‘Worst Idea Ever’: U.S. Navy Cancels 9/11 Flyover After Sharp Criticism

Hudson River from Hoboken
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By WCBS Newsradio 880

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The U.S. Navy on Friday canceled plans to hold a military flyover in Manhattan for the 19th anniversary of 9/11 after the event was widely criticized.

“As per the US Navy, today's F-18 jet flyover on the Hudson River has been canceled,” NYC Emergency Management announced just after 11:30 a.m.