U.S. Approves 8 More Ports of Entry for Cuba Flights


Lonely Planet Cuba (Country Guide)

Mar 9, 2011 — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Tuesday (3/9) that it has approved eight additional airports to provide passenger air service between the U.S. and Cuba. Previously only JFK, LAX and Miami International Airports were allowed to accept flights to and from Cuba.

The 8 new eligible airports are:
  • Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
  • Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
  • New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport
  • Pittsburgh International Airport
  • San Juan Louis Munoz Marin International Airport
  • Tampa International Airport
The airports must request and receive approval from CBP before any flights can take place.

Source: Planet Data

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