Honor Air flight departing Nashville to honor WWII veterans

According to a news release, about 90 Tennessee veterans will travel roundtrip for free on US Airways and spend the day in Washington, D.C.

This Aug. 24, 2012 photo provided by FDR Four Freedoms Park LLC, shows the New York City memorial park, honoring President Franklin D. Roosevelt, that has been completed 40 years after the original design was created. (AP Photo/FDR Four Freedoms Park LLC, Paul Warchol)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- An honor flight for World War II veterans is planned for Wednesday.

According to a news release, about 90 Tennessee veterans will travel roundtrip for free on US Airways and spend the day in Washington, D.C. The veterans will visit the World War II Memorial and other memorials in the city.

This is will be the sixth and final honor flight coordinated by Music City Honor Flight. That's a Nashville organization established to honor Tennessee's World War II veterans.


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