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Interviews with past and present aircrew of both military and civilian types.Copyright © Aircrew Interview 2018


#103 : Q&A Sessions - Paco Chierici on the A-6, F-14 & F-5
Sep 14 • 57 min
Paco answers our viewers questions.Original live Q&A - 4/9/2019Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterviewor donatehttp://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#102 : Writing & The Chipmunk | with Dennis Baldry *FULL*
Sep 8 • 25 min
Dennis Baldry chats about his beginnings in writing/publishing, working for Osprey, his new Novel “Blue Diver” and being a general aviation pilot flying the Chipmunk.Blue Diver -
#101 :Dassault Mirage 5 | with Marcel De Petter *PART 2*
Sep 1 • 22 min
In part 2, Marcel De Petter talks about his book “Mirage M5 B”, transitioning onto the C-130 Hercules and his involvement with the restoration of Mirage 5 BD 09.Mirage 5 BD 09 RESTORATION GROUP: https://www.facebook.com/groups/19093……
#100 : Dassault Mirage 5 | with Marcel De Petter *PART 1*
Aug 25 • 33 min
Marcel De Petter chats about flying the Belgian Mirage 5 in the air-to-ground role, being an instructor, DACT and his ejection in 1985.Mirage 5 BD 09 RESTORATION GROUP: https://www.facebook.com/groups/19093…Help keep the chan…
#099 : Red Arrows & The Blades | with Mike Ling *PART 2*
Aug 19 • 30 min
In part 2, Mike Ling chats about his 6 years as Red 10, coming back as Red 3, sharing some of the highlights from his time on the RAF Red Arrows and his current role flying with the blades.The Blades -
#098 : Tornado F3 & Red Arrows | with Mike Ling *PART 1*
Aug 11 • 32 min
In part 1 , Mike Ling chats about how he became interested in aviation, flying the Tornado F3 that includes some brilliant stories from his time in Indian and of course joining the RAF Red Arrows and getting the Red suit for the first time!T…
#097 : T-45 Goshawk| with Chris “Bunky” Marlar *PART 2*
Aug 4 • 28 min
Chris chats about instructing on the T-45, BFM, landing on the boat and his current role flying business jets.Help keep the channel to keep going:
#096 : C-2 & T-45 Goshawk | with Chris “Bunky” Marlar *PART 1*
Jul 30 • 26 min
Chris “Bunky” Marlar chats about this time flying the C-2 Greyhound in the COD role then moving on to be an instructor on the T-45 Goshawk.#t45 #t45goshawkHelp keep the channel to keep going:https://www.patreon.com/aircrewint…
#095 : Q&A Sessions - Justin Paines on the X-35
Jul 25 • 54 min
Justin Paines answers our viewers questions.Original live Q&A - 23/7/2019Help keep the channel going:
#094 : Red Arrows & Harrier GR7 | with Mark Zanker *PART 2*
Jul 21 • 27 min
In Part 2, Mark chats about his time flying with the RAF Red Arrows and includes stories from the teams first time in Australia and flying in formation with Concorde over Heathrow.He also shares what it was like to fly the Harrier GR7 in combat …
#093 : Harrier GR3/5 | with Mark Zanker *PART 1*
Jul 14 • 42 min
In our 75th episode we hear from Mark Zanker who chats about flying the RAF Jaguar and the Harrier GR3/5 in part 1 of his interview.He describes what each aircraft was like to fly and he includes some great stories such as flying in Belize in th…
#092 : CH-46 Sea Knight | with Hugh Brien *PART 2*
Jul 7 • 19 min
We chat with Hugh Brien about what it was like to fly the Sea Knight with the USN. This is a little different from our normal interviews, as we don’t go into the aircraft details quite as much but rather let Hugh tell some wonderful and interest…
#091 : CH-46 Sea Knight | with Hugh Brien *PART 1*
Jul 2 • 26 min
In this episode, we chat with Hugh Brien about what it was like to fly the Sea Knight with the USN. This is a little different from our normal interviews, as we don’t go into the aircraft details quite as much but rather let Hugh tell some wonde…
#090 : F-14D & NSAWC | with Hillary “Toro” O’Connor Mueri *PART 2*
Jun 17 • 22 min
“Toro” chats about her time flying and operating the F-14D Tomcat with VF-213 Blacklions with the US Navy. She also talks about flying the F-16B and F/A-18B/D/F with The Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center (NSAWC, pronounced “EN-SOCK”) and what …
#089 : F-14D Super Tomcat | with Hillary “Toro” O’Connor Mueri *PART 1*
Jun 9 • 27 min
“Toro” chats about her time flying and operating the F-14D Tomcat with VF-213 Blacklions with the US Navy. She includes what the role of the D model was, what it was like operating from a carrier and also some great personal stories that will ge…
