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U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets pass over the Golden Gate Bridge during a practice performance ahead of the Fleet Week air show in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fleet Week Returns To Bay Area With Blue Angels, Ship Parade Following Year Of Budget Cuts

It’s a San Francisco tradition celebrating military service that draws in tens of thousands of people to the waterfront. Here’s when and where you can watch.

10/10/2014

Blue Angels Crew Chief Hanna Rains. (CBS)

As Fleet Week Returns To San Francisco, Women Make Greater Impact On Blue Angels, Navy

Keeping the Blue Angels in the sky is no ordinary job. And on a tarmac crowded with plenty of men, there is crew chief Hanna Rains.

10/10/2014

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Fleet Week Ramps Up With Blue Angels Practice & Ship Tours Thursday

The roar of the Blue Angels flight squadron will rip through the sky as they perform in practice runs Thursday and Friday afternoon. Fulls shows will go on Saturday and Sunday for the first time in two years.

10/09/2014

Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Ed Lee Announces Return of The Blue Angels To Fleet Week 2014

Mayor Lee also points out the importance of disaster preparedness…

09/10/2014

U.S. Navy Blue Angels in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Blue Angels To Return For 2014 San Francisco Fleet Week

The Blue Angels air show is set to return to San Francisco next year as part of the city’s annual Fleet Week celebration, U.S. Navy officials announced.

10/22/2013

A U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet piloted by U.S. Marine Corps Major Nathan Miller flies past the San Francisco skyline during a practice flight ahead of the Fleet Week performance October 8, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

No Air Show For Fleet Week In San Francisco After Federal Budget Cuts

Fleet Week is still happening in San Francisco next week, but it will be a much quieter affair and there will be no air show or ship parade—both of which were canceled because of federal budget cuts.

10/03/2013

A U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet piloted by U.S. Marine Corps Major Nathan Miller flies past the San Francisco skyline during a practice flight ahead of the Fleet Week performance October 8, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Crowdsource Campaign Seeks To Pay For Bringing Blue Angels Back To SF

A Bay Area Fleet Week tradition which has been canceled due to the federal sequester make still take off with a new online funding push.

05/16/2013

U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets pass over the Golden Gate Bridge during a practice performance ahead of the Fleet Week air show in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Cuts Back Fleet Week Plans After Blue Angels Cancellation

San Francisco Fleet Week officials were scaling back plans for the October event after the U.S. Navy announced Tuesday that the Blue Angels air show has been canceled.

04/10/2013

A U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet piloted by U.S. Marine Corps Major Nathan Miller flies past the San Francisco skyline during a practice flight ahead of the Fleet Week performance October 8, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sequestration Cuts Cancel Navy Blue Angels Shows

The Navy has cancelled the remaining 2013 performances of its precision flying team, the Blue Angels, one of the most visible signs yet of sequestration cuts.

04/09/2013

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SF Supes Respond To Dismal Report On Future Of Blue Angels, Fleet Week

Two San Francisco supervisors, with two very different viewpoints, are offering an early response to a published report suggesting that federal budget woes could spell the end of San Francisco’s Fleet Week.

02/18/2013

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