McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet- Blue Angels

@San Francisco, CA

October 2015

Taken during the annual San Francisco Fleet Week airshow, the Blues four-ship formation executes a break near the end of their performance.  First formed in 1946, the Blue Angels have been using the F/A-18 Hornet since 1986.  These are usually the oldest jets in the fleet that have been taken out of frontline combat strike units as newer models are delivered. Nikon D7100 w/80-400mm, processing with Aperture.

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