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OFFICIALLY FLEET WEEK: Ladies, Seamen, 12 O’clock!!

“I pray when I turn around, there are sailors. Because with [Samantha], you never know.”


– Miranda Hobbs, Sex & The City S05 E01 Anchors Away

FLEET WEEK SCHEDULE:

 

 Tall Ships

  • 8:11 am                Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
  • 9:18 am                Statue of Liberty Ellis Island
  • 9:27 am                World Trade Center

  

Warships

  • 10:39 am             Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
  • 11:22 am             Statue of Liberty Ellis Island
  • 11:28am              World Trade Center


Order of Parade of Sail

  • Fireboat Harvey
  • Juan Sebastian De Elcano (Spain)
  • KRI Dewaruci  (Indonesia)
  • La Belle Poule (France)
  • Etoile  (France)
  •  Cisne Branco  (Brazil)
  • Buque Escuela Arm Cuauhtemoc  (Mexico)
  • ARC Gloria (Columbia)
  •  BAE Guyas (Ecuador)
  •  USCGC Eagle (WIX 327)
  • USS Roosevelt (DDG 80)
  • USS Mitscher (DDG 57)
  • HMCS Iroquois (Canada)
  • USS Gonzalez (DDG 66)
  • JS Shirane (Japan)
  • USCGC Seneca (WMCE 906)
  • USS San Jacinto (CG 56)
  •   FNS Pohjanmaa (Finland)
  • USS Donald Cook (DDG 75)
  • RFA Argus (United Kingdom)
  • USMMA T/V Liberator
  • USCGC Willow (WLB 202)
  • USS Wasp (LPD 1)

Public Ship Visitation

  • Manhattan – ships are open every day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.at  Piers 90 & 92
  • Staten Island. ships are open every day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Homeport Pier
  • Brooklyn – Ships are open Sat, Sun & Mon , May 26-28 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the coalition ships

Air Demonstrations

    • Thursday, May 24
      • 9 a.m., Coney Island, NY- USMC, USN, & USCG aviation demonstrations and displays at Coney Island.  USN Leap Frogs Parachute Jump (MH-53E), USMC airborne insertion/extraction of combat equipped Marines with helicopters.
      • 12:30 p.m., Ronkonoma, NY- USMC display of aviation and personnel equipment.  Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public. Sachem High School, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY.
      •   1:30 p.m., Brooklyn, NY- Aerial demonstration followed by static display at  Sheepshead High School, Brooklyn..  Aerial demo would consist of MH-60S conducting Explosive Ordnance Team Search and rescue operations. After demo, MH-60S will land for static display
    • Friday, May 25
      • 9:30 a.m., New Jersey – Aerial demonstration followed by static display at Hackensack High School, NJ.  Aerial demo would consist of MH-60S conducting Explosive Ordnance Team Search and rescue operations.  After demo, MH-60S will land as for static display.
      • 10 a.m.,   Queens, NY – USMC display of aviation and personnel equipment.  Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public. Forrest Hills High School, Queens.
      • 12:30 p.m.,  Long Island, NY – USMC display of aviation and personnel  equipment.  Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public. East Islip High School, Long Island.
      • 12:30 p.m., Paramus, NJ – Aerial demonstration followed by static display at Paramus East Brook Middle School, Paramus, NJ.  Aerial demo would consist of MH-60S , MH-60R, and MH-53 conducting Explosive Ordnance Team Search and rescue operations.  After demo, helicopters will land and be available for static display.2:30 p.m.,  Orchard Beach– USMC display of aviation and personnel equipment.  Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public.
    • Saturday, May 26
      • 10 a.m..  Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY- USMC and USN displays of aviation and personnel equipment.  Service members from all services will be available to discuss and interact with public.  USN will host an Explosive Ordnance Team demo and land MH-60S, MH-60R and MH-53E for display.  USMC will land MV-22B, CH-46E, UH-1N and AH-1W.
    • Sunday, May 27
      • 10 a.m. ,  Corona Park , Flushing Meadows, NY– USMC will host a display of aviation and personnel equipment.   Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public.
      • 2 p.m., Randall Park, Freeport, NY – Aerial demonstration followed by static display at Randall Park in Freeport, NY.  Aircraft will consist of MH-60S and MH-60R conducting Explosive Ordnance Team search and rescue operations.  After demo, helicopters  will land and be available for static display and NRD will bring Recruiting Simulator.
      • 2 p.m.,  Playland Park, Rye NY – USMC will host a display of aviation and personnel equipment.   Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public.
    • Monday, May 28
      • 9 a.m., Cloves Lake Park, NY – USMC will host a display of aviation and personnel equipment.   Marines will be available to discuss and interact with public.
    • Tuesday, May 29
      • 1 p.m.  Staten Island, NY – Aerial demonstration followed by static display at New Dorp High School.  Aerial demo would consist of MH-60S conducting Explosive Ordnance Team search and rescue operations.  After demo, MH-60S will land and be available for static display.  New Dorp High School, Staten Island, NY.

