Episodes
Published 01/25/22
A discussion on the New York-based organization that celebrates (and flies!) biplanes from the vintage and golden eras of aviation, including World War I. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 01/25/22
A discussion on the aeronautically-adapted medical care providers who embed in military squadrons and care for the aircrew therein. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 01/15/22
A discussion with one of only two pilots to ever barricade a stricken F/A-18 Hornet aboard an aircraft carrier at sea, and the only one to do so at night. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 01/05/22
Show hosts Jell-O and Boat take a look back at this tumultuous year and clear out the mailbag before offering a sneak peek at the year to come. (Contains some mild language in one part.) Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 12/31/21
A discussion on the unheralded, yet highest produced aircraft in U.S. history, a heavy bomber designed to go faster, climb higher, and carry more payload than even the legendary B-17 Flying Fortress. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 12/24/21
NORAD, or the North American Aerospace Defense Command, continuously monitors the Canadian and American airspace--and indeed most of the world--to ensure threats to our two countries are identified and managed. But not everything that enters our airspace is a "threat." Every year, NORAD ensures the safe and unhindered passage of jolly ol' St. Nick and his precious cargo of Christmas cheer to all the Canadian and American children on his 'nice list.' Support this podcast at —...
Published 12/23/21
A discussion with a former Air Force test pilot who was instrumental in the functional development of the B-1B Lancer. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 12/14/21
A discussion on the events and significance of the Pearl Harbor attack with an author and who conducted extensive research for his book 'Attack On Pearl Harbor, Japan Awakens a Sleeping Giant.' Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 12/07/21
A discussion on the supersonic swing-wing strategic bomber that played a key role in the SAC alert force during the final two decades of the Cold War. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 12/04/21
A discussion on one of the most capable carrier-based fighters of World War 2 and what it's like to fly one of only five remaining flyable Zeros in existence more than 80 years after its inception. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 11/24/21
A discussion on the iconic Royal Navy carrier-based aircraft that went on to serve in the nuclear strike role for the Royal Air Force Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 11/14/21
A tribute to those who have served, or are serving, in the armed forces of the United States. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 11/11/21
A discussion on the simple, low cost, easy-to-fly and -fight light attack aircraft that offer an affordable alternative to the hugely expensive modern jet fighters. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 11/04/21
Fighter Pilot Podcast host Vincent "Jell-O" Aiello welcomes the Cubic Corporation's Paul "PK" Averna back to the show at the 2021 Tailhook Reunion & Convention for an update on the live / virtual / constructive training paradigm and what's new since first discussing this cutting edge technology on the show back earlier this year. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 10/29/21
A discussion on the legendary WWII aircraft that helped turn the tide during the Battle of Britain . Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 10/24/21
A discussion on the musculoskeletal pains flying high performance fighter jets can cause and one very simple, affordable solution to rehabilitate and strengthen neck muscles. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 10/19/21
A discussion on the heavy lift helicopter that hauls Marines and equipment around the battlefield. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 10/14/21
A discussion on past, present, and future air dominance weapons with Raytheon Missiles & Defense Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 10/11/21
A rebuttal of the controversy and maligning surrounding the F-35 Lightning II / Joint Strike Fighter program. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 10/04/21
A preview of the Wings Over Houston Airshow happening October 8-10, 2021 at Ellington Airport, Texas. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 09/30/21
A discussion on what it takes to maintain a flying museum of 70+ year-old warbirds Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 09/24/21
A replay of episodes 0 and 1 of a new sibling podcast dedicated to the beloved Grumman F-14 Tomcat. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 09/14/21
A discussion on one fighter pilot's experiences defending the American heartland on 9/11/01. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 09/10/21
A discussion on the assault helicopter that began life in the service of the U.S. Army during the Vietnam conflict and is still in service with the U.S. Marines a half century later. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-fighter-pilot-podcast/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands
Published 09/04/21