WATCH: 90-year-old veteran takes ride with Columbus police helicopter unit

John L. Capretta (Columbus Division of Police)

A 90-year-old Korean War veteran was back in the skies on Wednesday along with the Columbus Division of Police.

Retired Air Force 1st Lieutenant John L. Capretta flew with the division’s helicopter unit for their noon patrol flight.

Columbus police said Capretta’s granddaughter contacted them to arrange the flight.