#088 : A-6 Operations, Documentaries and Books | with Paco Chierici *PART 2*
Jun 2 • 38 min
Paco chats about flying the A-6 in operations, creating and producing “Speed and Angels” and his latest novel, ‘Lions of the Sky”Speed and Angels -
#087 : A-6 Intruder | with Paco Chierici *PART 1*
May 26 • 45 min
“Paco” chats about his time flying the A-6 Intruder that includes his ground training, the A-6’s role, the aircrafts strengths & weaknesses and some great stories that include ACM with a Tornado F3 and flying with a Marine BN!Laco -
# 086 : F/A-18 Hornet & Podcasting | with Brian “Sunshine” Sinclair *Part 2*
May 19 • 25 min
In this episode “Sunshine” chats about his time flying the F/A-18 Hornet (legacy model and Super Hornet) and what it was like coming from the S-3B Viking. We also chat about the Fighter Pilot Podcast and what it’s like being a co-host podcaster….
# 085 : S-3B Viking | with Brian “Sunshine” Sinclair *PART 1*
May 12 • 32 min
In this interview, we chat to Brian “Sunshine” Sinclair (Fighter Pilot Podcast co-host) about his time flying the S-3B Viking. Sunshine talks about training, what the aircraft’s role was, what it was like to fly, and he also includes some great stor…
# 084 : F-14A Tomcat Operations | with David “Hey Joe” Parsons *PART 2*
May 5 • 35 min
*PART 2*David “Hey Joe” Parsons (former F-14 RIO) chats about the F-14A, Operation Desert Storm, his life after the Navy and his brilliant photography.Laco - https://www.laco.deHelp keep the channel going:https://www.patr…
# 083 : F-14A Tomcat Operations | with David “Hey Joe” Parsons *PART 1*
Apr 28 • 45 min
*PART 1*David “Hey Joe” Parsons (former F-14 RIO) chats about the F-14A, fighter squadrons, going up against USAF F-15s and the start of Operation Deseret Storm.Laco - https://www.laco.deHelp keep the channel going:https:…
# 082 : Panavia Tornado GR Special | with Dennis Brooks *PART 2*
Apr 21 • 27 min
In this Tornado GR Special, we talk with Dennis Brooks who has 4000+ hours on the Tornado GR1. We chat about his training, flying on 3 tours with the TTTE, flying with IX Squadron and also his time in Saudi Arabia.Our Sponsor -
# 081 : Panavia Tornado GR Special | with Dennis Brooks *PART 1*
Apr 16 • 23 min
*PART 1*In this Tornado GR Special, we talk with Dennis Brooks who has 4000+ hours on the Tornado GR1. We chat about his training, flying on 3 tours with the TTTE, flying with IX Squadron and also his time in Saudi Arabia.Our Sponsor -
#080 : Panavia Tornado F3 Special | with Roy Macintyre *PART 2*
Apr 8 • 28 min
**PART 2**In this Tornado F3 special I chat with the Roy Macintyre who has the most hours on the F3 at an astonishing 4,000+ hrs! We talk all things Tornado from training, the cockpit, wing sweep and much more!Watch the full interview …
#079 : Panavia Tornado F3 Special | with Roy Macintyre *PART 1*
Apr 1 • 28 min
**PART 1**In this Tornado F3 special I chat with the Roy Macintyre who has the most hours on the F3 at an astonishing 4,000+ hrs! We talk all things Tornado from training, the cockpit, wing sweep and much more!Watch the full interv…
#078 : Saab 32 Lansen & AJ 37 Viggen | w/ Alf Ingesson-Thoor
Mar 17 • 33 min
In this episode, I chat with Alf Ingesson-Thoor on flying the Saab 32 Lansen and AJ 37 Viggen. He talks about his training, operational squadrons and includes some great stories from both types.Help keep the channel going:
#077 : Q&A Sessions - Phil Keeble on his RAF Career and Writing
Mar 9 • 88 min
We hosted a live Q&A session with Phil Keeble for our YouTube audience to ask him about his RAF flying career that included the Canberra, F-4 Phantom and Tornado F3.Original Q&A - 27/2/2019Help keep the channel going - h…
#076 : F-15 Eagle & Testing Typhoon | w/ Craig Penrice
Mar 3 • 42 min
Craig Penrice talks about flying the EE Lightning, F-15A-D on his USAF exchange tour, and testing the Eurofighter Typhoon.Help keep the channel going:
#075 : F-15 Eagle vs MiG-29 Fulcrum | with “Dozer”
Feb 11 • 19 min
Mike “Dozer” Shower talks us through the evening of March 24, 1999, where he engaged and shot down a Serbian MiG-29 Fulcrum during Operation ALLIED FORCE in the Balkans.Help keep the channel going:https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinter…
#074 : Exclusive Interview with Captain Joe | A320, 747 and YouTube
Feb 3 • 87 min
**Exclusive Interview**What a privilege to be the first host of Captain Joe’s first interview!We chat about Joe’s early aviation beginnings, flying the A320, his current role on the B747 and of course, his brilliant YouTube channel!
