Fleet Week New York set to return to the Big Apple in-person

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Wednesday, March 16, 2022
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Multiple ships and more than 2,000 sailors are set to visit the five boroughs between May 25 and May 31.

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Officials announced the return of Fleet Week to New York City Wednesday.

Multiple ships and more than 2,000 members of the armed forces are set to visit the five boroughs between is May 25 and May 31.

Fleet Week was held virtually the last two years because of the pandemic.

The week-long event will include public ship visitations and a variety of military demonstrations.

In 2019, about 103,000 people took tours of ships moored throughout the city or saw aircraft displays at various parks and schools.

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