The next Collier-Lee County Honor Flight will take place on Saturday, September 29th.
The return flight will land at approximately 8:45 PM at the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers.
More than 1,000 family members, local service members, local law enforcement and community well-wishers are expected at the RSW Welcome Home ceremony.
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Big Cypress Chapter is sponsoring a Guardian for the Honor Flight – Steven Souder.
A group of DAR Big Cypress Chapter members, associates, prospective members and friends will be carpooling to RSW Airport to greet the returning veterans on Saturday, September 29th.
If you are interested in car-pooling, contact Annie MacLean at 239-777-4586. If you plan to drive on your own, DAR Big Cypress Chapter will be standing by their chapter banner in the airport foyer.
Collier-Lee Honor Flight is a non-profit organization whose mission is to transport local veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit memorials and honor their service.