USS San Antonio (LPD 17) enters New York harbor for the start of Fleet Week 2015. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Abe McNatt/Released) via Fleet Week New York’s facebook page
Yay! The Fleet is in town for Fleet Week, and it’s our chance to show the troops a proper Noo Yawk welcome! Go ahead, buy those brave boys-in-white a frosty brew to show them a little token of your thanks for their service.
Get your #SelfieWithASailor Photo via #FleetWeekNYC facebook page
Did you get your #SelfieWithASailor? Headed to a ships tour of USS San Antonio? There is so much to do and see, it’s a good thing we have until Tuesday to pack as many events as we can into the Holiday weekend.
Welcome USS Barry! Photo via Fleet Week New York’s facebook page
There are U.S. Coast Guard search-and-rescue demos, U.S. Navy Special Ops dive team demos and U.S. Marine Corps Aviation/Marine Air-Ground Task Force exhibitions, <–That’s official-speak for COOL aircraft!
There are bands, and parades, and you won’t want to miss the U.S. Navy FA-18 Super Hornets flyover on Memorial Day! (11 am, Pier 86)
Ellen McAllister assists USS Barry (DDG 52) at USS The Sullivans Pier. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sharay Bennett/Released) via Fleet Week New York’s facebook page
I hope you’ll share your photos with us in the Working Harbor photo pool on flickr – we’d love to see them!
Check out the entire schedule of events on the FleetWeekNewYork website.
by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee