Flights To Cuba
As the holidays approach, thousands of Cuban-Americans are taking advantage of the Obama administration’s relaxed travel regulations to return to the island.
The Conch Republic’s southernmost city will soon be offering flights to the Republic of Cuba. Key West International Airport has been given federal approval to offer charter flights to Cuba.
The first charter flight from Fort Lauderdale to Cuba departed Saturday. Airline Brokers Company started non-stop flights once a week to Havana.
A growing number of Cuban-Americans are concerned about two bills in Congress that would reinstate strict limits over their travel to Cuba, including how often they can visit and how much money they send family there.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection has denied Key West International Airport’s request to accommodate passenger air service to and from Cuba.
Cuban-Americans living in Tampa will no longer have to travel to Miami if they want to visit their former homeland.