Latest News

Veteran Battling Cancer Traveled on M70

April 18th, 2022

Please click the link below to see this story from Spectrum News (you can view without signing in):

https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/rochester/human-interest/2022/04/18/rochester-veteran-battling-cancer-experiences-trip-of-a-lifetime-on-honor-flight

M70 Closing Ceremony Video

April 4th, 2022

Below is a link to a video of the closing ceremony for Mission 70 (23 minutes long):

Click here for the video

HFR Resumes Flying with Mission 70 April 2-3

March 31st, 2022

 

Honor Flight Rochester (HFR) is very pleased to announce the resumption of flying operations with Mission 70 that will commence this coming weekend.  Please click on the link below to read the press release.

Mission 70 Press Release

March Newsletter

March 15th, 2022

Please click the link below to view our March newsletter:

March 2022 Newsletter

December Newsletter

December 10th, 2021

Please click the link below to view our December/holiday newsletter:

December Newsletter

Elks Lodge Chicken BBQ Fundraiser for HFR on Sunday 9/26

September 20th, 2021

The Rochester Elks Lodge is holding a Chicken BBQ fundraiser for HFR on Sunday, September 26th.  You can eat in or take out.

Please click here for more details.

 

Purple Painted Lady Art Festival Chooses HFR as 2021 Charity

September 8th, 2021

The 10th Annual Purple Painted Lady Art Festival was held on September 18-19th.

Thanks to all who made this event a rousing success, especially our Event Coordinators and all of our volunteers!

 

HFR Postpones All Fall Missions

August 24th, 2021

Please click here for the full text of the announcement.

 

August Newsletter

August 18th, 2021

Please click the link below to view our August newsletter:

August Newsletter

Interview with our Chairman Peter Glennon

June 28th, 2021

 

Below is a link to WHEC’s interview with HFR Chairman Peter Glennon regarding our return to flying missions beginning on September 11th:

https://www.whec.com/rochester-new-york-news/honor-flight-rochester-to-return-for-mission-70-over-sept-11-weekend/6154689/

Mission 71 (56 vets)
May 21-22
Mission 72 (62 vets)
June 18-19
Unfortunately veterans cannot choose what flight they will travel on due to medical and logistic issues associated with the flight process. We also encourage veterans from the Syracuse and Buffalo area's to visit and register with their local Honor Flight hubs before registering with Rochester Honor Flight.