Hudson Valley Honor Flight is a 501c3 nonprofit organization which “Honors American Veterans” for all their sacrifices. We transport these heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit their memorials at no cost to them. We are a local hub of the National Honor Flight Network, which consists of over 100 independent non-profit “hubs” across America.
“We can’t all be heroes. Some of us have to stand on the curb and clap as they go by.” – Will Rogers
Area WWII, Korean War, Cold War and Vietnam veterans invited to apply WALDEN, N.Y. (Jan. 22, 2020) — Hudson Valley Honor Flight is seeking veterans for its two spring flights taking place on Saturday, May 2 and Saturday, May 30. The May 2 flight will depart from New York Stewart International Airport and the May […]
Just 1 of the 3 living Pearl Harbor survivors will be able to attend a ceremony marking the attack’s 78th anniversary
By Leah Asmelash, CNN Updated 2:39 PM ET, Fri December 6, 2019 (CNN) Saturday marks the 78th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack, and one of the three remaining survivors of the USS Arizona will attend the annual ceremony in Hawaii. Lou Conter, 98, arrived this week after missing last year’s celebration, the first time […]
Warwick. Thirteen men from throughout the Town of Warwick among the veterans on the 24th Honor Flight to the nation’s capital and back. It takes a lot to impress Ed Bailey. Last Saturday, the Hudson Valley Honor Flight did just that. Bailey worked for six decades as an Associated Press photographer traveling the world and […]