Location: First Floor Main Lobby, Navy League Building, Arlington, VA 22201
Date: Friday, December 8, 2017
Time: Ceremony 10:30-11:30 AM, Public Viewing 8:30-Noon
Details: An 1,100 square foot Honor and Remember Flag will be on public display at the Navy League Building in Arlington, VA on Friday, December 8, 2017 for the morning only. The flag has been jumped repeatedly all around the United States by Team Fastrax Professional Skydiving Team. During the ongoing tour of the flag, the skydiving team has collected hundreds of signatures of Fallen Hero Families. Signed with their loved ones Service, Name, Rank, KIA Date and any words of love. Gold Star Families are invited to attend the ceremony and add their signatures. The Public is invited to attend and view throughout the morning at no charge. No registration is required. The media is invited to attend.
About Honor and Remember: Mission: To perpetually recognize the sacrifice of America’s military fallen service members and their families. The organization pays tribute to all military lives lost, not only while serving on active duty but also as a result of serving. Military deaths in all wars or conflicts and all branches of service from our nation’s inception are recognized. The primary vehicle for perpetual recognition is a specific and dedicated symbol of remembrance created by this organization: The Honor and Remember Flag, which is intended to fly continuously as a tangible and visible reminder to all Americans of the lives lost in defense of our national freedoms.
About Team Fastrax Professional Skydiving Team: Team Fastrax™ is the largest professional parachute demonstration team in the world. The team roster has more than forty active members with a culmination of more than 175,000 skydives. Our parachute team jumps at balloon festivals, air shows, NASCAR, Indy Race League, Formula One, symphony performances, golf courses, amusement parks, tennis courts and veteran support events. The Team Fastrax™ professional skydiving team has performed at various sporting venues such as Major League Baseball, the National Football League, Major League Soccer, NCAA baseball, football and lacrosse, high school sporting events and others. Website: www.teamfastrax.com
Honor & Remember POC: James "Jimmy" Carter, Ambassador to Maryland - email@example.com
Team Fastrax POC: David Hart – firstname.lastname@example.org