    Approaching the Time of Death
    Between Death and Burial
    Burial and Cremation 
    Mourning Practices

Spiritual Aspects
Funeral Homes
Funeral Contracts


Chevra Kadisha:
Articles about Chevra Kadisha

Tahara Manuals and Procedures
Tahara Training
Tahara Stories
Tahara Supplies Lists
Funeral Home Supplies


Organ Donation


Infection Control


Next Conference
Previous Conferences


Learning & Resources:
Gamliel Institute

KNIT Resource Center
    Contacts for Answers
    Catalog of Articles
    Additional Links

FAQ About Death and Dying
Modern Dilemmas
Guided Learning
Jewish Sources and  Responsa
Synagogue Brochures
Community Education

2012 Chevra Kadisha and Jewish Cemetery Conference - Airlines

The AJU campus is about 15 miles from two major airports. Bob Hope in Burbank (BUR) and Los Angeles International (LAX).

Bob Hope has direct flights from:

Dallas-Ft. Worth - American Airlines

Denver - Southwest Airlines, United Express

Las Vegas - Southwest Airlines

New York (JFK) - JetBlue Airways

Oakland - Southwest Airlines

Phoenix - Southwest Airlines, US Airways

Portland - Alaska Airlines

Sacramento - Southwest Airlines

Salt Lake City - Delta Connection

San Francisco - United Express

San Jose - Southwest Airlines

Seattle - Alaska Airlines


Los Angeles (LAX) has direct flights from:

City    Code   Region

Albany  ALB East

Atlanta  ATL East

Baltimore  BWI  East

Charlotte  CLT East

Greenville  GSP East

Hartford  HFD East

Islip  ISP East

Logan  BOS  East

Manchester MHT   East

Montreal   YUL   East

New York City JFK  East

Philadelphia  PHL  East

Providence  PVD East

Raleigh  RDU  East

Toronto YYZ East

Washington DC DCA East

Boise BOI Midwest

Calgary YYC Midwest

Chicago MDW Midwest

Cincinnati CVG Midwest

Cleveland  CLE  Midwest

Colorado Springs  COS  Midwest

Columbus CMH Midwest

Denver  DEN  Midwest

Des Moines  DSM  Midwest

Detroit  DTW  Midwest

Indianapolis IND Midwest

Kansas City MCI Midwest

Little Rock LIT Midwest

Louisville SDF Midwest

Memphis MEM Midwest

Milwaukee MKE Midwest

Minneapolis MSP Midwest

Nashville BNA Midwest

Oklahoma City OKC Midwest

St Louis STL Midwest

Tulsa TUL Midwest

Wichita ICT Midwest

Medford MFR Northwest

Portland PDX Northwest

Seattle SEA Northwest

Vancouver YVR Northwest

Austin AUS South

Birmingham BHM South

Corpus Christi CRP South

Dallas DFW South

El Paso ELP South

Fort Lauderdale FLL South

Houston HOU South

Lubbock LBB South

Miami MIA South

Midland MAF South

New Orleans  MSY South

Orlando  MCO  South

San Antonio  SAT South

Tampa TPA South

Albuquerque ABQ Southwest

Phoenix PHX Southwest

Santa Fe  SAF Southwest

Tucson  TUS  Southwest

Las Vegas  LAS  West

Reno RNO West

Salt Lake City SLC West

Bakersfield  BFL  California

Fresno FAT  California

Imperial IPL  California

Merced  MCE  California

Monterey MRY California

Oakland OAK California

Palm Springs PSP California

Sacramento SAC California

San Diego SAN California

San Francisco SFO California

San Jose  SJO California

San Luis Obispo  SBP California

Santa Barbara  SBA  California

Sonoma  STS  California

Hilo  ITO  Hawaii

Honolulu  HNL  Hawaii

Kahului  OGG  Hawaii

Kona  KOA  Hawaii


Jewish Funeral Practices Committee of Greater Washington