Delta to serve Havana, Cuba, from Atlanta, Miami, New York-JFK

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has received Department of Transportation (DOT) approval to begin daily service to Havana, Cuba, from Atlanta, Miami and New York–JFK on Dec. 1, 2016, the company said.

Delta flights between New York-JFK and Havana will connect the New York City area, home to the second largest Cuban-American population, to Cuba´s political, cultural and economic capital.

Atlanta service will provide more than 150 US cities with one-stop access to Cuba from the world´s largest hub, with more seats, destinations and flights than any other carrier. Delta´s Miami-Havana flights will serve the largest population of Cuban-Americans in the US.

Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 321 destinations in 56 countries on six continents.