MADISON (WKOW) -- It's a life changing trip for veterans. On Saturday, more than 90 vets will get to take the Badger Honor Flight to Washington D.C.
The 12th Badger Honor Flight will take off from Dane County Regional Airport early Saturday morning. The 93 veterans from World War II, the Korean War, and Vietnam War will get the chance to see some of the memorials in our nation's capital.
The flight is expected to arrive back in Madison around 9:15 a.m. The public is encouraged to arrive at the airport around 8 a.m. to help welcome the veterans back. There will be live music to help celebrate their return.
The next Badger Honor Flight will be on Saturday, October 19.
Steve Bartlett, with Badger Honor Flight, joined us on 27 News at 5 on Friday.
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