#073 : The USAF at Red Flag: Air-to-Ground | with Jeff Guinn
Jan 21 • 52 min
Jeff Guinn chats about his time flying the F-111 at exercise Red Flag in 1980/89 and how the aircraft performed.Help keep the channel going:
#072 : Q&A Sessions - Vincent “Jell-O” Aiello on the USN Hornet
Jan 16 • 41 min
We hosted a live Q&A session with “Jell-O” for our YouTube audience to ask him about his USN flying career.Original Q&A - 9/1/2019Help keep the channel going - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate …
#071 : Keith “Okie” Nance on VF-43 “Challengers” (adversary squadron)
Jan 6 • 46 min
“Okie” chats about his time flying the A-4, F-5, and F-16N with VF-43 “Challengers” and what each aircraft was like to fly. He also talks about his time flying the F-14/A/B and the differences between both models. (Note that the video quality was lo…
#070 : Q&A Sessions - Keith “Okie” Nance on Flying the F-14A/B Tomcat
Dec 22, 2018 • 111 min
We hosted a live Q&A with “Okie” for our viewers to ask him about his time flying in the USN.Original live Q&A - 21/11/2018Help keep the channel going - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate
#069 : The RAF at Red Flag: Air-to-Ground
Dec 16, 2018 • 47 min
Michael Napier (pilot) and David Herriot (navigator) talk about their experiences of flying and operating the RAF Buccaneer and Tornado GR1 at exercise Red Flag.Thanks to our sponsor - www.cfhelmets.comBuccaneer footage courtesy of David…
#068 : The RAF at Red Flag: Air-to-Air
Dec 3, 2018 • 41 min
Tony Dixon talks about his experiences of being a nav on the F-4 Phantom and Tornado F3 at exercise Red Flag.It features an AD from our sponsor, Custom Flight Helmets - https://www.cfhelmets.comHelp keep the channel going:htt…
#067 : Al Brown on the A-10 Thunderbolt II
Nov 25, 2018 • 41 min
Al Brown chats about flying the A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog) at RAF Bentwaters in the UK. He also talks about his time on the F-86D, F-89, F-100 and the F-4E. This interview was filmed at Bentwaters Cold War Museum -
#066 : Kirsty Murphy on the Tornado GR4, Red Arrows & The Blades
Nov 13, 2018 • 38 min
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#065 : Q&A Sessions- Phil “Filthy” Grandfield on the F-4, F-14 and F-16
Nov 5, 2018 • 62 min
Phil “Filthy” Grandfield answers our viewer’s questions on his time flying the F-4, F-14, F-5, and F-16. Original live Q&A - 01/11/2018 Help keep the channel going:
#064 : Air Marshal Cliff Spink on his RAF Career
Nov 3, 2018 • 48 min
Air Marshal Cliff Spink chats about his RAF career flying the Lightning, FG1/FGR2, F-4J(UK), Tornado, Spitfire, and Hurricane.He also includes his speed record from London to Edinburgh in the Phantom. Help keep the channel going:…
#063 : Paddy O’Flynn on the BBMF Spitfire and Hurricane
Nov 3, 2018 • 22 min
Paddy O’Flynn chats about his time flying the RAF Lightning, Phantom, Tornado F3 and being on the BBMF flying the Spitfire and Hurricane.Help keep the channel going:
#062 : Michael Canders on the HH-60 Pave Hawk
Nov 3, 2018 • 53 min
Michael Canders chats about flying the Sea King, Seahawk and Pave Hawk with the Navy and USAF. He includes stories from his rescue missions from Hurricane Katrina and his involvement in overseas operations.
