Blue Angels

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels flight team hold a tight formation during the Fleet Week Air Show on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

2018 Fleet Week Parade of Ships and Air Show

People kept their binoculars and cameras at the ready Friday for the…

 

Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss was killed Thursday when his plane crashed during a practice for a air show performance. (Matt Bell/The Register & Bee via AP)

Navy Blue Angels jet crashes in Tennessee, killing pilot

SMYRNA, Tenn. — A Blue Angels F/A-18 fighter jet crashed Thursday near…

 

Fleet Week with Blue Angels, ship parade coming next month

Fleet Week is returning to form when it comes to San Francisco…

 

AP Photo/Eric RisbergA Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 flies past the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco

Blue Angels will return to SF in 2014 for Fleet Week, Navy announces

The Blue Angels air show is set to return to San Francisco…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergA Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 flies past the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.

Scaled-back Fleet Week features fireworks and disaster drills instead of ship parade and Blue Angels

Fleet Week is still happening in San Francisco this week, but it…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoDonate to the campaign if you want the Blue Angels back in San Francisco

Crowdtilt fundraiser attempts to bring Blue Angels back to San Francisco

With the help of a local tech start-up, money has been raised…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoDonate to the campaign if you want the Blue Angels back in San Francisco
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No Blue Angels at SF Fleet Week due to federal budget cuts

The U.S. Navy has canceled the remainder of the elite Blue Angels…

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SF’s Fleet Week air show canceled with Blue Angels grounded

No Blue Angels, no air show. No air show — no Fleet…

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Planes take wing over San Francisco Bay. (All photos: Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

PHOTOS: Eyes on the skies for San Francisco's Fleet Week

Although the Blue Angels' air show was grounded due to fog near…

Planes take wing over San Francisco Bay. (All photos: Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)
Perfect condition: “The maintenance team has a very vital role

Making Blue Angels fly is a dream come true for maintenance pro

It was 1986 when a young Sammy Holmes first witnessed the Blue…

Perfect condition: “The maintenance team has a very vital role
Alexis Terrazas flew with Team Oracle pilot Sean Tucker on the Oracle Extra 300L. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Alexis Terrazas flew with Team Oracle pilot Sean Tucker on the Oracle Extra 300L. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

Fleet Week fly-along offers bird's-eye view of San Francisco

Editor’s note: Alexis Terrazas took a ride through the Bay Area skies…

Alexis Terrazas flew with Team Oracle pilot Sean Tucker on the Oracle Extra 300L. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Alexis Terrazas flew with Team Oracle pilot Sean Tucker on the Oracle Extra 300L. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

The sky is the limit for Fleet Week

Flipping upside down at 500 miles per hour is just another weekend…

Blue Angels make presence felt during test runs

The Fleet Week air show is not happening until Friday, but the…

Blue Angels to land in formation at SFO

The Blue Angels, the U.S. Navy’s flight demonstration squadron, will arrive in…

Blue Angels to fly today

Sunday's Blue Angels air show has been given the green light to…