2019 Flight Archive

Check out our completed missions from 2019

March

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3/2/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 22 veterans from HF Greater St. Louis (STL)
  • ARRIVAL: BWI (DCA departure greeting only)
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
    • Korean Memorial: 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 3:00 PM
    • 1 SHORE bus
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 4:30 PM for 6:00 PM departure on Southwest #5169

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3/23/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: TBD veterans from Medal of Honor charter (JFK)
  • GET YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ARRIVAL: 1:05pm American Airlines at Terminal C
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE

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3/30/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 22 veterans from HF Greater St. Louis (STL)
  • ARRIVAL: BWI (DCA departure greeting only)
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM
    • Korean Memorial: 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 3:00 PM
    • 1 SHORE bus
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 4:30 PM for 6:00 PM departure on Southwest #4107

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APRIL

4/2/19 Tuesday

  • GROUP: 85 veterans from Land of Lincoln HF (SPI)
  • ARRIVAL: 8:30 AM Sun Country #8603 at Terminal A
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
    • Korean Memorial: 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 5:30 PM
    • 3 Atlantic Coast buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 6:30 PM for 8:30 PM departure on Sun Country #8604

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4/5/19 Friday – 4/6/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 50 veterans from HF Austin (AUS )
  • ARRIVAL: 4/5 4:05 PM Southwest #2511 at Terminal A
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES: 4/6
    • World War II Memorial: 8:00 AM – 8:45 AM
    • Korean Memorial: 8:45 AM – 9:45 AM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 1:00 PM
    • 3 Dillons buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A on 4/6 at 1:30 PM for 3:05 PM departure on Southwest #5085

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4/6/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 35 veterans from Great River HF (STL)
  • ARRIVAL: BWI (DCA departure greeting only)
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 3:30 PM
    • 1 Shore bus
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 5:00 PM for 6:00 PM departure on Southwest #4107

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4/6/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 25 veterans from HF Rhode Island Association of Fire Chiefs (PVD)
  • ARRIVAL: 9:20 AM Southwest #2914 at Terminal A
  • Note: All female Honor Flight
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    • Korean Memorial: 11:45 AM – 1:15 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 3:00 PM
    • 1 Dillons bus
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 7:20 PM for 9:20 PM departure on Southwest #3416

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4/8/19 Monday

  • GROUP: 110 veterans from Never Forgotten HF (TBD)
  • ARRIVAL: 9:45 AM Sun Country #8601 at Terminal A
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 11:05 AM – 12:35 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 1:35 PM – 3:10 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 4:30 PM
    • 4 Atlantic Coast buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 7:30 PM for 9:00 PM departure on Sun Country #8602

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4/9/19 Tuesday

  • GROUP: 120 veterans from HF Columbus (CMH)
  • ARRIVAL: 8:15 AM American #9472 at Terminal C
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 11:00 AM
    • 3 DC Trails buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal C at 6:00 PM for 7:30 PM departure on American #9472

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4/10/19 Wednesday

  • GROUP: TBD veterans from HonorAir-Knoxville (TBD)
  • Note: Not an official Honor Flight
  • ARRIVAL: 10:15am American at Terminal C
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: TBD
    • Korean Memorial: TBD
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: TBD
    • TBD bus
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal C at TBD for 6:00pm departure on American

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4/12/19 Friday – 4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 42 veterans from DFW (DAL)
  • ARRIVAL: 4/12 1:10PM Southwest #2052 Terminal A
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 4/12 3:30 PM – 4:15 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 4/12 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 4/13 11:00 AM
    • 2 Dillon buses
  • DEPARTURE: 4/13 BWI Departure

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4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 85 veterans from HF Indy (IND)
  • ARRIVAL: 8:00 AM American #9472 at Terminal C
  • REQUEST YOUR GATE ACCESS PASS (GAP) HERE
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
    • Korean Memorial: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 2:30 PM
    • 4 Dillon buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal C at 6:00 PM for 7:30 PM departure on American #9472

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4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 80 veterans from Southeast Florida, West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)
  • ARRIVAL: 9:00 AM American  at Terminal C
  • GAPs for this flight will be issued in conjunction with the first arriving American Airline flight of the day. Please request one GAP for all American Airline flights arriving this day.
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 2:35 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 2:35 PM
    • 11:30 AM -12:30 PM: Lunch at the Knights of Columbus (KOC) 5115 Little Falls Road, Arlington, VA 22207. No need to sign up- just come and serve!
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 1:30 PM
    • 4 Academy buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal C at 4:30 PM for 6:00 PM departure on American

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4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 85 veterans from HF Hudson Valley (SWF)
  • ARRIVAL: 10:00 AM American #9473 at Terminal C
  • GAPs for this flight will be issued in conjunction with the first arriving American Airline flight of the day. Please request one GAP for all American Airline flights arriving this day.
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: TBD – TBD
    • Korean Memorial: TBD – TBD
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 3:30 PM
    • 5 Martz buses
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal C at 5:45 PM for 6:45 PM departure on American #9473

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4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 50 veterans from Top of Virginia
  • ARRIVAL: BUS TRIP
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 12:45 PM – 1:30 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 1:45 PM – 3:00 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 12:00PM
    • 2 Quick’s buses

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4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 26 veterans from HF Franklin County (STL)
  • ARRIVAL: BWI (DCA departure greeting only)
  • ACTIVITIES:
    • World War II Memorial: 12:00PM – 12:30 PM
    • Korean Memorial: 1:00 PM – 1:15 PM
    • Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery: 2:30 PM
    • 1 Eyre bus
  • DEPARTURE: Return to DCA Terminal A at 4:30 PM for 6:00 PM departure on Southwest #2512

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4/13/19 Saturday

  • GROUP: 25 veterans from Honor Lone Eagle
  • 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM: Dinner at the Knights of Columbus (KOC) 5115 Little Falls Road, Arlington, VA 22207. No need to sign up- just come and serve!

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Thank you to all those who made 2018 a success! We look forward to greeting even more veterans in 2019!

  • 2018 Final Statistics
    • Total Honor Flight veterans to DC: 20,958
      • WWII: 2,685
      • Korean: 7,328
      • Vietnam: 10,190
      • Other: 757
    • Waiting List: 37,730
      • WWII: 887
      • Korean: 4,958
      • Vietnam: 28,752
      • Other: 3,133
    • Total Veterans to DC since 2005: 221,850!!!!!!!
    • Gate passes processed for 2018: 3129