MISSION 18 - October 20, 2018
Another amazing Mission will take off at 5:45am on October 20th, 2018. We will be escorting 74 WWII, Korean and Vietnam War Veterans to visit their memorials in D.C. We will also be providing an evening of Honor to 10 local Veterans who are unable to fly.
Our treasured Veterans will depart RSW at 5:45 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 5th at 3:15 am. They will travel by bus to RSW with escorts from the Collier County Sheriff’s Department. Fort Myers travelers will meet at either Page Field at 3:30 am for a Lee County Sheriff escort to RSW, or can meet at RSW at 3:45 am. The return flight will land at approximately 8:10 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.
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