Celebrating its 70 anniversary, Blue Angels, the second oldest aerobatic flying team from USA, and among the best of the best in the world.
They stands out as one of top leader in the blue blue sky and were were the first to introduced the Diamond formation in 1946 and is now well known for many of its daring and breathless stunts. Her maneuvers are closely followed by more than 60 current aerobatic flying groups in the world.
Its pilot wearing the navy blue suits representing pure Precision, Speed and Agility, had thrilled hundreds of millions of people in aerobatic airshows at home and around the world.
For this year, her 70th anniversary celebration, it can be summed up in one word. Spectacular!
Blue Angels’s Journey
Blue Angel has come a long way since its inauguration in 1946 from just a few planes to its favourite fleet of F/A-18 Hornets and C-130 and with its team of elite pilots and more than 100 maintenance and support staffs.
Its mission today is to reach out to people that may not have any interaction with the Navy and Marine Corps and to keep aviation in the front of the minds of the Americans people.
This year 2016, will be its 70th anniversary, and it had plan a series of airshow. This is the Navy Blue schedule.
Navy Blue’s Plan
What would Blue Angel’s next 10 years or 20 years plan ? Will they have better aircraft, more budget and to continue to thrill the world ? One thing is for sure, the Navy and the Marine Corps will continue to keep the American proud, nothing less.
Source : Fox News Insider
If you are interested to see 10 of their most daring stunts, here is the compilation and you understand why millions love the Blue Angels.