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
WESTCHESTER – Over 70 veterans from the Hudson Valley were invited to take an Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. Local veterans, including 52 from Westchester, gathered at Westchester Airport to be honored by Honor Flight Network, a nonprofit organization created to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. The organization transports the veterans to Washington, […]
WHAT: Hudson Valley Honor Flight – Mission 23 WHEN: Saturday, May 11, 2019 Pre-flight Send-off – 6:30 a.m. SHARP (Arrive early) Welcome Home Rally – 8:00 p.m. WHERE: Send Off: 73 Tower Road Hangar, West Harrison, NY 10604 Welcome Home: Main Terminal, 240 Airport Rd, White Plains, NY 10604 Veterans from World War II, post-World […]
By Jill Schensul STEWART AIRPORT — The raindrops were pelting and the sky had just gone reluctantly from black to gray. It was 6 a.m. and already they were waiting, holding flags and posters. By 6:45 a.m. people packed the drop-off area at New York Stewart International Airport as the roar of Rolling Thunder motorcycles […]