The Blue Angels

Precision, fast, spectacular, amazing…these are just some of the praise that comes when you mention The Blue Angles. The Navy’s flight demo team, they symbolize the best the US and the military has when it comes to air spectaculars! Around for 65yrs, their current aircraft is the F/A-18 Hornet. From their website, “When the squadron receives a F/A-18 Hornet from the fleet, which are at the end of their carrier arrestment functionality, we make a variety of modifications, including removing the nose cannon to install a smoke-fluid system, inverting a fuel pump, installing a stop watch and adjustable constant-tension stick spring…” It’s airshow season, if you see them in town, be sure to catch them in flight!