InselAir incorporates new direct flight Curaçao-Havana
HAVANA, WILLEMSTAD - The local InselAir will incorporate a direct flight to Havana, to increase to three the weekly operations of this company in Cuba.
In statements to the Cuban media the sales manager at InselAir, Lisandro Cecilia, said his company seeks to grow and in that endeavor it has established itself in Cuba to promote the exchange between Cuba and Curaçao.
“We are confident that our presence in Cuba will increase”, said the official and announced projects under realization to fly also to the eastern province of Santiago de Cuba.
According to what he explained; the flight lasts two and a half hours and it will be added to those made every Monday and Friday from the Hato International Airport to the José Martí International Airport, in Havana.
“According to the program, the plane should leave Curaçao at 09:30 local time and arrive to the Cuban capital around noon,” he said.
“During the 33rd Havana International Fair (Fihav 2015) we have already made contacts with organizations such as Cubanacán (Corporation for Tourism and Trade in Cuba) and foreign ones as Bancoex (Foreign Trade Bank), of Venezuela,” he added.
“These are just initial steps. We hope to maintain communications and move forward to achieve a joint work with these companies,” he said.
InselAir is part of the delegation of 30 companies representing Curaçao as a country in the Fihav 2015, for the first time, after becoming Autonomous State of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Around 50 entrepreneurs from fashion companies, information technology, legal services, construction and finance, among others, are part of the Curaçao delegation.