Mystery flight to New Jersey and Florida’s $1 million payment

10 Tampa Bay is following the cash path.

FLORIDA, USA — Public data confirmed the state of Florida made one other fee to the aviation firm that flew migrants final week from Texas to Martha’s Winery.

Tuesday afternoon, a flight departing from San Antonio, Texas was initially meant to land in President Biden’s house state of Delaware.

State leaders in Delaware began getting ready a response however the airplane as an alternative landed in New Jersey.


The thriller continues surrounding who was on the flight, the place it was going, and what ultimately occurred after it landed in Teterboro, New Jersey.

One factor we do know is the state paid $950,000 to Vertol Techniques Firm Inc., the identical transportation firm the state paid $615,000 to final week. Nevertheless, Tuesday in Bradenton, Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis wouldn’t affirm if the cash was for one more migrant flight.

10 Tampa Bay has requested the state what the fee went towards and requested the contract with Vertol Techniques.


The state legislature allotted $12 million {dollars} within the state funds for a relocation program of unauthorized aliens. That is an vital distinction as a result of we do not know for positive if the migrants on the planes have been unlawful immigrants, asylum seekers, or refugees.

“Successfully what we’ve right here is FDOT paying a non-public contractor to convey individuals, and I am not going to say unauthorized aliens as a result of plenty of these have been reported fairly concretely to be asylum seekers, which is a very completely different classification, flying them from San Antonio, touching down in Crestview (Florida), nobody is disembarking,” Sen. Jason Pizzo (D- Miami-Dade) mentioned.

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Some state leaders are additionally questioning the legality of the migrant flights as a result of the migrants have been in Texas, not Florida.

The legislation particularly says a program to facilitate the transport of unauthorized aliens from this state in keeping with federal legislation.

Pizzo says touching down in Florida is a weak try to adjust to the legislation.

“The governor signed into legislation very just lately this yr must be recent on his thoughts, I believe very clearly violates it, I do not care what background, what political partisanship you could have,” Pizzo added.

The state nonetheless has greater than $10 million left to make use of on relocation efforts and Tuesday DeSantis says they will transfer ahead with plans and proceed to make an impression.


We discovered new particulars into what may have occurred to the practically 50 migrants who boarded a airplane final week from San Antonio to Martha’s Winery.

Wednesday afternoon, legal professionals who filed the federal lawsuit towards DeSantis accused him of deliberately interfering with the federal immigration system. 

Legal professionals for Civil Rights and Alianza Americas say these in search of immigration legally have been sabotaged, alleging the paperwork the migrants obtained wasn’t absolutely translated making it not possible for them to provide knowledgeable consent.

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