Those Magnificent Blue Angels

The Blue Angels are an aerobatic team of the US Navy, which also includes members of the United States Marine Corps. The Blue Angels were founded in 1946 and come every year to over 10 million viewers. They fly today six combat aircraft of the type McDonnell Douglas F / A-18 Hornet. Four of the Angels remain together during the air show in various formations, the other two flying as solos and single maneuver. The Blue Angels are stationed at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida and are subordinate to the Naval Air Training Command, which is responsible for the training of pilots, the command area of the US Navy.