USS New York

USS New York arrives in NYC For Veterans Week. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

USS New York Returns To NYC For Veterans Week

“USS New York’s motto, ‘Strength forged through sacrifice. Never Forget,’ says everything about why we are coming to honor the sacrifice of our nation’s heroes — we couldn’t be more proud,” Capt. Jon C. Kreitz said.

11/08/2013

The USS New York glides past the Statue of Liberty in the New York Harbor on September 11, 2011. (credit: Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

USS New York To Hold Special 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

The ship was built with steel salvaged from the World Trade Center and named in honor of the attacks on September 11, 2001.

09/10/2012

(Credit: Mark Mason/CBSNewYork.com)

USS New York Adopted By 9/11 Families At Ceremony In Staten Island

The USS New York – which includes 7.5 tons of World Trade Center Steel its hull – was adopted by September 11 families in a special ceremony in Staten Island.

05/28/2011

Police, military personnel investigate Fleet Week tragedy (credit: CBS 2)

Young Marine Killed Crossing NYC Street During Fleet Week

A 22-year-old Marine visiting Manhattan for the first time was struck and killed by a car while crossing 12th Avenue.

05/26/2011

(credit: Mark Mason/CBSNewYork.com)

USS New York Visits NYC During Fleet Week

The USS New York, which includes 7.5 tons of steel salvaged from the collapsed World Trade Center, steamed into her namesake’s harbor Wednesday as Navy ships and Coast Guard cutters dropped anchor for Fleet Week.

05/25/2011