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Blue Angels: No plans to rename aircraft named for Cosby character

Blue Angels: No plans to rename aircraft named for Cosby character

As colleges sever ties to Bill Cosby, the Blue Angels have no plans to rename their C-130 "Fat Albert" aircraft. "Fat Albert" is a popular character from a decade-long series created by the 77-year-old comedian, who recently has been accused of sexually assaulting more than a dozen women as far back as the 1960s. He has not been charged with a crime. The Blue Angels C-130 is nicknamed "Fat Albert" by the Navy, which describes the aircraft as the "workhorse" of the squadron on the Blues Angels website. It's larger than the sleek F/A-18 Hornets that perform aerial maneuvers. The question about renaming the aircraft was posed last week in a...

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