NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There is an invasion in New York City as members of the military have sailed in for Fleet Week.

There are many events planned to celebrate the men and women of the Armed Forces and for those who paid the ultimate sacrifice.

Eric Boehm, Air Force veteran and curator of aviation for the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, joined CBS2 to talk about the many events people can participate in this Memorial Day weekend.

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