PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – For the first time ever, a military honor flight made up of all women landed in the nation’s capital.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
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The veterans received a well-deserved tribute at Reagan National Airport.
People thanked them for their dedicated service and sacrifice.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia's Evil Genius Beer Company Giving Out Free Beers To Those Getting Vaccinated In May
The veterans say they are thankful for the support. They will visit all of the popular war memorials on this trip, including Arlington National Cemetery, the Pentagon Memorial and the Women’s Memorial.