It's a difficult reminder of why time is so critical for Honor Flight. A vet who was scheduled to fly this past weekend on the Honor Flight from Milwaukee got to the airport but lost consciousness and passed away before making the flight.
Milwaukee Honor Flight brings more than WWII vets Saturday
By Jodi Becker|
Check out details on the first Honor Flight which will bring veterans from another war besides World War II.
Audio/Media Gallery: Former president sees his own story in Honor Flight movie
By Jodi Becker with Jay Sorgi|
Read the emotional comments from President George H.W. Bush about the Honor Flight movie featuring Southeastern Wisconsin World War II veterans.
Joe Dean stepping back at Honor Flight
By Jon Byman|
Read about Joe Dean (right, with 620WTMJ's Charlie Sykes), the driving force behind the organization that has flown numerous planes full of World War II ...
Slideshow: Last Milwaukee Honor Flight with solely WWII vets comes Saturday
By Jay Sorgi|
Read about the historic flight to honor World War II vets, and see photos from the moving experience that is Honor Flight.