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NAS-Kingsville Excited for Return of the Blue Angels

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KINGSVILLE (Kiii News) -

Those at Naval Air Station-Kingsville are speaking out about their excitement for the return of some old friends -- the U.S. Navy's precision flying team, the Blue Angels.

After a year of budgetary constraints throughout the federal government, the Blues Angels will return to Kingsville next year with their Wings Over South Texas Air Show.

A lot of folks were upset about the abrupt cancellation last year, but in 2014, the base promises a show that will be worth the wait.

"It's the first time the blues will be flying at a military installation in a couple of years. We are really excited out here to host that great event," said Captain Christopher Misner, commanding officer at NAS-Kingsville. "We're going to provide a great venue for the world famous Blue Angels, who will be headlining that show. It's going to be a great time for the community to come out and see the military that, frankly, the taxpayers pay for."

Wings Over South Texas 2014 will be held at NAS-Kingsville on March 29-30. The entire community is invited, and admission is free.

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