JetBlue begins commercial flights to Cuba

The flight was JetBlue's first regularly scheduled flight between the United States and Cuba since 1961.

It is JetBlue's first regularly scheduled flight between

It is JetBlue's first regularly scheduled flight between the United States and Cuba since 1961. (Credit: News 12)

WOODBURY - JetBlue Airlines made history today by flying to Cuba. 

The flight was JetBlue's first regularly scheduled flight between the United States and Cuba since 1961. 

American Airlines will follow suit and get on board next.

American Airlines is also the first United States airline to get a business license for operations in Cuba,  which will include opening a ticket office there. 

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