HonorAir Knoxville Flight #23 Takes Off April 5, 2017

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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HonorAir Knoxville Flight #23 Takes Off April 5, 2017

Posted: 04/05/2017
Mayor Rogero at HonorAir Send-Off
Click here to view more photos from today's send-off.
HonorAir Knoxville left for Flight #23 this morning with 133 East Tennessee World War II, Korean and Vietnam war veterans on board.

The veterans will spend the day in Washington D.C. visiting the memorials built to honor their sacrifices.

The flight will return this evening and the public is encouraged to welcome the returning veterans at McGhee Tyson Airport at 8 p.m. Arrive early!

HonorAir Knoxville is a program established and presented by Prestige Cleaners to honor veterans.

Covenant Health has been a major sponsor of each of the flights taken to date.

Over 3,000 Veterans have been a part of the HonorAir Knoxville flight program.

To follow the adventures of #Flight23, please visit the HonorAir Knoxville Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/HonorAir for photos.

For more information about HonorAir Knoxville or to learn how to help with future flights, please visit www.HonorAirKnoxville.com.

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