UPDATED: August 31, 2015 7:05 p.m.

WASHINGTON — The Blue Angels took to the sky Sunday, flying over the Pentagon and the Washington area as part of a team photo shoot.

U.S. Navy flight demonstration squadron soared over the region around 6:30 p.m.

The Blue Angels flew the squadron’s six-jet F/A-18 Hornet Delta Formation. The team made multiple passes from east to west over Ronald Reagan International Airport. The team also flew all around the city from north to south between photo runs. A seventh jet flew alongside as a photo platform.

The team is scheduled to fly in 68 performances at 35 locations in 2015 and about as many performances in 2016 throughout North America.

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