HOTH Mission

Leatherstocking Honor Flight


MULTI-CITY, New York - 21 Apr 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

The 1st Leatherstocking Honor Flight of the year is leaving from Albany International Airport on Saturday, April 21st. A proud group of Vietnam veterans will be traveling down to Washington D.C. to visit their monument and share a lifetime of stories with their buddies – their Band of Brothers.

The Leatherstocking Honor Flight Committee, would like to thank all the individuals and all the various motorcycle clubs, chapters, and organizations involved in our escorts. Your devotion to our veterans adds tremendously to their experience.


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 21 Apr 2018
Primary Staging Time: 05:45 A.M.

Albany International Airport
Albany Shaker Road
Albany, New York - 12211


Ride Captain:

Ray Sestak
rayspgrny@gmail.com
(518)669-3358


Special Instructions:

There are 7 outlying veteran escort locations. Please see details following for location details and staging times.


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #2 Time: 04:45 A.M.

Big Lots
4879 State Highway 30
Amsterdam, New York - 12010


Ride Captain:

David Davis
gentry511@aol.com
American Legion Riders


Special Instructions:

KSU at 05:00 AM


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #3 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #3 Time: 05:15 A.M.

Brunswick Harley Davidson
1130 Hoosick Road
Troy, New York - 12180


Ride Captain:


Special Instructions:

KSU at 05:30 AM


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #4 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #4 Time: 05:30 A.M

Sam’s Club
Latham Farms Shopping Center
579 Troy Schenectady Road
Latham, New York - 12110


Ride Captain:

Bill Schaaf
State Captain
billschaaf@aol.com


Special Instructions:

KSU at 05:45 AM


Flags & Water:[INDENT]Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.


STAGING #5 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #2 Time: 04:30 A.M.

Warren County Municipal Building
1340 State Rt. 9
Lake George, NY 12845


Ride Captain:

"Big Dan" Nolin
dan1nolin@yahoo.com

Special Instructions:

KSU at 04:45 AM
Rendezvous at Stewarts Headquarters at Exit 13S of I-87 (Northway)


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #6 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #3 Time: 05:15 A.M.

Stewarts Shops Headquarters
2907 State Rt. 9
Ballston Spa, NY 12020


Ride Captain:

Bruce Barger
Bbarger103@aol.com


Special Instructions:

KSU at 05:25 AM
This escort will wait and join in with the group from Queensbury.


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #7 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #4 Time: 05:15 A.M

Home Depot 
(near the Applebee Grill)
2500 Cambridge Road
Schenectady, NY 12304


Ride Captain:

Ed Czuchrey
Ewtc1@aol.com


Special Instructions:

KSU at 05:30 AM


Flags & Water:[INDENT]Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.


STAGING #8 DETAILS: 21 Apr, 2018
Staging #4 Time: 04:55 A.M

Schoharie Park & Ride
(off exit 23 of I-88)
239 Rt. 30-A
Schoharie, NY 12157


Ride Captain:

Paul Orzolek
porzolek@yahoo.com

Special Instructions:

KSU at 05:10 AM


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.



Submitted By: Ray Sestak
Position: Assistant State Captain

 

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