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Photos: Pacific Airshow goes high and mighty over Huntington Beach


Huntington Beach hosted the Pacific Airshow this weekend, featuring incredible stunt performances, precision parachute drops, vintage military aircraft and even an experimental flying car.

The show is along the beach from Newland Street to the pier. Three million people are expected to attend over three days.

U.S. Navy Leap Frogs perform parachute jumping.

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 U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet on a vertical climb

A U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet on a vertical climb.

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Air show spectators on the beach

Air show spectators on the beach.

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Opener BlackFly, an electric  personal air vehicle, takes off

Opener BlackFly, an electric personal air vehicle capable of vertical take-off and landing.

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Grumman Albatross seaplane skims the surface

A Grumman Albatross seaplane skims the surface.

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A child plays on the beach as a U.S. Army UH60 Blackhawk helicopter looms

A child plays on the beach as a U.S. Army UH60 Blackhawk helicopter looms over the waves.

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Air Force Thunderbirds perform

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, consisting of Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcons.

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