News & Press

October 7, 2016

Mission 9 is a wonderful success, please click here to share the joy in pictures.  These gals, both Board Members, are having way too much fun.

September 2, 2016

 George and Ida Mae Ellis

The Ellis’ will be part of Honor Flight of Southern NM’s Mission 9 to Washington, DC this year.

Ida Mae grew up with a healthy sense of determination in a small Pennsylvania town. After high school graduation she relates, “One day my friend and...

August 12, 2016

Betty Somppi

by Karen Ray

Betty Somppi was enjoying a new career as a lab technician at a Cincinnati hospital “when the war came along…Most women wanted to do something and there weren’t that many choices for women. We were very interested and we wanted to be involved mo...

July 2, 2016

Date: 6/25/16


The Trench Rats, a fraternal honor society of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV Mesilla Chapter 38) has donated $1200 to sponsor a fellow veteran to go on Honor Flight of Southern New Mexico’s 2016 Mission this fall. H...

July 2, 2016

June 25, 2016

HF Mission 8 Alum Pete Flores and Board Member Kirby Prickett at today’s dedication of the Korean War Memorial at Ft Bliss Cemetery.  Pete designed the monument and was Chairman of this wonderful event.

July 2, 2016

UNO Pizzeria and Grill is graciously “Raising Dough” for Honor Flight of Southern New Mexico

When: July 1st through July 10th 2016

Where: UNO Chicago Grill
2102 Telshor Court
Las Cruces, NM  88011
(575) 522-8866


Mention or show this flyer and UNO’s will don...