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Sailors and Marines man the rails on the flight deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) as they approach New York City for Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan Seelbach/Released)

New York Fleet Week Celebration Concludes

Marking its 31st annual time-honored celebration of the sea services, Fleet Week New York wrapped up its weeklong event on May 27.  The Fleet Week celebration has been held nearly every year since 1984 and is an unparalleled opportunity for the citizens of New York and the surrounding tri-state area to meet Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen, as well as witness firsthand the latest capabilities of today’s maritime services.

USS New York Departs Its Namesake City After NY Fleet Week 2019

USS New York (LPD 21) sends a special message to New York City by spelling out “I ♥ NY” on the ship’s flight deck at the conclusion of 2019 Fleet Week New York (FWNY), May 28. FWNY, now in its 31st year, is the city’s time-honored celebration of the sea services. It is an unparalleled opportunity for the citizens of New York and the surrounding tri-state area to meet Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen, as well as witness firsthand the latest capabilities of today’s maritime services. (U.S. Navy video by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Roger S. Duncan)

 

Airman Stuart Price, from Valparaiso, Indiana, assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), mans the rails as they approach New York City for Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Brett Walker/Released)

 

Sailors and Marines man the rails on the flight deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) as they approach New York City for Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan Seelbach/Released)

 

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Tridents of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 9 flies over New York City during Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Andrew Schneider/Released)

 

A Sailor takes a selfie while U.S. and Canadian service members pose for an iconic photo as they gather to fill Times Square’s Red Steps at Father Duffy Square during Fleet Week New York (FWNY) 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jonathan B. Trejo/Released)

 

The Navy Band Northeast ensemble Rhode Island Sound performs at Times Square during Fleet Week New York (FWNY) 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Clay/Released)

 

U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Andrew Lewis, center, commander of U.S. 2nd Fleet, signs a guest book at the New York Stock Exchange as U.S. Coast Guard Vice Adm. Scott Buschman, right, and Chris Taylor, vice president of listings and services at the NYSE look on. Sea services representatives are welcomed to the exchange in celebration of Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of NYSE by Courtney Crow/Released)

 

The Mets honor World War II Navy veteran Aerographer’s Mate 2nd Class Lucille Katz Posner as Veteran of the Game with a flag ceremony at Citi Field during Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael Gomez/Released)

 

Navy Recruiters speak to students at Franklin K. Lane High School in Woodhaven to raise Navy awareness during Navy Recruiting Command’s Swarm New York evolution in conjunction with Fleet Week New York (FWNY) 2019. (U.S. Navy video by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Elijah G. Leinaar/Released)

 

The Navy Band Northeast performs at a military appreciation event at the Rockefeller Center as part of Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Trey Fowler/Released)

 

The New York Stock Exchange welcomes U.S. Coast Guard Vice Adm. Scott Buschman, second from left, U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Andrew Lewis, commander of U.S. 2nd Fleet, and U.S. Marine Corps Major Gen. Karsten Heckl, second from right, to ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange in celebration of Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of NYSE by Courtney Crow/Released)

 

Sailors, Marines, Coast Guardsmen and Royal Canadian navy sailors pose for an iconic photo as they gather to fill Times Square’s Red Steps at Father Duffy Square during Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jonathan B. Trejo/Released)

 

Navy Diver 2nd Class David Yoder, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) 2, participates in a diving demonstration in Time Square during Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Trey Fowler)

 

Navy Band Northeast’s Rhode Island Sound performs at Times Square during Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Clay/Released)

 

Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Apprentice Nathan Gay, from Lancaster, California and assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), serves food at Burden Senior Center during Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Brett Walker/Released)

 

An explosive ordinance disposal technician assigned to Explosive Ordinance Disposal Mobile Unit 6 demonstrates a Sug-V remote controlled robot in Times Square during Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Trey Fowler)

 

The amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) departs New York Harbor at the conclusion of Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Roger S. Duncan/Released)

 

The amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) departs New York Harbor at the conclusion of Fleet Week New York 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Roger S. Duncan/Released)

 

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