Aerial Salute from US Navy on Memorial Day, New York USA

This is the moment the US Navy performed the "missing man" formation aerial salute in conjunction with the Intrepid Memorial Day Commemoration at Pier 86 in Manhattan.

The squadron was comprised of FA-18 Super Hornets.

Footage shows the fighter jets in formation roaring past the camera as one dramatically breaks away and gains altitude quickly.

the filmer captures a number of spectators in awe of the fantastic Naval display.