American Airlines allows employees to send aid to loved ones in Puerto Rico

Generators, supplies can be sent to island

By Sanela Sabovic - Reporter

MIAMI - American Airlines has launched Operation Puerto Rico Strong to aid those on the island who have been affected by Hurricane Maria.

Officials in Puerto Rico are allowing 10 planes to land in San Juan. The airline is using the opportunity to allow employees to send supplies to their loved ones.

On Sunday, American Airlines sent out a plane with 37,000 pounds of relief supplies. 

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