Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Blue Angels announce solo pilot

The Navy’s Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Squadron announced the selection of a prior Blue Angels pilot to serve as the new Blue Angel No. 6 opposing solo pilot. Navy Cmdr. Frank Weisser will return to the team for the remainder of the 2016 and 2017 seasons. Weisser previously served on the Blue Angels from 2008-2010. (Source: NNS, 07/11/16) Weisser replaces Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss, who died in a crash during a practice session in Tennessee June 2. Previous