Marking the Army’s 239th Birthday

Today we celebrate the Army’s 239th Birthday! We are marking the day by thanking all those who choose to honor the service and sacrifice of those who served in the United States Army, and encourage you to continue to do so. We have had the privilege of honoring...

In Memory – Pete Snelson

Former State Senator W. E. “Pete” Snelson passed away peacefully at his home in Georgetown, Texas on the afternoon of Saturday April 26, 2014 surrounded by his family. Pete was born the sixth of seven children on March 28, 1923 in Grandfalls, Texas. He was...

In Memory – Ben Schleder

Ben Schleder, who was trained as a doctor in the Navy during World War II flew on Honor Flight Austin’s Inaugural flight. It is with a heavy heart that we share of Mr. Schelder’s passing. Continue to honor Mr. Schleder’s legacy as one of from the...

St. David’s Healthcare honors our WWII Veterans

Honor Flight Austin will start its third year of flying by sending 120 World War II Veterans on their 2014 spring flights, their largest flights to date. The WWII Veterans will fly, free of charge, due to the generous support from the Austin community and a $40,000...

I live here I give here Update

As you know,  this was the first year Honor Flight participated in the a city-wide day of giving through Amplify Austin and we want to say THANK YOU to all who gave. Without supporters like you, continuing these historic flights to Washington, D.C. would be impossible...