186 episodes

The Fighter Pilot Podcast explores the fascinating world of air combat: the aircraft, the weapons systems, and most importantly--the people. Each episode features a guest who helps explain the topic at hand such as how ejection seats work or what it's like to fly on and off nuclear-powered aircraft carriers.

Strap in and hang on for this incredible show!

If you love the roar of a high-speed flyby or are enamored by the poise and confidence of the brave men and women who pilot these aircraft, then this show is for you!

Fighter Pilot Podcast Vincent "Jell-O" Aiello, Retired US Navy Fighter Pilot

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    • 4.9 • 1.4K Ratings

The Fighter Pilot Podcast explores the fascinating world of air combat: the aircraft, the weapons systems, and most importantly--the people. Each episode features a guest who helps explain the topic at hand such as how ejection seats work or what it's like to fly on and off nuclear-powered aircraft carriers.

Strap in and hang on for this incredible show!

If you love the roar of a high-speed flyby or are enamored by the poise and confidence of the brave men and women who pilot these aircraft, then this show is for you!

    FPP 131 - Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines

    FPP 131 - Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines

    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.

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    • 1 hr 2 min
    FPP130 - Flight Surgeons

    FPP130 - Flight Surgeons

    A discussion on the aeronautically-adapted medical care providers who embed in military squadrons and care for the aircrew therein.

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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Intermission - 'Happy Hour' Barricade Story with Oyster

    Intermission - 'Happy Hour' Barricade Story with Oyster

    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.

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    • 52 min
    End of Year Recap - 2021

    End of Year Recap - 2021

    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.)

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    • 1 hr 1 min
    FPP129 - B-24 Liberator

    FPP129 - B-24 Liberator

    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.

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    Replay: NORAD Santa Tracker

    Replay: NORAD Santa Tracker

    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.'

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    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
1.4K Ratings

1.4K Ratings

GAA59 ,

Jello and his podcast vision.

Always the best topics, info, and folks to tell the story. The greatest!

Sal Pilot ,

Flight Surgeons - Episode

This was a top 10 episode!

theelbee ,

Amazing and informative

Great interviews. So informative and interesting. I love listening

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