American Eagle Airlines may get its chance to fly on its own after AMR corporation is expected to sell it off. American Eagle will still able to maintain a carrier relationship with American Airlines but also be able to be a carrier flight for other airlines as well as stand on its own. American Eagle Airlines spokesman Ed Martelle says this will not change any flights out of Gainesville Regional Airport.
Being only 90 miles away from Cuba, Floridians have felt closer than ever to their neighbor since relations between the island and the United States have improved. Researchers feel that if the U.S. ends the embargo against Cuba it will impact several areas, including the economy and environmental research.