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Blue Angels - US Navy Flight Exhibition Team


Thursday, January 23, 2014

emoticon for checking this blog out. I believe that you will be pleased to have done so.


I was a U.S.A.F. dependant for the first twenty-two years of my life, so the U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds will always hold a special place in my thoughts; however, this video of the Blue Angles is spectacular! I just had to share it with y'all. Please enjoy!


God bless your day with skies as clear & beautiful as those in this video!


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Did you know that the pilot on the right of the formation is always a Marine?

Fasten your seatbelt in anticipation of a sensational ride!


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SWEETYOUNGTHING 1/27/2014 5:54AM

    phenomenal; thank you

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BEFIT014 1/26/2014 11:19PM

    I love the Blue Angels! I've seen them twice & was at the Italian air show in Ramstein Germany in '88. That was horrifying and something I'll never forget.

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THE_SHAKESHAFT 1/25/2014 8:40AM

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HIKETOHEIGHTS 1/24/2014 10:17PM

    Very cool
Victoria.
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MAYBER 1/24/2014 6:47PM

    seen the Blue Angels in El Paso a few years ago and they are magnificent
Thanks for sharing the video very practiced formations with much dedication
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BUSYGRANNY5 1/24/2014 4:42PM

    Thanks for sharing! I know my young grandson is going to LOVE this, too!

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3016DEBRA 1/24/2014 1:36PM

  That was GREAT!!!! I've always been amazed by them...thanks for sharing that! emoticon

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BATCHICK 1/24/2014 11:31AM

    TOO COOL! Thanks for sharing!

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MCJULIEO 1/24/2014 10:52AM

    Did not know that about the Marine!

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SHERYLDS 1/24/2014 10:02AM

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NUTRON3 1/24/2014 7:45AM

    Me too! I have seen them so many times, the kids still talk about watching them when they were little!

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GARDENCHRIS 1/24/2014 6:57AM

    very cool...... but why is it ALWAYS a Marine??? just curious

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LJCANNON 1/24/2014 12:19AM

    My Dad (AIRFORCEBOB) flew with the Thunderbirds for (I think) 2 years. I will always be Amazed at the Skill and Precision that they and the Blue Angel Pilots show with Every Show. I cannot even imagine the HOURS of Practice and Dedication they gave to that Program!!

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GEORGIAGIRL26 1/23/2014 8:26PM

    That is a really awesome video.
Mom saw them when she was a little girl.
Down in Florida. hope that you have a good night.
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IGNITEME101 1/23/2014 7:57PM

    I love watching them both! Have seen them live, too, of course! Thank you for the video~

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PMFISH 1/23/2014 6:56PM

    Thanks for sharing! I remember as a kid they would go around in different areas and put on a show. Always impressive!

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CTUPTON 1/23/2014 6:06PM

    emoticon Thanks!

chris

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MJ7DM33 1/23/2014 5:24PM

  emoticon Thanks for sharing!

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DELIA38961 1/23/2014 5:16PM

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Thank you for sharing!!!

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FRAN0426 1/23/2014 3:45PM

    Amazing Thanks for sharing the vidio. Have seen the show of one of the U.S. teams and have seen theem fly over our home a few times as we live near both the internation airport of the twin cities and a service base too. We also saw the presidental plane fly over landing and take off both--fasinating.

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JUNEAU2010 1/23/2014 3:24PM

    I have loved the Thunderbirds, the Blue Angels and the Canadian Snowbirds (used to live in Juneau, AK) my entire life!

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IAMWINNING 1/23/2014 3:21PM

    emoticon video. I like to say I was born into the Navy - Dad didn't retire until after I was married. My DH did a stint in the Army and he and I worked many years as civilians in DoD - so our military services hold a very special place in my heart.

I loved watching the video, and have watched Top Gun a few times just for the planes. LOL Thanks again for this blog.

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CATLADY52 1/23/2014 2:17PM

    I'm a fan of the Blue Angels from the 60s They used to practice for the week over our house. One year we took our kids to their air show and it was so noisy I couldn't hear for an hour afterward. But it was so fun. emoticon

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GENRE009 1/23/2014 1:54PM

    I went to a show where the blue angels did. I don't remember anything, but do remember that I was amazed. I have watched many of the old news reals, or movies where they had people standing on planes. I do like old war movies, just because of the planes too. I even like channel 56 version of how planes came iinto existence. over thank giving talked about Turkeys, and that there was a farm where they raised them near a naval base. And the thought was that turkeys could have heart attacks from emotions, cause a whole harvest or more was whipped out. But What I think these dummies forgot was that these birds who are fatten so much that can't fly, pressure of the air hitting their bodies, and blowing up their hearing channels, and causing there hearts to burst! Not hey I'm scared are there aliens invading? Oh, me as a turkey am so scared, I would rather die. Just another person who can't relate. Great blog. My niece is marrying a pilot for Federal Express. he flies back and forth to Paris France from the States, here in Michigan. eva emoticon emoticon

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SPIRITUALBEAR 1/23/2014 1:46PM

    Nice! Love the color of your jets

"Snowbirds" are our equivelent to your Blue Angels. emoticon

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MINICOOPER452 1/23/2014 1:46PM

    Excellent vid!
Thank you for your family's service.
I love the Angels!!! I have a special place in my heart for them because our daughter is a Marine. Didn't know the tidbit about the right-winger! That's cool.
I have seen the T-birds too and they're pretty awesome too!!!
But, just to be clear, the Angels are flying again. They did not "cease" to fly. They only stopped flying during the sequestration. In fact, they are flying again and we've already got reservations to see them, in MN, in August. And a really good friend of mine is planning on attending their home show to congratulate her son on his final year with the Blue Angels as a chief.

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SLIMMERJESSE 1/23/2014 1:42PM

    They are amazing to watch; however, during their shows, their sonic booms shake my house and scare my cats for hours.

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