The shortest commercial jet flight in the U.S. covers 29 miles between Eagle County and Aspen. American Airlines Flight 2986 may not last after the U.S. Department of Transportation granted the airline's request for an exemption from the temporary flight. (Jason Blevins, The Colorado Sun)

Coronavirus created the shortest commercial jet flight in the country — Eagle to Aspen. But it won’t last.

The Department of Transportation is expected to OK the end of the “mountain hopper” that circles from Dallas to Eagle, Aspen and Montrose and back to Texas to meet federal rules in a $58 billion coronavirus stimulus package for airlines

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