Jet powered truck part of Blue Angels Nov. 10-11 Homecoming Shows
The Blue Angels will close the 2017 season at their traditional Homecoming Air Show aboard Pensacola Naval Air Station on Nov. 10-11. There is a second evening show, complete with firewoarks, scheduled on Friday, Nov. 10. The Friday Night Air Show will begin at 4 p.m. On Friday and Saturday, the air show gates will open at 8 a.m. with the show beginning at 9:30 a.m. The Blue Angels will fly on Friday and Saturday, during the day shows, around 2 p.m. The Blues will not fly during the Friday Night Air Show. The Blue Angels fly around 2 p.m. Admission and parking are free and reserved seating is available. Visit naspensacolaairshow.com for more info.
Pictured: Shockwave Jet Truck, a triple jet engine monster, will be part of both daytime homecoming shows. As driver of the world’s fastest jet powered truck, Chris Darnell has been performing at air shows for 10 years. In 2005, Shockwave set an air show speed record of 375 mph that still stands today!