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HFR Winter Newsletter

January 12th, 2023

Please click the link below to view the wonderful winter newsletter prepared by our new editor Alicia:

HFR Winter newsletter

Catholic Courier Article about M73

November 4th, 2022


Rochester Honor Flights pay tribute to military veterans

Flying Season Concludes with M75 Oct 22-23

October 20th, 2022

Please click the link below for details on HFR’s 75th Mission, our last for the 2022 flying season.

M75 Press Release



Press Release for HFR’s Mission 74

September 29th, 2022

Please click the link below to view the press release:

Mission 74 Press Release

M73 Wreath Ceremony

September 14th, 2022

Two HFR veterans were able to participate in a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery.

Please click below to see a video of the ceremony provided by HFR photographer Steve Wendell.

Wreath Ceremony


September Newsletter

September 11th, 2022

Please click the link below to view the latest HFR newsletter:

September Newsletter

HFR’s Fall Flying Season Starts with Mission 73

September 8th, 2022

Please click the link below for information about M73:

M73 Press Release

HFR Mission 72 Travels June 18-19

June 16th, 2022

Honor Flight Rochester (HFR) is very pleased to announce Mission 72 which will take place this Father’s Day weekend.

Please click on the link below to read the press release.

Mission 72 Press Release

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):

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

Mission 76 (61 vets)
April 15-16
Mission 77 (61 vets)
May 13-14
Mission 78 (61 vets)
June 17-18
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.