The Blue Angels (Images of Modern America) by Maureen Smith Keillor [Ebook]

The Blue Angels (Images of Modern America)Author: Maureen Smith Keillor
Title: The Blue Angels (Images of Modern America)
Print Length: 99 pages
Language: English, Francais, Italiano, Espanol, Deutsch
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Every year, more than 11 million people attend air shows that feature the Blue Angels, who call Pensacola, Florida, their home. The Navy’s Flight Demonstration Team, with its six gleaming blue-and-gold F/A-18 Hornets, never fails to thrill the crowds. Flying from heights of over 15,000 feet and dropping as low as 50 feet, the shows are nonstop, high-energy, heart-stopping excitement. The Blue Angels were established in 1946 by Adm. Chester W. Nimitz to ‘showcase the pride and professionalism of the United States Navy and Marine Corps by inspiring a culture of excellence and service to country through flight demonstrations and community outreach.’ The Blue Angels pilots and flight crew visit 50,000 people a year in schools, hospitals, and other community events, in addition to performing for those who attend their air shows.

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