Ribbon cutting symbolizing opening of the new route.
Southwest Airlines president and CEO Gary Kelly.
Southwest president and CEO Gary Kelly.
All aboard! Next stop: Havana, Cuba
Water cannon salute.
Arriving in Havana
Executives pose with the Cuba cake.
Southwest Airlines began inaugural flights to Havana, Cuba Dec. 12 from two Florida gateway airports, Tampa International and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International.
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