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Eastern Iowa Honor Flight is set for May 19

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

The second Honor Flight of 2015 out of Cedar Rapids is set to take off on Tuesday, May 19.

This is the Eastern Iowa Honor Flight's 20th flight since it began in 2009.

There will be 83 veterans, including eight World War II veterans, on this flight. All of them accompanied by their guardians.

The flight will leave Cedar Rapids at 7 a.m. and will return around 10:45 p.m. that evening. 

Everyone is welcome to be at the airport to welcome the veterans home. 

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