Blue Angels Hornet Lands At McDonnell Planetarium

12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angel's plane lowered into place at St. Louis Science Center
Blue Angel's plane lowered into place at St. Louis Science Center
Workers secure a Blue Angel's jet after being lowered into place on a new display at the St. Louis Science Center in St. Louis on December 13, 2011. The Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet is on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Blue Angel's plane lowered into place at St. Louis Science Center
Blue Angel's plane lowered into place at St. Louis Science Center
Workers steady a Blue Angel's jet as it is lowered into place at the St. Louis Science Center in St. Louis on December 13, 2011. The Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet is on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Blue Angel's plane lowered into place at St. Louis Science Center
Blue Angel's plane lowered into place at St. Louis Science Center
Workers steady a Blue Angel's jet as it is lowered into place on a new display near the Planetarium at the St. Louis Science Center in St. Louis on December 13, 2011. The Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet is on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
Blue Angels F/A 18B On Display at Planetarium 12/13/11-Crews using a massive crane lifted a retired Blue Angels F/A-18B Hornet into place on a new, permanent concrete pedestal outside the St. Louis Science Center, ONMIMAX Theater, and James S. McDonnell Planetarium at Forest Park Tuesday. The plane's on permanent loan from the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, FL. (KMOX/Brett Blume)
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