Community / Park Events

  • Wednesday, May 23
    • 8a.m. – 1 p.m.            Fleet Week Parade of Ships
  • Thursday, May 24
    • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.           General Public Visiting / Group Tours (Manhattan/Staten Island)
    • 10 a.m. – Noon          U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard Air & Water Demonstrations at Coney Island, NY
    • 12:30 p.m.                  USMC MAGTF Aviation Event @ Sachem High School, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
    • 1 p.m.                          USN Aviation Event @ Sheepshead Bay High School, Brooklyn
  • Friday, May 25
    • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.          General Public Visiting / Group Tours (Manhattan/Staten Island)
    • 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.          U.S. Marine Corps Day in Battery Park
    • 9:30 a.m.                   USN aviation event @ Hackensack High School, Hackensack, NJ
    • 10 a.m.                      USMC aviation event @ Forrest Hills High School, Queens
    • Noon                          USCG Search and Rescue Demo @ Staten Island Pier
    • 12:30 p.m.                 USMC aviation event @ East Islip High School, Long Island
    • 12:30 p.m.                 USN aviation event @ Paramus Middle School, Paramus, NJ
    • 2:30 p.m.                   USMC aviation event @ Orchard Beach
  • Saturday, May 26
    • 8 a.m. –  5 p.m.         General Public Visiting / Group Tours (Manhattan/Staten Island)
    • 9 a.m. –  6 p.m.         Military Day in Times Square featuring performance by the Navy Band NE & USMC Band performances
    • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.        U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps Air and Land Demonstrations at Eisenhower Park (East Meadow, NY)
    • Noon                          Governors Island Family Fest
    • 1 p.m.                         Staten Island Music Festival
  • Sunday, May 27
    • 8 a.m. –  5 p.m.         General Public Visiting / Group Tours (Manhattan/Staten Island)
    • 10 a.m.                      USMC aviation event @ Flushing Meadows Corona Park
    • 10 a.m. –  3 p.m.      Staten Island War of 1812 Commemoration Event @ Ft. Wadsworth
    • 2 – 5 p.m.                  Military Bands in Times Square
    • 2 p.m.                        USN aviation event @ Randall Park, Freeport
    • 2 p.m.                        USMC aviation event @ Playland Park, Rye, NY
  • Monday,  May 28
    • 8 a.m. –  5 p.m.        General Public Visiting / Group Tours (Manhattan/Staten Island)
    • 9 a.m.                        USMC aviation event @ Cloves Lake Park
  • Tuesday, May 29
    • 8 a.m. –  5 p.m.        General Public Visiting / Group Tours (Manhattan/Staten Island)
    • 1 p.m.                        USN aviation event @ New Dorp High School, Staten Island

Parade Schedule

  • Thursday, May 24
    • Larchmont Memorial Parade, Larchmont, NY
  • Sunday, May 27
    • Greenpoint Veterans Memorial Parade, Brooklyn NY
    • College Point Parade, College Point, NY
    • Maspeth Memorial Weekend Parade, Maspeth, NY
    • Village of Hastings-on-Hudson NY
  • Monday, May 28
    • New Rochelle Memorial Day Parade,  Rochelle, NY
    • Bayville Memorial Day Parade, Bayille, NY
    • Pelham Memorial Day Parade,  Pelham, NY
    • Allied Veterans Memorial Parade, Ridgewood/Glendale, NY
    • Staten Island Memorial Parade, Staten Island
    • Kings County Memorial Parade,  Brooklyn, NY
    • Bogota, NJ Memorial Day Parade, Bogota, NJ
    • Manhattan Memorial Day Parade, Manhattan
    • Little Neck Douglaston Memorial Day Parade, Little Neck, NY
    • City Island and Bronx Memorial Day Parade, Bronx,  NY
 
 
 
(Credit:  Fleet Week New York)
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