Latest Honor Flight takes off from Buffalo airport

From Buffalo Airport Twitter: veterans are given a sendoff ahead of Honor Flight Saturday from the Buffalo airport.

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Saturday morning dozens of veterans began a trip of a lifetime, to see tributes to their service to America.

The newly reorganized Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight held a sendoff ceremony at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, before the veterans boarded the flight for Baltimore.

The vets will see memorials for World War II, the Korean War, and the conflict in Vietnam. Volunteers accompany each vet.

The return flight is set for Saturday evening. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s