Miami’s First Flight To Poland Takes Off, Will Serve Almost 500,000 Poles In Florida

The first ever scheduled passenger flights between Miami and Warsaw, Poland took off this weekend.

LOT Polish Airlines is operating the flight four times weekly on Boeing 787-8 and 787-9 Dreamliners.

In a press release, LOT said there are now nearly 500,000 people of Polish origin living in Florida who can take advantage of the new service.

There are also now over half a million trips every year between Florida and Central and Eastern Europe, the airline said.

Cargo is also a key driver of the new route, with LOT Cargo expecting to carry perishables and other cargo from South America to Europe according to Aviation24.be.

 

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