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Pensacola -- 48 Hours of Beaches & Blue Angels

Peter G. Miller | Posted 07.06.2016 | Travel
Peter G. Miller

You could say that Pensacola is an old southern town but that would be an understatement. The first European settler was Tristan De Luna, a Spanish explorer who arrived in 1559, more than 200 years before the Declaration of Independence was signed.

Celebrate Capt. Jeff Kuss, he exhibited the best in all of us

Bill Douglas | Posted 06.06.2016 | HuffPost Home
Bill Douglas

"Continue to work towards that goal with a positive attitude and hard work, I'm telling you, you can make whatever you want happen in your life," ~ Ca...

Blue Angels Pilot Hailed As A Hero For His Actions In Tragic Jet Crash

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics

A U.S. Marine who was killed when his Blue Angels jet crashed in Tennessee was remembered Friday as a hero and an accomplished pilot. Marine Capt. Jef...

Blue Angels Pilot Killed After Jet Crashes In Tennessee

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics

Update: U.S. Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss crashed just after take-off Thursday while practicing for an upcoming Blue Angels show, according to a Navy press ...

Super Bowl Wrap

Malcolm Friedberg | Posted 02.08.2016 | Sports
Malcolm Friedberg

I was able to get two tickets to the game, which left me choosing between my 15-year-old son, my dad, my brother and several close friends. After thinking about it, I decided to go with the person who needed it most.

Note to Allegiant: Emergency Landings are Not the Problem

Christine Negroni | Posted 01.29.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Recently a friend asked me what airlines were the safest to fly. I get asked that question all the time. I find the question challenging in part because of the chasm between risk and perceived risk.

Elite Blue Angels Squadron Gets Its First Female Pilot

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 04.15.2015 | Politics

U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Katie Higgins’ dream as a little girl was to follow in her family’s footsteps and become a pilot. Her dream came true ...

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Sperm Bank

Sarah Toce | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Sarah Toce

You know when you have one of "those days" and you have to merely laugh for sheer lack of finding any other method that seems suitable for the occasion? This happened to me recently on the way to collect a donation for my future child. There, I said it.

The Blue Angels Spiraled Out of Control

Rep. Jackie Speier | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics
Rep. Jackie Speier

Sexual harassment was the norm. Pornography was prolific and the giant blue and gold penis painted on a training facility could be seen from space. It finally took a bold whistleblower to come forward to reveal the misogyny and sexism that Capt. Gregory McWherter condoned and encouraged.

The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels Are Flying High Again

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

March 15 (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels elite aviation team famed for its crowd-pleasing daredevil stunts at public air shows, returns to t...

Bad News For Blue Angels Fans

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

By Kaija Wilkinson MOBILE, Ala., March 1 (Reuters) - Blue Angels pilot Dave Tickle said he is focused on practicing maneuvers for an ...

Where Are The Best Public Places in San Francisco To Watch the Blue Angels During Fleet Week?

Quora | Posted 12.05.2012 | Travel

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Tim Trueman, Senior Software Engineer at Twitter, @timtrueman I feel like this is the question I wa...

It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's FLEET WEEK!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.04.2012 | San Francisco

Uniforms in the streets, boats in the Bay and fighter jets in the sky--it's Fleet Week! Starting on Thursday afternoon, San Franciscans can catch ...

What It's Like to Fly With the Blue Angels

Ward Carroll | Posted 11.23.2012 | Sports
Ward Carroll

Fighting off the G forces is a lot of work, quite frankly, especially when you don't have the controls in your cockpit. Two Face does his best to give me a heads up with calls like "Let's get some... here we go!"

Blue Angels: Nothing Looks More Beautiful Than Courage

Eddie Parsons | Posted 08.28.2011 | Impact
Eddie Parsons

2011-06-28-blueangel.jpgLet's all give thanks to the men and women who stand in harm's way so we can enjoy holidays like the Fourth of July.

Bill Murray Skydive To Kick Off Air And Water Show

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

This story is being updated as Bill Murray makes his skydive. Refresh this page often to make sure you're seeing the latest. UPDATE: 2:30 p.m. Still...

Fleet Week: A User's Guide

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

In case you haven't heard, today marks the start of Fleet Week New York. For those of you who don't know what Fleet Week is (and haven't seen the infa...