Fleet Week returns to New York City for Memorial Day Weekend

Fleet Week was severely cut back last year due to the federal budget crisis. (5/21/14)

WOODBURY - Fleet Week is back, and it's a special return for ships and sailors observing Memorial Day Weekend.

Chopper 12 was over New York Harbor this morning as three Navy ships and two Coast Guard cutters arrived. About 1,500 service members are taking part in festivities through next Tuesday.

Fleet Week was severely cut back last year due to the federal budget crisis.

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