#061 : John Hutchinson on the Boeing 747
Sep 16, 2018 • 29 min
John Hutchinson chats about his time flying the 707, VC-10 and 747. It also includes a nice flight deck tour of the VC-10 we filmed at (Duxford Aviation Society) Duxford. Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or…
#060 : Phil “Filthy” Grandfield on the F-14 & F/A-18
Sep 2, 2018 • 35 min
“Filthy” chats about his time test flying the F-14A and F/A-18 on VX-4, flying the F-14B with VF-154 and also about the future of the carrier.
#059 : Arthur Williams on Flying Across Britain
Aug 29, 2018 • 34 min
Arthur Williams chats about how he started in aviation and how he became an aviation broadcaster. Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#058 : Jyrki Laukkanen on the MiG-21
Aug 23, 2018 • 44 min
Jyrki Laukkanen chats about his time flying the Finnish MiG-21 F-13/BIS and being a test pilot flying 23 different types. Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#057 : Ari Saarinen on the Saab 35 Draken
Aug 6, 2018 • 30 min
Ari Saarinen chats about his time flying the Finnish Air Force Saab 35 Draken, including a cockpit tour of the Draken based at The Finnish Aviation Museum - http://ilmailumuseo.fi/en/home/ Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/airc…
#056 : Jon Glassman on the P-8 Poseidon
Jul 19, 2018 • 47 min
Jon Glassman chats about his early Navy career as a submariner to becoming a P-8A pilot and what its like to fly this new aircraft. Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/do…
#055 : Q&A Sessions - Paul Kennard on the RAF Chinook
Jun 26, 2018 • 59 min
Paul Kennard answers our viewer’s questions on his time flying the RAF Chinook. Original live Q&A - 29/4/2018 **Help keep the channel going** https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#054 : Mike “Dozer” Shower on the F-15C Eagle
Jun 19, 2018 • 55 min
Mike “Dozer” Shower chats about his timer flying the mighty F-15 Eagle, including his MiG-29 shoot down in 1999, plus his time flying the F-22 Raptor. #AD http://www.calibrewings.com Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewin…
#053 : Tim Thorn on the Recce Hawker Hunter & Jaguar
Jun 3, 2018 • 59 min
Tim Thorn chats about his time flying the recce Hawker Hunter in Bahrain and Germany plus his time flying the Jaguar GR1 with 41 and II Squadron. #AD http://www.calibrewings.com Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinter…
#052 : Q&A Sessions - Dave Gledhill on the F-4, F3 & Writing
May 24, 2018 • 53 min
Dave Gledhill chats about his books and answers viewers questions Original live Q&A - 6/3/2018 Buy Dave’s books here - https://www.amazon.co.uk/%28RAF-navig… **Help keep the channel going** https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or htt…
#051 : Jon Schreiber on the F-14 Tomcat
May 21, 2018 • 64 min
Jon chats about his career in the USN flying the F-4 Phantom and the F-14 Tomcat. He shares some great stories including intercepting a Mig-23! #AD http://www.calibrewings.com Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewintervie…
#050 : Q&A Sessions - Phil Keeble on the RAF & Writing
May 19, 2018 • 71 min
Phil Keeble chats about his books and answers viewers questions. Original live Q&A date - 20/2/2018 *Support the channel* https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#049 : Dave “Bio” Baranek on the F-14 Part 2
May 8, 2018 • 36 min
This is our second part of our interview with former USN F-14 Tomcat RIO and TopGun instructor, “BIO”. #AD http://www.calibrewings.com Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview….
