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Honor Flight Southland, Military Heroes, LAX - 25 SEP 22 - Pt 2
« on: September 20, 2022, 05:59:37 PM »
Part 2 of 2 Parts
 
The PGR has been invited by Honor Flight Southland to attend their next event to honor our Heroes who served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.
 
On September 25, 2022, a group of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam Veterans, will return from their all expenses paid weekend in Washington, D.C.  sponsored by Honor Flight Southland.
 
This is our chance to thank these Heroes in person, shake their hand, let them know how much they mean to us. These are American Heroes, living history, now is your opportunity to meet them!
 
Please bring your smiles, your hand shakes, your hugs and your flags!

NOTE: OVER 200,000 VETS HAVE BEEN SENT TO DC SINCE HONOR FLIGHT INCEPTION.
 
Part 2 will consist of their return and we will form a Flag Line at their baggage area terminal and help with luggage if needed
 
NOTE: This mission posting is to facilitate your voluntary participation in honoring these Military Veterans.
 
 
Part 2 Time table for Sunday, 25 SEP 22:
 
2230 - Stage at Bob Hope USO - LAX Theme Building
(https://goo.gl/maps/5qYHgMhetzz) (Come into the airport following "arrivals", go just past Parking #6 until you see coned off area & sign "FAA/USO" just before Parking #7, attendant will move cones, stay to left and make hard left at stop sign, keep going and park in area of dumpsters to right) NOTE: IF CONES ARE BLOCKED - Follow signs to Parking 2B, turn left, at next stop sign you will see sign to turn right into back loading dock. The USO entrance is located on the east side of the building.
 
2245 - Mission briefing
 
2300 - Short walk to departure terminal Southwest Airlines
 
2315 - Prepare for Flag Line for Heroes as they arrive & assist with luggage as needed
 

COORDINATOR:
Peggy Kane

PGR Member
pkane4socal@aol.com
714-743-9924


This mission involves an aircraft arrival. Arrival times can change at the last minute so please check this thread for any last minute changes before leaving.

You do not have to be a Veteran or a motorcycle rider to attend this mission. All PGR members are welcome. We encourage those who do not ride to participate in your car. If this is your first mission, go to the initial staging area, and you will be briefed by the R/C (Ride Captain). Dress for motorcycle riding or dress casually if you are driving a cage (car). Please feel free to attend any portion of this mission you can. Please ride/drive safely.
Beth Allen
Sr. Administrator
So Cal PGR Mission Ops
So Cal PGR Asst. State Captain