Blue Angels Super Hornet Training

201123-N-YO638-1259 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Left wing pilot Maj. Frank Zastoupil, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts the Pitch-Up Break maneuver during a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)
201123-N-YO638-1259 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Left wing pilot Maj. Frank Zastoupil, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts the Pitch-Up Break maneuver during a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201123-N-YO638-1259 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Left wing pilot Maj. Frank Zastoupil, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts the Pitch-Up Break maneuver during a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201123-N-YO638-1259 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Left wing pilot Maj. Frank Zastoupil, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts the Pitch-Up Break maneuver during a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)
201123-N-YO638-1259 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Left wing pilot Maj. Frank Zastoupil, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts the Pitch-Up Break maneuver during a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201123-N-YO638-1172 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Right wing pilot Lt. Cmdr. James Haley, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201123-N-YO638-1120 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conduct a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201123-N-YO638-1086 PENSACOLA, Fla. (November 23, 2020) Right wing pilot Lt. Cmdr. James Haley, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, conducts a training flight over Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201123-N-YO638-1013 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) Slot pilot Lt. Cmdr. Jim Cox, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, taxis down the runway in preparation for a training flight over Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201120-N-YO638-1465 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 20, 2020) Lead solo pilot Cmdr. Ben Walborn, and Opposing solo pilot Lt. Cmdr. Cary Rickoff, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, perform the Section High Alpha maneuver during a training flight over Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)

201120-N-YO638-1237 PENSACOLA, Fla. (Nov. 20, 2020) Lead solo pilot Cmdr. Ben Walborn, assigned to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, performs the sneak pass during a training flight over Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola. The Blue Angels are conducting training flights over Pensacola to build flight and maintenance proficiency on the new F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet platform and maintain readiness. The 2021 show season will be the Blue Angels’ first year flying the Super Hornet platform as well as the 75th anniversary of the team. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cody Hendrix)