Our next Honor Flight Mission will take us t the Nation’s capital on Saturday September 12th. We will be departing on Southwest Airlines flight #684 departing Orlando International Airport (MCO) at 7:20AM. Our group is meeting on the departure level by the Southwest Airlines ticket desk at 5AM and assembling to process through security. We return on Southwest Airlines flight #915 from Baltimore Washington International (BWI) and arrive Orlando at 10:00 PM. Members of the public who would like to participate in a heroes welcome for our Veterans should assemble at 10PM in Terminal A on the departure level at the Starbucks to greet our flight. We encourage everyone to come and show their respect and thanks to our heroes. We welcome all and ask you bring signs and flags to show our Veterans what their service means to you.
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America Will Never Forget Their Sacrifices
A great group, a beautiful day, a memory that will last lifetimes. The Central Florida Honor Flight with 162 souls traveled to Washington for a day of sightseeing and celebration of the lives of 74 veterans. Accompanied by their guardians and the Honor Flight Staff with ages ranging from 17 to 99, this jolly band of brothers and sisters flew their chartered Airbus 320 to the Capital leaving at 6:00 AM and arriving with pomp and ceremony. The day was capped off with the welcome home by hundreds of well wishers at the Sanford Airport around 10:30 PM.
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Join us at Sanford Airport Saturday evening April 26th to welcome home a plane load of veterans from World War II, the Korean War, The Viet Nam War, Desert Storm, and Enduring Freedom. They’re the men and women of Central Florida Honor Flight #1 in 2014. The World War II and Korean War Vets are being escorted by veterans of Viet Nam Era and Later along with friends, family members and volunteers. Join us Starting at 9:30 PM and be part of something memorable.
Photo taken by Stephen R. Brown Studio (2013)
Merry Christmas to the friends and family who we have been blessed to know over the past two years. Thank you for remembering the WWII, Korean War and other Veterans in your lives this holiday season.