The Oshkosh honor flight preparing for departure from D.C. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Ryan Ewing)

Flying Onboard a Boeing 737 Full of Veterans to the World’s Largest Airshow

Airlines often find ways to give back to their respective communities. It is certainly not uncommon to see a carrier donate a few thousand dollars to an aviation educational program or give back to a community in need. While some may be tax write-off or the idea from a public relations team, a long-standing tradition in the industry has been the Honor Flight programs which bring veterans from across the country to Washington, D.C.  Most major U.S. carriers, including United,…