Images: War of 1812: New Orleans [Image 94 of 303]
Photo by Chief Petty Officer William Lovelady
The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, practices over Lake Pontchartrain in New Orleans in conjunction with The War of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration in New Orleans. The events are part of a series of city visits by the Navy, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Operation Sail beginning in April 2012 and concluding in 2015. New Orleans is the first and the last city visit in the series.