Blue Angels Fat Albert C-130T
Fat Albert (as he is lovingly referred to) is a C-130T Hercules that is part of the United States Navy Blue Angels demonstration team and travels to every show with them carrying their support personnel and equipment. The C-130 is a tactical airlift aircraft with a huge rear hatch, designed to handle up to 45,000 pounds of cargo and people. Powered by four Allison turboprops, the 97-foot-long aircraft has a cruising speed of 374 mph. Fat Albert will be flying in the show each day.