#048 : Q&A Sessions - Jeff Guinn on the F-111
May 2, 2018 • 67 min
Live Q&A aired on 8, January 2018 F-111 Aardvark Pilot’s Flight Operating Manual - http://amzn.to/2jQQYWO Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#047 : Q&A Sessions - Mark Hasara on the KC-135
Apr 25, 2018 • 58 min
Mark Hasara is a former USAF KC-135 pilot and he answers questions from our followers and viewers via our live Q&A session: www.youtube.com/aircrewinterview
#046 : Robert Hierl on the MiG-29 Fulcrum
Apr 24, 2018 • 61 min
Robert “Robbs” Hierl chats about his time operating and testing the German MiG-29 Fulcrum. He also talks about his time being a test pilot at the ETPS and his current role as a project pilot for the GAF. Help keep the channel going: https://www.pa…
#045 : Q&A Sessions - Dave “Bio” Baranek on the F-14
Apr 18, 2018 • 53 min
We have decided to upload our live YouTube Q&A sessions we conduct with past guest of the show. It allows viewers to directly ask and connect with the interviewee and get their questions answered! Our first one was with former F-14 RIO and TopGun intr…
#044 : Lord Tebbit on the Gloster Meteor & BOAC
Apr 8, 2018 • 49 min
Lord Norman Tebbit chats about flying the Gloster Meteor, De Havilland Vampire and his time with BOAC. Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/donate/
#043 : Jerry Beaulier on the USN F-4 Phantom II
Apr 3, 2018 • 52 min
Jerry Beaulier chats about his time flying the USN F-4 Phantom, his 221 combat missions over Vietnam, his Mig-21 shoot down, TopGun and being a test pilot. Help keep the channel going: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview or donate - http://www….
#042 : Vincent Aiello on the F/A-18 Hornet
Mar 12, 2018 • 62 min
Vincent “Jell-O” Aiello chats about his time flying the F/A-18A-F Hornet and Super Hornet the F-16A/B Fighting Falcon, TOPGUN, his various deployments and his new podcast “The Fighter Pilot Podcast.” **Help to keep the channel going** https://www.pa…
#041 : Brian Withers on the Shackleton & Nimrod
Mar 5, 2018 • 31 min
Brian Withers MBE AFC chats about flying The Shackleton and Nimrod in the maritime patrol role with the RAF.
#040 : John Adair on the Sea King
Mar 2, 2018 • 59 min
John Adair chats about his time flying the Gazelle, Wessex and Sea King with the RAF and Royal Navy. Join the crew - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview
#039 : Bill Ramsey on Vulcan XH558
Mar 2, 2018 • 41 min
Bill Ramsey chats about his time flying Vulcan XH558 from 2011-2015. He also chats about flying Grob, Tornado GR1 and working with The Peoples Mosquito. Join the crew - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview
#038 : Stuart Reid on the T-38 Talon
Mar 1, 2018 • 65 min
Former RAF pilot Stuart Reid chats about his time flying the T-38 Talon on his USAF exchange tour. Join the crew - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview
#037 : Jeff Guinn on the USAF F-111 Aardvark
Mar 1, 2018 • 65 min
Jeff Guinn chats about flying the USAF F-111 Aardvark. He includes his training, being based at Upper Heyford and flying in operation Desert Storm. Join the crew - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview
#036 : Mark Petrie on the BAC Strikemaster
Mar 1, 2018 • 32 min
Mark Petrie chats about flying and displaying the BAC Strikemaster. Join the crew - https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview
#035 : Tony Paxton on the Tornado GR1 & F2/F3
Mar 1, 2018 • 56 min
Tony Paxton chats about flying the Tornado GR1 and F2/F3 with the RAF and the differences between them. A big thank you to Stuart of the Tornado Heritage Centre for allowing us to film. Check them out - Tornado Heritage Centre
#034 : Rich Goodwin on the Pitts S2S
Feb 28, 2018 • 47 min
Rich Goodwin chats about his time flying the Tornado GR1 in the Gulf and what its like to fly on the airshow circuit in his “Muscle Biplane”. Join the crew: https://www.patreon.com/aircrewinterview
#033 : Javier Garcia Sanchez on the SpAF F/A-18 Hornet
Feb 28, 2018 • 35 min
Javier chats about his basic training, the F/A-18 Hornet course and what it is like to fly in the Spanish Air Force. He also includes DACT stories, working with NATO countries and the strengths and weaknesses of the Hornet. Join the crew - https:/…
#032 : Paul Kennard on the RAF Chinook
Feb 21, 2018 • 56 min
Paul Kennard chats about flying the Chinook for the RAF including his time flying operationally in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan.
#031 : Dim Jones on the F-16 Fighting Falcon
Feb 17, 2018 • 42 min
Dim Jones chats about flying the F-16 on his USAF exchange tour. As well as the F-16, he talks about flying the Lightning, Phantom and Jaguar with the RAF.
