Watch marines dangling from a helicopter for Marine Week

The riverfront in Windsor was full of action this afternoon as some powerful military equipment took to the sky to celebrate Marine week.

Detroit is hosting the United States Marine Corps for Marine Week

An aircraft flying in Detroit during Marine Week on Friday. (Tony Doucette/CBC)

The riverfront in Windsor was full of action Friday afternoon as powerful military equipment took to the sky to celebrate Marine week. 

At one point, five people, one of them appearing to be outfitted in a cap, were hanging out of a military helicopter above the Detroit River. 

(Chris Ensing/CBC)

It's part of the Marine Air-Ground Task Force Show demonstration showcasing "the assortment and power of the Marine Corps," according to the United States Marine Week website. 

Take a look at some of the aircraft that hit the sky this afternoon. 

Take a look at some of the aircraft that put on a show on the riverfront Friday. 1:38
(Tony Doucette/CBC)
(Tony Doucette/CBC)
(Tony Doucette/CBC)
(Tony Doucette/CBC)