All veterans must fill out an application to be selected for a flight. This involves divulging certain personal and medical information, so we can make every effort to accommadate any special needs the veteran may have in order to make their flight a memorable experience.
THE ONLY QUALIFICATION FOR A VETERAN TO TAKE AN HONOR FLIGHT TRIP IS TO HAVE SERVED IN THE UNITED STATES MILITARY, IN ANY CAPACITY, ANYWHERE DURING THE FOLLOWING TIME PERIODS:
Merchant Marines - 12/7/1941 to 8/15/1945
WWII – 12/7/1941 to 12/31/1946
Korea – 6/25/1950 to 1/31/1955
Vietnam Era– 2/28/1961 to 5/7/1975
NEW NEW NEW......ON-LINE APPLICATIONS FOR VETERANS & GUARDIANS.
Use these on-line applications to key in your information and then send the application to us electronically (do not print the on-line application & mail it!)
CLICK HERE FOR VETERAN ON-LINE APPLICATION
CLICK HERE FOR GUARDIAN ON-LINE APPLICATON
Once contacted (by postcard) that your application is on file with us you never have to fill out the same application again.
The applications listed below must be printed first then mailed to P.O. Box 5056,
Wausau, WI, 54402-5056.
For Guardians: Applicants between the ages of 18-69 can apply to be a guardian. Husbands, wives or "significant others" of veterans cannot be their guardians. If chosen, you
will be required to pay the cost of the trip, which is $500 and attend a mandatory guardian training session. If you
like to apply
to be a guardian, you
may do so
and filling out
a form (below) OR fill out on-line application above.
If you are requesting to fly with a specific veteran, your application MUST be received PRIOR to the veteran being called to go on a specific flight, for your application to be considered.
For Media: If you are a member of the media & would like to go on a future flight; the Media application is available below.
For *Doctors: If you are a *Doctor & would like to apply as an Honor Flight "Medic"; the Doctor application is available below.
For Volunteers: If you would like to volunteer for other duties, you may do so
out a form which is
available below. Please print the application and mail to
P.O. Box 5056, Wausau, WI, 54402-5056.
Applications: Changing of the Guard-Tomb of the Unknowns
Veteran Application (Thanks to Barb Morgan, Mission #11)