#030 : Dave “BIO” Baranek on the F-14 and TOPGUN
Feb 16, 2018 • 71 min
Former F-14 and Top Gun Instructor, Dave Baranek chats about his time being a RIO on the Tomcat and also his involvement with the Hollywood movie.
#029 : Arnulf Hartl on the F-104 Starfighter
Feb 16, 2018 • 45 min
Arnulf Hartl is a former German Air Force F-104 and F-4F Pilot. The main focus of the interview is his time on the F-104, which includes training, front line squadrons, stories and being an instructor.
#028 : Jas Hawker on The RAF Red Arrows
Feb 15, 2018 • 66 min
Jas Hawker, is a former RAF Tornado GR1/GR4 pilot, Red Arrows pilot and also Red 1, The Boss. He tells us about his time flying the Tornado on exercise and on operations overseas. The bulk of the interview is Jas talking about his time on the Red …
#027 : Tony Dixon on the F-4J (UK) Phantom
Feb 14, 2018 • 59 min
Tony Dixon, a former RAF F-4 Phantom nav chats about flying the beautiful F-4J(UK) and compares it to the FGR2 as well as some stories flying DACT against the NATO types.
#026 : Kurt Schroeder on Testing the F-14 Tomcat
Dec 5, 2017 • 84 min
Kurt Schroeder was a US Navy F-4 and F-8 pilot and eventually became the Chief test pilot for Grumman flying the F-14 Tomcat.
#025 : Chris Bolton on the Royal Navy F-4 Phantom
Nov 24, 2017 • 59 min
Chris Bolton chats about his time flying the F-4 Phantom from HMS Ark Royal.He includes his time flying the Phantom with the RAF and also the Hawker Hunter in Bahrain.
#024 : Captain John Hutchinson on Concorde
Nov 13, 2017 • 68 min
John is a former British Airways Concorde Captain - he tells us about his time flying the aircraft between 1977-1992.He also gives a flight deck tour as well as some insight into his personal life.
#023 : Al Pepper on the Tornado GR4
Nov 1, 2017 • 42 min
Al Pepper chats about being a navigator on the RAF Wessex, Tornado GR4, BBMF Lancaster & Dakota. He also gives an insight into his cancer awareness work and being “Britains Manliest Man”.
#022 : Neil Farrell on the E-3 Sentry
Oct 12, 2017 • 38 min
Neil Farrell chats about his time flying the Westland Wessex, E-3 Sentry, instructing on the Tutor and flying the Avro Lancaster & Dakota with the BBMF.
#021 : Jeff Fellmeth on the F-15 Eagle
Oct 5, 2017 • 93 min
Jeff Fellmeth is a former USAF pilot that flew the OV-10 Bronco and the F-15A, C and E Eagle.He chats about flying all the different models and the differences between them.Enjoy!
#020 : John Craig on the RAAF F-111 Aardvark
Sep 20, 2017 • 44 min
John Craig is an ex RAF Buccaneer and Tornado gr1 navigator, in this interview he chats about his time flying the F-111 on an exchange tour with the RAAF.
#019 : Justin Paines on the X-35 JSF
Sep 13, 2017 • 58 min
Justin Paines was the only RAF test pilot on the X-35 JSF project. He chats about his time flying the Harrier, being a test pilot at the USAF test pilot school and flying all the X-35 variants.
#018 : Ken Norman on the Buccaneer and Canberra
Sep 7, 2017 • 55 min
Ex RAF pilot Ken Norman tells us about his time flying the English Electric Canberra and the Blackburn Buccaneer. He includes stories about training, squadrons and flying the Buccaneer at Red Flag at Nellis AFB.
#017 : Roger Cruickshank on the Eurofighter Typhoon
Aug 31, 2017 • 57 min
We interviewed current serving RAF Typhoon pilot Roger Cruickshank on what it is like to fly the Air Forces latest fighter jet. He tells us what it was like to fly, the training involved and also the Baltic Air Policing mission. As well as flying he talks…
#016 : Kip Morton on the Jaguar GR3
Aug 24, 2017 • 43 min
Former Jaguar pilot Kip Morton talks about his time flying the Jaguar in the RAF and in Oman. He also tells us about his time at RAF valley teaching students on the Hawk as a QFI.
