Just as the roar and rattle of the aircraft returning to pavement began to quiet, a young voice squealed from a seat near the back of the plane.
“Let’s do it again!”
It was a special evening for 68 Kuna kids who were treated Saturday to a night that began at Boise Airport and took them all the way to the North Pole. Sort of.
The annual event, dubbed “Operation Santa’s Sleigh,” and sponsored by United Airlines, gives Idaho kids an opportunity to feel the magic of Christmas.
Last year, kids from the Meridian School District were the guests of honor; the year before that, United took Boise kids flying.
This year, it was Kuna’s turn.
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