Fleet Week 2011

Check out awesome photos of the annual six-day Fleet Week celebration in New York City.

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USO girls with the troops on the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88 during Fleet Week in New York City.
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A Department of Homeland Security dog does tricks at Pier 88.
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Sailor aboard the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88.
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Sailors stand on the deck of the USS Iwo Jima as it passes by the Statue of Liberty to kick off Fleet Week in New York, Wednesday, May 25, 2011.
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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 25: In celebration of the start of Fleet Week, aircraft fly past the Statue of Liberty on May 25, 2011 in New York City. Fleet week, which has been held in New York City since 1984, celebrates the U.S. Navy and Marines Corps with a week of ship visitations and military demonstrations. Fleet Week concludes on Memorial Day with a military flyover to honor those killed while serving in the military. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Sailors stand on the deck as the USS New York, which was made from 7 and a half tons of steel from the World Trade Center.
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Soldiers aboard the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88.
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Troops enjoying lunch on the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88 on May 25, 2011 in New York City.
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Volunteers prepare to board the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88 during the first day of Fleet Week.
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A child and his mother watch the start of Fleet Week. Three thousand sailors, marines and soldiers descend on the city for the festivities.
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Volunteers wear Support Our Troops and Fleet Week 2011 shirts.
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USO girls on the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88.
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USS Iwo Jima docks at Pier 88 on May 25, 2011 in New York City.
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Chester Cheetah poses with the troops on the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88.
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USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88 on May 25, 2011 in New York City.
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Fleet Week ends on Memorial Day with a military flyover honoring American military personnel who lost their lives in service.
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A police car parks outside the USS Iwo Jima at Pier 88.
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