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Blue Angels coming to town
2 team members to promote 2017 Brunswick show The Times Record BRUNSWICK Those at or near the former Brunswick Naval Air Station may want to keep their eyes on the sky on Thursday afternoon. Two members of the Navy’s air demonstration squadron the Blue Angels will fly into Brunswick Executive Airport in an F/A-18D Hornet fighter jet at around 3 p.m. Thursday. Blue Angel #7 Lt. Brandon Hempler of Wamego, Kansas, and Blue Angel #8 Lt. Dave Steppe of Birmingham, Alabama, will fly over the airport before landing. Hempler and Steppe will be meeting with air show officials at the airport and with the media. The Blue Angels will be the featured performers at the 2017 Great State of Maine Air Show at Brunswick Executive Airport on Aug. 26-27. The Blue Angels arrival and news conference is not open to the general public. However, during a similar fly-in in 2014, a flyover and landing was viewed by members of the public from outside the airport at Brunswick Landing. That plane skidded off the runway and became stuck due to icy conditions. There were no injuries and no damage to the jet in that incident. The jet remained at the former [...]