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New York as Flyover Country

U.S. Navy Blue Angels soar above the World Trade Center as part of Fleet Week.

Reuters

Fleet Week, a 25-year-old tradition, brings members of the armed forces to major ports across the country. It kicked off, in New York, with this neat display over lower Manhattan.

Photo credit: Reuters/Eduardo Munoz

About the Author

  • Amanda Erickson is a former senior associate editor at CityLab.