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Tuesday, May 5, 2020
A sky-high salute
EVG reader Kate shared this photo from First Avenue and St. Mark's Place this morning... when a message thanking front-line workers serving during the COVID-19 pandemic appeared in the sky... The full writing said "we salute essential workers."
Members of the GEICO Skytypers Air Show Team reportedly flew a fleet of vintage World War II airplanes to create the messages over the five boroughs and parts of Westchester County and Long Island.