About Leatherstocking Honor Flight
Leatherstocking Honor Flight is a 501c3 nonprofit organization which "Honors American Veterans" for all their sacrifices.
Leatherstocking Honor Flight - our way of saying to all our veterans - one more TOUR with HONOR!
Our Mission: To transport America's Veterans to Washington, DC to visit those memorials dedicated to honor the service and sacrifices of themselves and their friends.
We transport these heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials at no cost to them. Leatherstocking Honor Flight is a regional affiliate of the national Honor Flight Network. The purpose of the Honor Flight Network is to ensure that WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War and terminally ill veterans from any war
Everything is free to the veterans because of how much they have sacrificed for this great Country already. The only money veterans need is if they want to buy a souvenir for themselves.
The veterans are accompanied by a guardian.
All veterans and guardians interested in flying with Leatherstocking Honor Flight out of Albany International Airport hub must submit an application. Veterans are selected for flights on a first-come, first-served basis. Exceptions are made for terminally ill veterans, he or she receives priority status..