#015 : Rich Graham on the SR-71 Blackbird
Aug 17, 2017 • 34 min
Ex USAF pilot Rich Graham talks about his time flying the SR-71 Blackbird, from the missions to the pressure suit. He also talks about his time on the F-4 and writing books.
#014 : Bob Marston on the Harrier GR3
Aug 13, 2017 • 44 min
Ex RAF Harrier pilot and author Bob Marston talks about his time flying the GR3. He also talks about his time on the Sepecat Jaguar as well as his books.
#013 : Mark Hasara on the KC-135 Stratotanker
Aug 4, 2017 • 58 min
Mark Hasara is a retired USAF KC-135 pilot, he talks about his time on the type including training, refuelling fighters and the first night into Desert Storm. He also discusses his upcoming book, ‘Pumping Gas’
#012 : Paul Heasman on the BAE Hawk T1/T2
Jul 28, 2017 • 28 min
An Interview with former Tornado F3 and Hawk T2/T2 pilot, Paul Heasman. We discuss his time flying the Hawk and what it was like being an instructor for the RAF.
#011 : Nick Anderson on the F/A-18 Hornet
Jul 18, 2017 • 57 min
Nick Anderson is an ex RAF pilot who flew the F-4 Phantom, Hawk and Tornado F3. He also did an exchange with the RAAF on the F/A-18 Hornet which is what we focus on in this interview, as well as his time in Australia.
#010 : Andy Evans on the A-6E Intruder
May 29, 2017 • 79 min
Andy Evans chats about his time flying the Buccaneer with the RN and RAF and also his 3 year exchange with the US Navy flying the A-6
#009 : Rick Peacock-Edwards on the Tornado F2/F3
May 7, 2017 • 47 min
Rick is an ex-RAF pilot who flew the EE Lightning, F-4 Phantom and the Tornado F2/F3. In 1985 he flew the Tornado in a (then) unique Tornado/Spitfire synchro display. In 1986 he led the Queen’s 60th Birthday Flypast.
#008 : David Herriot on the Blackburn Buccaneer
Apr 18, 2017 • 48 min
An interview with ex RAF navigator David Herriot on the Blackburn Buccaneer and the Tornado GR1. He goes into detail on his time with both types and gives memorable stories of his flying career in the RAF.
#007 : Caroline Paige on the F-4, Wessex and Merlin
Apr 10, 2017 • 53 min
Ex-RAF navigator Caroline Paige talks about her career flying the F-4 Phantom, Westland Wessex and the AgustaWestland Merlin. She also talks about her personal life and tells some great stories about her RAF career.
#006 : Michael Napier on the Tornado GR1
Apr 2, 2017 • 47 min
An Interview with ex-RAF Tornado GR1 pilot, Michel Napier. He discusses his life joining the RAF, training and flying the Panavia Tornado GR1 and the Hawk. You can find Michael at the following: www.mjwnapier.com
#005 : Martin Oxborrow on the C-130 Hercules
Mar 26, 2017 • 38 min
We interviewed Martin Oxborrow, an ex RAF C-130 Pilot and one of the stars of the 1980 BBC documentary ‘Fighter Pilot’ He talks about his life flying the Hercules, filming ‘Fighter Pilot’, the Falklands and also mental health. A big thanks to…
#004 : Phil Keeble on the Hawker Hunter
Mar 19, 2017 • 47 min
An Interview with ex-RAF fighter pilot Phil Keeble. He talks about his flying career focusing mainly on the Hawker Hunter and English Electric Canberra.
#003 : Rick Groombridge on the BBMF Lancaster
Mar 12, 2017 • 39 min
We interviewed Rick Groombrige with the amazing backdrop at East Kirby with “Just Jane”. He is an ex RAF pilot who flew English Electric Lightnings, F-4 Phantoms, Tornado F3 and he also did an exchange with the French flying the Mirage III/IV. He also…
#002 : Nick Ireland on the PR9 Canberra
Mar 4, 2017 • 22 min
An interview with ex-RAF pilot Nick Ireland. He flew English Electric Canberras, Folland Gnats, Sepecat Jaguars and F-4 Phantoms. He talks about his life in the RAF as a flying officer and his operations. Plus he gives us an insight into his personal life.
#001: David Gledhill on the F-4 Phantom
Nov 25, 2016 • 48 min
An in depth interview with David Gledhill on his life as a navigator in the RAF flying the F-4 Phantom and the Tornado F2/F3. Looking at his training, squadrons, flying, exchanges and his career as a successful author.