Blue Angels commander resigns after manuevering too low

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  1. evangilder

    evangilder "Shooter"
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    I salute Commander Koss for putting safety above all else. It takes one hell of a man to admit he's in the wrong and do what is right.

    The video below shows the pass. Look around the 24 minute mark and you will see #3 and #4 break from the formation. Extremely good situational awareness on #3s part and #4 had the discipline to stay with his section lead. Thankfully, it ended safely.


    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IWVRlPHyY8
     
  2. Njaco

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    Wow, that is a gutsy move and I salute him. They cancelled the show at Millville this weekend because of this.
     
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    He did the right thing but I suspect it wasn't just this display as he himself said combined with other instances of not meeting the airborne standard . It might well have been the last straw
     
  4. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Either way I salute him for doing the right thing.
     
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    It takes a bigger man to admit he's wrong. I'm with you Adler.:salute:
     
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    Yea, certainly shows why he was selected for the team to being with.

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