The United States Navy's Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, popularly known as the Blue
Angels, first performed in 1946 and is currently the oldest formal flying aerobatic team.
The squadron is in more than 70 shows at 34 locations throughout the United States each
year, where they still employ many of the same practices and techniques used in their aerial
displays in 1946.
Since their inception, the "Blues" have flown a variety of different aircraft types for more than
427 million spectators worldwide.
RC 101 with Taoistflyer