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Children from St. Jude, Le Bonheur fly to 'North Pole'

The North Pole was not far. A 30 minute flight brought the kids back on the ground and Santa was found. The North Pole was not far. A 30 minute flight brought the kids back on the ground and Santa was found.

(WMC-TV) - Children from St. Jude and Le Bonheur Children's Hospital had a special flight Saturday out of the Memphis International Airport.

"This is our fifth year now that we've been doing the fantasy flight to the North Pole," said Delta pilot Harry Miller.

Delta Airlines, St. Jude and Le Bonheur gathered kids like KB to meet Santa.

"We sang songs, and we danced in the plane, and we got to see the pilot, and it was really fun," he said.

The North Pole was not far. A 30 minute flight brought the kids back on the ground and Santa was found.

"We had no idea what to expect, and this is so amazing. We are so appreciative of everybody's hard work that went into it, and we are just really thankful," she said.

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