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Alaska Airlines is ending flights to Cuba

Less than a year after Alaska Airlines began daily flights to Cuba amid a burst of red-white-and-blue fanfare, the Seattle-based airline says it’ll end them in January. Alaska said demand for the flights to Havana has faded after an initial burst of … Continue reading

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Alaska Airlines kicks off daily flights to Havana

For the first time in decades, passengers got on a jet at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport that could take them all the way to Cuba’s capital – albeit with a layover in Los Angeles. Alaska Airlines’ Flight 286 set out from Sea-Tac at … Continue reading

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U.S. flights to Cuba begin; Alaska Air gets set

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines today won the federal government’s formal approval to fly between Los Angeles and Havana, on the same day that JetBlue made a historic flight to Cuba. JetBlue’s Flight 387 from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to the central Cuban … Continue reading

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Alaska wins OK to fly Seattle-L.A.-Havana route

The U.S. Department of Transportation today gave its tentative go-ahead for Alaska Airlines to fly between Los Angeles and Havana, the capital of Cuba, with extended service between L.A. and Seattle, the airline’s hometown. Alaska said the Cuba-bound flights would be operated with … Continue reading

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