The Old Glory Honor Flight has a big milestone coming up this May and they are looking for your help to keep this opportunity available to veterans.
The 50th Honor Flight will take off from Appleton International Airport May 29th. Each flight costs around $80 thousand. Regiatration is now open to participate in an airplane pull as their main fundraiser.
“We love the cause and who it supports which are our true American heroes, our veterans. If you haven’t signed up we’re out here calling for you to get out here and generate a team, 20 individuals to come out here on August 10th and take your turn at trying to pull that 200 thousand pound airplane.” -Abe Weber, Airport Director Appleton International Airport
A smaller plane will also be available for younger children to pull along with many additional family friendly activities. The airplane pull will now be accepting 30 teams this year. Each team consists of up to 20 individuals, and the team who pulls the plane 12ft the fastest is the winner! Each team is required to raise a minimum of $1,500 in order to participate in the competition.
To sign your team up for the event follow this link: Old Glory Honor Flight Airplane Pull Fundraiser