A young woman thought it would make a cool TikTok video to show her jumping off a boat for a swim in the Hudson River in front of the Statue of Liberty. But the 20-year-old's video is going viral for a different reason.
SKY HIGH: Twenty-four jets including the Navy Blue Angels and Air Force Thunderbirds flew in formation above the Hudson River and Statue of Liberty, trailing red, white and blue smoke over New York City in a dazzling military air show.
Tomorrow the @rafredarrows will be taking flight in New York over the Hudson River & Statue of Liberty with the @BlueAngels , the @AFThunderbirds and F-35 Lightning II Demo team. The Red Arrows are touring North America to showcase their premier aerobatic skills. #RedArrowsTour
The @rafredarrows joined their @usairforce counterparts in a historic flight down New York’s Hudson River and around the Statue of Liberty. #RedArrowsTour The jets painted the Big Apple’s skies red, white and blue. Read the full story:
ADVISORY: Today at 9:30 AM, 24 fighter jet aircraft will be conducting a military flyover on the Hudson River near the Statue of Liberty and the Verrazano Bridge. The aircraft will fly at approximately 2,500 to 3,000 feet.
WATCH: Military teams fly historic 24-jet aerial parade over the Hudson River and Statue of Liberty.
Tonight, weather permitting, military helicopters will fly: • Along the Hudson River (near midtown & George Washington Br.) • Lower Manhattan area near One WTC, the Brooklyn Br, Statue of Liberty & Verrazano Br. The aircraft will at times fly at altitudes below 1,500 feet.
Advisory: There will be a military flyover today of 2 Navy F-18s from LaGuardia at 11:30am over Hudson River, near Statue of Liberty by 12pm