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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

Among other events in San Francisco this weekend, there will be (clockwise from upper left) the Blue Angels and Fleet Week activities along the waterfront, the Giants playing in two Division Series playoff games at AT&T Park, the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, and a 49ers game Sunday. (CBS/Getty Images)

SF Braces For Crowded Weekend, 1 Million Visitors Expected

An unusual convergence of sporting and entertainment events in San Francisco this weekend promises to bring up to a million extra people into the densely populated bayside city.

10/05/2012

Among other events in San Francisco this weekend, there will be (clockwise from upper left) the Blue Angels and Fleet Week activities along the waterfront, the Giants playing in two Division Series playoff games at AT&T Park, the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, and a 49ers game Sunday. (CBS/Getty Images)

Busy Weekend In San Francisco To Pump Millions Into Economy

Not all of the one million tourists projected to visit San Francisco this weekend will spend money like sailors on leave, but they’ll still leave a major mark.

10/04/2012

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Blue Angels Begin Practice Runs Above SF Bay

The U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels will be roaring over parts of the Bay Area starting Thursday afternoon as San Francisco Fleet Week gets under way.

10/04/2012

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