In the millions of tons of freight and packages UPS moves each day, there’s an important story behind every air or ground bill. Once in a while, the story pulls a little harder at the heartstrings. Every so often, smiles get a little wider over a completed mission.
One such story features US Air Force veteran Brian Kolfage whose courage and perseverance in the face of hardship are truly inspirational.
In 2004, Brian tragically lost both legs and one hand while serving in Iraq. After sustaining the worst injuries ever survived by an airman in any war, Brian has continued to surf, kayak, and scuba dive with a true joy for life. As an advocate and avid communicator, he travels the country with his wife Ashley to share the importance of supporting our wounded veterans and troops.