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Flying with the Blue Angels

When Boys’ Life got an invitation to ride along with the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels, The Boss decided to send his most expendable staffer to see what it’s like to fly with the best of the best.

Watch video from Senior Writer Aaron Derr’s flight, and then check out the December 2012 issue of Boys’ Life to find out more about the Blue Angels.

57 Comments on Flying with the Blue Angels

  1. SO COOL I want to ride on the blue angles!


  3. Miles awesome // January 31, 2013 at 9:50 pm // Reply

    Coolest thing ever. But it flipping f-14 tomcats!

  4. That was the most amazing thing I have ever seen. The blue angles are cool.

  5. I love the blue angels I would like to fly fat Albert

  6. cool!!!!!!!

  7. I’m going to the U.S. Navy to fly a Blue Angel!!!!!! 🙂

  8. stanislous the great // January 10, 2013 at 4:53 pm // Reply


  9. Blue angles are cool (:

  10. I went to go see them with my ROTC squad best thing ive ever seen

  11. come @ me bro // December 15, 2012 at 10:58 am // Reply

    i wanna bea blueangel when im older

  12. i love the blue angels

  13. lol that is one of the most epic video iv ever seen i have enter the contest about 17 times

    sent from my ipod

  14. thats cool

  15. lol that awesome

  16. my dad flys a blue angel

  17. my cousin has an f 18

  18. starwars man // November 26, 2012 at 6:20 pm // Reply

    Have you saw a Blue Angel flying?LoL i flew a Blue Angel

  19. Hate to be the party pooper, but I wish they had shown a little more of the blue angels actual flying. I’d like to see some tricks! All the put here was in the magazine. Except for the video of Aaron Derr “hurling”, that is.

  20. Ive seen them in a show theyre awesome, I’m going to the air force academy my dream is to fly!!!! 🙂

  21. AN enemy.

  22. Just think how strong the combat versions of the planes are. Gosh, I would not like to be a enemy.

  23. that was outstanding good job flying that super sonic plane keep it up

  24. I’ve seen the Blue Angels…

  25. I love the video and some day, I hope I can do something like that to.

  26. very cool

  27. all of you who want to be a blue angel keep on takes YEARS of practice to make it to that stage.and I too am gonna take flight lessons.thats my current dream in pursuing

  28. FSXRD#7-Turk // November 23, 2012 at 5:02 pm // Reply

    I really want to be a pilot some day, I would LOVE tofly with the blue anges. I am on a virtual flight team ( Mirosoft Flight Simulator X) and it would be my dream to fly with the blue angels!! 🙂

  29. I am currently living in Pensacola,Fl witch is the home to the blue angels. I went to the fall homecoming show and had a blast. cheak out there home page. and the navel aviation musem.

  30. Nice


  32. AWSOME !

  33. it should have shown more of his flight.

    (yes, I am a fan of doctor who XD)

  34. It was funny when the guy barfed in the barf bag. I can’t believe how big the F/A-18 Hornet is. The Blue Angels rock!

  35. Im going to join the navy someday

  36. Mathias/Boss // November 21, 2012 at 2:22 pm // Reply

    To bad he couldn’t go the speed of sound, or fly in an f-22. Next time he should fly in the Blue Angels C-130.

  37. that was cool

  38. lol he threw up. XD

  39. That’s SICK!!!!!

  40. i love it

  41. THAT WAS AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  42. I think flying with the blue angels is alsome.I just read the article and it told me where to go.I have a question?can you tell me where to go to see a show for blus angel?And can i ride with you one day?

  43. I think the Blue Angels are great! I obtained my Eagle Scout rank at the age of thirteen. I am currently taking flight lessons, and have over fifteen hours logged. I wish someday I could be a blue angel pilot.

  44. it was so so so so cool.we did 360

  45. Cool I what to do that!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  46. awasome

  47. Sharkworld78 // November 19, 2012 at 7:31 pm // Reply

    Woah cool. Too bad there not f-22s

  48. Awesome

  49. Firemaster123 // November 19, 2012 at 6:10 pm // Reply

    I want to be a boys life writer and do cool things like that.

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