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Why United Airlines is sitting pretty with its Cuban service

Mar 20, 2017 - Chicago Business Journal

Now that all the hype about the return of scheduled commercial airline service between Cuba and the United States has subsided, United Airlines is proving to have been perhaps the smartest of all the U.S. carriers who applied to serve the island nation.

Since service to Cuba resumed last September, several U.S.carriers, including American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL) and JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) have scaled back Cuban service - or in the case of Silver and Frontier, ended service to Cuba altogethe...