85 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!

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

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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!

    FPP072 - F-117 Nighthawk

    FPP072 - F-117 Nighthawk

    A look at the spaceship-looking Lockheed Skunk Works attack craft that once had a nuclear role and also merited the title, the "stealth fighter."

    • 1 hr 11 min
    FPP071 - Air-to-Air Mission Planning

    FPP071 - Air-to-Air Mission Planning

    A look at the considerations and mathematical calculations necessary to build an effective air-to-air timeline.

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Announcing the 'Afterburn Podcast' with John "Rain" Waters

    Announcing the 'Afterburn Podcast' with John "Rain" Waters

    A discussion with former F-16 Viper Demo Team pilot and retired U.S. Air Force Major John "Rain" Waters about his new show called the 'Afterburn Podcast.'

    • 7 min
    FPP070 - A-4 Skyhawk

    FPP070 - A-4 Skyhawk

    A look at the diminutive little carrier-based nuclear strike aircraft that instead served mainly as a conventional attack plane in Vietnam.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    FPP069 - U.S. Coast Guard Aviation

    FPP069 - U.S. Coast Guard Aviation

    A look at U.S. Coast Guard aviation assets, missions, basing, and training.

    • 56 min
    FPP068 - JAS 39 Gripen

    FPP068 - JAS 39 Gripen

    A look at the simple, effective, single-engine Saab fighter with delta wing and canards.

    • 1 hr 3 min

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F-117

Most informative and funniest episode Yet
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F-117

The F-117 episode was one of the best things I’ve ever heard.

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Excellent

The absolute Top Gun of aviation podcast. Interesting from stem to stern. Great guests all fully loaded with insight that can only come from an operator.

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