Welcome to Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight

September 15, 2021

Combine your passion for golf with enabling veterans to visit their national memorials in Washington DC when we can travel! Join us for this inaugural Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight golf tournament at Diamond Hawk Golf Course, now under new ownership, by enjoying a day of golf and considering a sponsorship or donating items or contribution to make the DC trip possible for more veterans. We are happy to talk with you about ways you can help. Please call Kathy Brown at (716) 870-7758.

IMPORTANT UPDATE Flight Status 2021

Fall Flight Announced - Mission 10, October 9, 2021!

The national Honor Flight Network Board of Directors has lifted the trip suspension for the 21 Fall flying season! The board will continue to meet to discuss implications of COVID-19 on future trips. Updates on Honor Flight travel and events are as follows:

Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight - October 9, 2021. The Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight board annouced the trip for the fall. We are in the planning stages to follow procedures and protocols set in place by the Honor Flight Network and CDC guidelines. Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight has contacted all veterans and guardians slated to go on the original Spring 2020 flight.
Local Events/Fundraisers. Hubs are permitted to conduct fundraisers and other local events as long as these are done in accordance with the applicable local and state regulations in place at the time of the event. BNHF will use extreme caution in hosting events and ensure that all event participants are complying at all times with the applicable regulations in our area (i.e. social distancing, masks, etc.). Please continue to support us at future events if you are comfortable doing so.

Applications Accepted

Submit veteran applications for future flights. Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight serves 7 Counties of WNY, Potter, McKean, and Warren Counties in PA also Southern Ontario, Canada. Priority is given to WWII, Korean War Veterans, and Veterans with a catastrophic illness followed by Vietnam War Veterans and Veterans from other conflicts. We plan to take ALL Veterans on future Missions!

Our Mission: ​Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight (BNHF), a hub of the National Honor Flight Network, recognizes United States veterans for their sacrifices and achievements by flying them to Washington, DC to see their memorials at no cost. Priority is given to WWII veterans, Korean War and Vietnam veterans, and terminally ill veterans from all wars are eligible. Veterans are taken on a first come first served basis. Guardians fly with each veteran on every flight providing assistance and helping them have a safe, memorable and rewarding experience. BNHF is a 100% volunteer, 501(c)3 organization that works to create a day of honors and welcome home for veterans who suspended their lives to serve our country.

Buffalo Niagara Honor Flight Mission #8 - May 4, 2019. THANK YOU to Buffalo Bills Foundation, Buffalo Bills, M&T Bank and Pegula Sports and Entertainment for creating the video.

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