All veterans must fill out an application to be selected for a flight. This involves divulging certain personal and medical information, so that we can make certain the veteran can physically make the flight.
THE ONLY QUALIFICATION FOR A VETERAN TO TAKE AN HONOR FLIGHT TRIP IS TO HAVE SERVED IN THE UNITED STATES MILITARY, IN ANY CAPACITY, 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 – 2/28/1961 to 5/7/1975
application form is available here.
Please print the application and mail to P.O. Box 5056,
Wausau, WI, 54402-5056.
For Guardians: Men or women between the ages of 18-69 can apply to be a guardian. If choosen, you
will be required to pay the cost of the trip, which is currently $500. Husbands, wives or "significant others" of veterans cannot be their guardians. Guardians must also be a generation younger than the veteran. If you
like to apply
to be a guardian, you
may do so
and filling out
a form which is
available here. Please print the application and mail to P.O. Box 5056, Wausau, WI, 54402-5056.
For Media: If you are a member of the media & would like to go on a future flight; the Media application is available here.
For Medical Professionals: If you have an advanced Medical degree & would like to apply as an Honor Flight "Medic"; the "Medic" application is available here.
For Volunteers: If you would like to volunteer for other duties, you may do so
out a form which is
available here. 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)