Alaska Airlines launched its Los Angeles-Havana service Jan. 5, bringing regularly scheduled commercial passenger flights from the US west coast to Cuba for the first time. Alaska operated the flight using a Boeing 737-900ER. Fifty political, business and cultural leaders from California and Washington state were among the passengers on the inaugural flight from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), traveling as part of an educational and trade mission. “We sometimes overlook the ...

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