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The Blue Impulse is the aerobatic demonstration team of JASDF. The Blue Impulse, with T4 jet trainer aircraft, make aerobatic demonstrations all around Japan in events such as air shows at JASDF air bases.
Next is the aerobatic demonstration of the 'Blue Impulse'.
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The Blue Impulse is very popular, so it's very crowded.
2019, Dec. 1st
Omitama, Ibaraki
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The pilots are introduced. The Blue Impulse's demonstration starts from the pilots getting on their aircraft.
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Watching from the back.
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The most crowded moment today. Everyone looks at the Blue Impulse.
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The Blue Impulse heading for the runway.
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Waiting for airliner leaving Ibaraki Airport.
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Preparing to take off.
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The Blue Impulse taking off.
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First #1 through #4 takes off.
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The 4 aircraft joins in the air.
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Approaching.
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Goes over the air field in a diamond formation.
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Passing over.
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Next, #5 takes off and climbs rapidly.
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Loops over. The 'Low Angle Cuban'.
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Passes the air field rolling.
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#5 flying away.
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#6 takes off.
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Rolling. The 'Roll On Take Off'.
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#6 flying away.
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#1 through #4 approaching in a diamond formation.
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Flying very close to each other. The 'Fan Break'.
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Flying away to the right.
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#5 approaching.
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The '4 Point Roll'.
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Making rolls divided 90 degrees each.
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Flying away to the left still making a roll.
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#1 through #4 approaching in a line formation.
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The 'Change Over Turn'.
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Changing formation.
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Flying in a wedge formation
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Going over the air field. While turning around the 4 aircrafts gets close to each other.
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The 4 flies away to the left..
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Next, #5 approaches inverted.
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The 'Inverted & Continuous Roll'.
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Turns around and approaching again.
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Rolls over 3 times and flies away to the right.
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Next, #1 through #4 and #6 approach in a wedge formation.
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Breaking formation. The 'Sunrise'.
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The 5 fly away in different directions.
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Again, #5 approaches inverted.
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Rolls 2 times. The 'Inverted Roll'.
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Inverted again and flies away to the right.
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#6 approaches.
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Rolling over slowly.
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The 'Slow Roll'.
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Flying away to the right.
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#1 through #4 approaches in a diamond formation from behind.
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#1 through #3 turns to the right, while #4 turns to the left.
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The 'Letter 8'.
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#4 turns around fast to the left.
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The other 3 turns to the right.
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#4 goes after the other 3.
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#4 catches up before the other 3 finishes their turn.
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In a diamond formation again.
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Continues turning in formation.
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Flying away.
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#5 and #6 approaches flying on their sides.
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Passing the air field. The 'Double knife edge'.
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Flying away to the left.
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Next is the 'Roll back to arrowhead' by #1 though #4.
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#2 and #3 break formation and rolls while climbing.
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The 4 join again.
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Forming an arrowhead formation.
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Flies away to the right.
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#6 approaching from the left. At the same time #5 approaches from the right.
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The 2 passes each other over the air field.
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Flying away rolling. It was the 'Opposite Continuous Roll'.
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#1 through #4 approach from the right. First #1 and #4 rolls 180 degrees.
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Then #2 and #3 rolls too. The '4 Ship Invert'.
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The 4 passes over in a diamond formation, and inverted.
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Rolls back and flies away.
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Next is the 'Cupid' by #5 and #6.
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Drawing a big "heart" over the air field.
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The aerobatic demonstration of the 'Blue Impulse' continues.