Fifth Honor Flight takes off Wednesday

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Austin, a third grader at Webster School in Escanaba, proudly displays his Mail Call letter that he wrote for a veteran on Mission V of the Upper Peninsula Honor Flight. Mission V will depart Delta County Airport at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday and return at 8:30 p.m. The public is invited to welcome these 77 veterans home from their free “Tour of Honor” to Washington D.C. Airport doors will open at 7 p.m. and entertainment will be on hand.