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SALUTING THE BRAVE: 101 veterans leaving Spokane Monday on Honor Flight

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

More than 100 veterans will leave Spokane next week for Washington D.C. on the largest Honor Flight ever out of the Inland Northwest. 

9 WWII veterans, 37 Korean War veterans and 55 Vietnam War veterans, an all-time record, will leave Spokane Monday morning for D.C., and return Tuesday evening. 

"All are welcome to attend both our send off and homecoming," Honor Flight Director Tony Lamanna said. "For those wishing to track out flights, we are chartering our flight with Sun Country Airlines and will be on flight #8601 on the 23rd and #8602 on the 24th."

The Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created to honor America’s heroic veterans for all their sacrifices and transport them to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials.

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