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D-Day commemorations come to close

Created: 06/08/2014 8:18 PM WHEC.com

Commemorations marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day are coming to a close. On Sunday, huge crowds watched a massive paratrooper drop.

Nearly a thousand paratroopers, from several countries, dropped out of the sky over Normandy, but this time in peace.

The aerial show reenacted the Normandy landings and closed a week of D-Day celebrations.





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