MISSION 13 - May 13, 2017


 

Thirteen is definitely a lucky number as a very special Mission will take off at 6am on May 13th, 2017.  We will be escorting 70 WWII and Korean War Veterans to visit their memorials in D.C.  

Our treasured Veterans will depart RSW at 6:00 am for a one day trip to our nation’s capital. While in Washington, in addition to witnessing the changing of the guard at Arlington, will visit the WWII Memorial, the Korean War Memorial, and the Vietnam Memorial.

Naples area Honor Flight travelers will assemble at Naples Airport on May 13th at 3:30 am. They will travel by bus to RSW with escorts from the Collier County Sheriff’s Department. Fort Myers travelers will meet at RSW at 4:30 am. The return flight will land at approximately 8:45 pm. More than 1,000 family members, local Service Members, local Law Enforcement and community well wishers are expected at the RSW Welcome Home ceremony.

Help us salute our treasured Veterans on their final mission: Honor Flight. Share the patriotic, feel good story of the year!

Email info@collierhonorflight.org for additional details.