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The Honor Flag

The US Honor Flag arrived at Orlando International Airport on Monday, December 26, 2011 on American Airlines flight 1888, at 11:05 a.m.  The flag was transported to Lakeland for display in honor of Officer Crispin who died in the line of duty on December 21, 2011.  Lakeland Police, along with Polk County Sheriff’s Department and other area police departments traveled to Orlando to receive the flag to honor Officer Crispin and his service to the community. 

The escort line is formed for the procession to Orlando Airport to pick up the Honor Flag.
Officers from neighboring agencies gather with the Lakeland Police Department in a circle for prayer before departing to Orlando to take possession of the Honor Flag.
Orlando Fire Department was on hand to provide the ceremonial water salute arch for the American Airlines plane carrying the Honor Flag.
Officers and Deputies from various agencies were on hand for the arrival of the honor flag at Orlando International airport.
So many agencies were on hand to show their support.
The Honor Flag leaves Orlando International Airport and heads for Lakeland, FL for the funeral of fallen Officer Arnulfo Crispin who was killed in the line of duty.
The flag is transported from Orlando to Lakeland.
The Honor Flag is displayed alongside Officer Arnulfo Crispin's casket.
The US Honor Flag was flown over recovery efforts at Ground Zero. Since then, the flag has traveled overseas, to outer space, and many funeral services to honor those who have made a commitment to honor and serve their country and communities.
The honor flag was always at Officer Crispin's side.
The honor flag was always at Officer Crispin's side
The honor flag was always at Officer Crispin's side
The Honor Flag History

Shortly after the September 11, 2001 attacks, a flag was gifted to Chris Heisler by the Texas House of Representatives. Like many Americans, Heisler felt compelled to take action during a horrific time for the United States, and with this flag in tow, he set out for Ground Zero. Along the way, Heisler helped to organize one of the longest police motorcades in the history of the United States, bound for Ground Zero bringing many tokens of support together with other agencies, to our nation's Heroes. This "Honor Flag" flew high above the recovery efforts at Ground Zero. Since September 2001, the United States Honor Flag has paid tribute to those who have lost their lives in the line of duty protecting our lives, our homes and our country, and also those who currently serve our communities and our nation.

The Honor Network was founded on the conviction that every person who is committed in service to our communities and country deserves the support of every single American, and that an increase in American patriotism is vital in keeping our great nation united.