Blue Angels thrill large crowds at Saturday's San Francisco Fleet Week airshow


SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — After a protracted week of energy outages and frustration, it was time for a lot of within the Bay Space to have some enjoyable.

This yr’s Fleet Week Air present over San Francisco Bay didn’t disappoint, particularly these wonderful Blue Angels.

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Cell telephones have been pointed skyward because the U.S. Navy’s Leapfrog parachute workforce kicked off Saturday’s Fleet Week Airshow. The squadron nailed an ideal touchdown

“I am so excited, it is my first go to and I am so thrilled,” stated Kay Chester visiting from Colorado.

Pilots have been testing their limits with daredevil acrobatics

A United Airways Boeing 777 jet was placing on a present over the bay.

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Organizers estimate a million persons are right here this weekend, many for one motive. The Blue Angels.

“That is unbelievable, it is good to see them so shut , you are feeling it once they undergo,” stated Bob Alvin from Los Gatos.

“The Blue Angels are an iconic a part of Fleet Week, they’ve six F18’s, they fly 18 inches from wing tip to wing tip,” stated spokesperson Mary Breen.

“I like it! I have been eager to be so near the Blue Angels eternally,” stated Ajay Bakhda.

The Bakhda household from Monterey could not miss it.

“My husband and I each served within the Navy, we get impressed by airshows,” stated Kristen Bakhda.

The Blue Angels and different wonderful pilots will likely be again within the sky on Sunday.

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