Tragic: Video Shows Moment Of Blue Angels Crash – Pilot, Unable To Eject, Is Killed

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A Blue Angels F/A-18 crashed outside of Nashville, Tennessee during practice on Thursday, sadly, the pilot could not eject & he was killed.

According to ABC News, the Blue Angels flew over downtown Nashville just prior to the crash.

An onlooker caught the moment the jet crashed on cell phone video.

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The pilot, Captain Jeff Kuss, joined the Blue Angels in 2014, and had “1400 flight hours and 175 carrier-arrested landings,” according to Nashville News 5.

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Kuss is survived by a wife and two young children.

A witness said that the crash & subsequent explosion shook the ground and her car.

Hours before, an F-16 from the Air Force’s Thunderbirds crashed just near Petersen Air Force Base in Colorado Springs.

Jeff was the national rally organizer to free Marine Sgt. Tahmooressi from the Mexican prison, chairman emeritus of Ross Perot’s Reform Party of California, and a former candidate for governor. Jeff is editor-in-chief at Freedom Daily. He wrote for former Hollywood talent agent & Breitbart contributor, Pat Dollard, and headed up his 30 person research team. Mr. Rainforth also wrote for the Wayne Dupree Show. Jeff is single & says he is not gay.