Blue Angels Will Open Super Bowl 50

  • Jan 31, 2016 4:23am GMT

The Blue Angels will open the Super Bowl with their signature six-jet Delta formation immediately following the national anthem over Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, Feb. 7.

More than 70,000 spectators are expected to attend the game featuring the Denver Broncos versus the Carolina Panthers which is expected to draw more than 114 million viewers worldwide.

The Blue Angels are currently training in California for the 2016 air show season and are scheduled to fly 65 demonstrations at 33 locations throughout North America this year, which is the Blue Angels 70th anniversary year. In 43 days if you're counting.

The mission of the Blue Angels is to showcase the pride and professionalism of the United States Navy and Marine Corps by inspiring a culture of excellence and service to country through flight demonstrations and community outreach.

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