Veterans Take Off From CVG
Aug. 20, 2012
— CVG is proud to continue its support of Honor Flight Tri-State with a ceremony and flight to Washington, DC’s Reagan International Airport on Aug. 21.
Honor Flight Tri-State is a non-profit organization whose sole mission is to fly World War II and Korean War veterans to their memorials in Washington, D.C. at no cost. In 2011 Honor Flight Tri-State flew 365 veterans from CVG on five separate charter flights to thank them for their service.
The Aug. 21 flight is scheduled to leave CVG at 8 a.m. from Concourse A.
To contribute or volunteer for Honor Flight Tri-State please visit honorflighttristate.org.
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