SportsBaseballYankees

Mariano Rivera plane dedication

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera laughs as Delta Air

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera laughs as Delta Air Lines honored Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013) Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Delta Air Lines held a ceremony Friday honoring Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera, the latest of many honors bestowed upon the All-Star closer as he plays in his final season. Delta dedicated a 757 aircraft to Rivera at JFK Airport.

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera (right) stands with Delta
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera (right) stands with Delta officials Gail Grimmett and Henry Kuykendall along with Yankees manager Joe Girardi as Delta Air Lines honored Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera (right) stands with Delta
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera (right) stands with Delta officials Gail Grimmett and Henry Kuykendall along with Yankees manager Joe Girardi as Delta Air Lines honored Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera laughs as Delta Air
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera laughs as Delta Air Lines honored Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera laughs as Delta Air
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera laughs as Delta Air Lines honored Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera poses with manager Joe
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera poses with manager Joe Girardi as Delta Air Lines honored Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. (July 12, 2013)

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera
Photo Credit: Newsday/Casey Musarra

Delta Air Lines honored Yankees closer Mariano Rivera with a 757 aircraft and model plane at John F. Kennedy Airport. Rivera signed his own signature below the version displayed on the plane. (July 12, 2013)

New York Sports

By using this site, you agree to our Privacy policy.

OK