August 31st, 2016
First US commercial flights to Cuba in over 50 years set to take off
JetBlue and U.S. Airlines are beginning direct, scheduled commercial flights from the United States to Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years. Eight American airlines have tentative permission from the U.S. to fly to Cuba from various cities across the country. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports for TODAY from the cockpit of JetBlue flight 387.