Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA)

NAS Corpus Christi, Texas

Bu No 163766

 

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 9, 2020) -- Capt. Eric Doyle, Blue Angels Super Hornet Transition Team lead, dismounts former Blue Angel #1, a "Legacy" F/A-18C Hornet, after making its final flight to Naval Air Station Corpus Christi Nov. 9, 2020. The aircraft will replace the Blue Angel currently on static display on base. Doyle is lead for the Blue Angels Super Hornet Transition Team. The 2020 show season marked the end of the service life of the aircraft the team has flown for 34 years. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Michelle Tucker/Released)

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 9, 2020) -- Aviation Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Jacquez Shine, a native of Pensacola, directs Capt. Eric Doyle as he parks former Blue Angel #1, a "Legacy" F/A-18C Hornet, after landing at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi Nov. 9, 2020. The aircraft will replace the Blue Angel currently on static display on base. Doyle is lead for the Blue Angels Super Hornet Transition Team. The 2020 show season marked the end of the service life of the aircraft the team has flown for 34 years. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Michelle Tucker/Released)

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 9, 2020) -- Capt. Eric Doyle, Blue Angels Super Hornet Transition Team lead, makes his final approach to land former Blue Angel #1, a "Legacy" F/A-18C Hornet, at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi Nov. 9, 2020. The aircraft will replace the Blue Angel currently on static display on base. The 2020 show season marked the end of the service life of the aircraft the team has flown for 34 years. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Michelle Tucker/Released)

Bu No 163130 will scrapped and replaced by Bu No 163766. NAS CC only has 163130 for 10 years,

I would like to thank Eric Renth for the heads up and all the help.