The US Navy Blue Angels precision formation flying team is a crowd favorite throughout the world. Flying their six distinctive blue and gold F-18 Hornets, the Blue Angels are ambassadors for the United States Navy and Marine Corps.
This is the first time in the Blue Angels history the team will perform their adrenaline-rush maneuvers over scenic southern Utah. Kevin Walsh, Air Show Director for Thunder Over Utah said, "We are delighted to be able to bring the world’s most popular air show demonstration team to the people of Utah. We are already seeing a tremendous amount of energy and excitement within the community as we discuss what is sure to be one of Utah’s top family activities of the year," he said.
The Blue Angels lead a sensational lineup of the top air show performers on the air show circuit. Spectators will see the P-51D “Hell ‘er Bust” an iconic WWII aircraft, a live WWII battle with armor, infantry and a full slate of static displays and family-friendly attractions.
General admission tickets are required for all spectators which can be purchased online at $15.00 until December 25th. Children 15-years and younger are free. Parking for all vehicles is $5.00 if purchased in advance.
Premium seating options are also available to allow fans to watch the show in comfort from a seat along the flightline. The Bomber Club is a spacious tented area that will provide shade and chairs along with complimentary non-alcoholic beverages along with access to non-public portable restrooms.
The Fighter Club provides all the amenities of the Bomber Club along with an outstanding buffet lunch and complimentary beverages of beer, soda, and water.
The Officers Club offers the ultimate air show fan experience and includes prime seating on the flightline, catered breakfast, grilled luncheon entrees, an afternoon old fashioned ice cream sundae bar, snacks and appetizers served throughout the day.
Corporate participation/sponsor programs are available. For additional information, go to ThunderOverUtah.com. Fans can register at the site to receive updates on performer additions to the show and other show information.