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Scheduled passenger flights to Cuba resume - now with jets

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 05:50

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(Above) Ground crew with US and Cuban flags welcoming the historic flight, whose passengers included US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx.

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Ground crew with US and Cuban flags welcoming the historic flight, whose passengers included US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx (above).

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

AMID live Cuban music, fresh guava pastries and a water cannon salute, the first scheduled passenger jet service in history between Cuba and the United States kicked off on Wednesday with a 9.45am flight from here to Santa Clara, about three hours east of Havana

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