Flight For A Life

If you sponsor a Veterans or First Responders healing journey ($10k+ donation) you will be invited to fly with a Top Gun Pilot in a real fighter Jet.

Here’s How it Works


Matthew ‘Whiz’ Buckley

1. Make a qualifying donation

Qualifying donation of $10,000 or more to get airborne. All proceeds will go directly to transforming and saving the lives of veterans and first responders.

2. Meet Your Top Gun Pilot

You’ll jump on a call with your pilot, TOPGUN Graduate Matthew ‘Whiz’ Buckley where he’ll explain your flight plan & any other details you need to know before your flight

3. Get airborne in the aero L-39c

You’ll Suit up in your own Heroic Path To Light Flight Suit and gear as you take to the skies for this once in a lifetime experience. Experience 1 vs 1 Dogfights, Barrel Rolls, and more!

All Proceeds

Go directly to veterans and first responders

Are tax deductible

Will save a life

With Your Help, We can put an end to suicide in the veteran and first responder communities.

Flight for a Life Includes:

  • Limited Edition Mission Patch
  • Preflight Briefing
  • 60+ mins of air time (including time with complete control of the aircraft)
  • Post flight debrief
  • Edited HD Footage from out mounted GoPros with music to share with your family and friends

If interested, please email Flight4Life@heroicpathtolight.org and our team will send the sign up sheet when we start taking reservations so you can get the time that works best for you.

Flight Locations

Austin Flight Ops Start/Finish

Horseshoe Bay Resort Jet Center
112 S Dakota, Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657

Florida Flight Ops Start/Finish @

Pompano Beach Airpark
1001 NE 10th St, Pompano Beach, FL 33060