The Afterburn Podcast

Former U.S. Air Force F-16 fighter pilot John “Rain” Waters hosts The Afterburn Podcast. Bringing people together to share their journey along the "path" of life.

https://redcircle.com/shows/the-afterburn-podcast

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 53m. Bisher sind 50 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 23 hours 35 minutes

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episode 20: #018: U-2 Dragonlady Pilot: Lt Col (Ret) Jon "Huggy" Huggins


"Huggy" started flying the U-2 in 1989 and flew it for the majority of his Air Force career until his retirement.  Recently, he returned to fly U-2 as the USAF's first civilian instructor pilot to fly the high flying spy plane. ...


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 2020-10-26  48m
 
 

episode 19: #017 (Part 2) HH-60 Rescue Pilot: Maj Lou "Shiner" Nolting


In this episode we discuss "Shiner's" second sortie where he was awarded his second Distinguished Flying Cross.    Less than 30 days after his first Distinguished Flying Cross, "Shiner" was tasked to rescue two army pilots downed in enemy...


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 2020-10-12  29m
 
 

episode 18: #017 (Part 1) HH-60 Rescue Pilot: Maj Lou "Shiner" Nolting


In this episode Maj Lou "Shiner" Nolting and I talk about two sorties he flew while supporting operations in Afghanistan in 2011. "Shiner" is an HH-60 Air Force Pavehawk pilot, specializing in Combat Search and Rescue.  On March 29th, 2011...


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 2020-10-12  40m
 
 

episode 17: #016 (Part 2) Into the Fire, Saving 260+ People Surround by Fire – Chief Warrant Officer Joe Rosamond


On the night of September 5th, 2020 two California National Guard helicopter crews rescued hundreds of individuals, many with severe burns and injuries.  They were trapped with no means of escape during the Creek Fire.   They navigated...


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 2020-09-28  38m
 
 

episode 16: #016 (Part 1) Into the Fire, Saving 260+ People Surround by Fire – Chief Warrant Officer Joe Rosamond


On the night of September 5th, 2020 two California National Guard helicopter crews rescued hundreds of individuals, many with severe burns and injuries.  They were trapped with no means of escape during the Creek Fire.   They navigated...


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 2020-09-28  52m
 
 

episode 15: #015 USAF F-16 Instructor Pilot Mason "Flint" Locke


"Flint" teaches America's newest pilot training graduates how to fly the mighty Viper.  He instructs students on the multi-role missions of the F-16.  He is a graduate of Texas A&M University and has flown the F-16 in three operational...


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 2020-08-11  40m
 
 

episode 14: #014 - USAF U2 Pilot Mike "Mongo" Ryan


"Mongo" has to wear a space suit in his office to keep his blood from "boiling."  Let that sink in for minute.  "Mongo" walks us through his aviation journey and more importantly what it is like to fly on the edge of space in a U-2 Spy...


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 2020-07-22  48m
 
 

episode 13: #013 – USAF C-40, C-130J & Airline Pilot – Brian Park


Brian is currently an Air Force Reservist.  He spent 12 years on Active Duty prior to joining the reserves and pursuing a career in the airlines.  He is an ROTC graduate, former UPT T-1 instructor, C-130J, & C-40 pilot....


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 2020-07-08  40m
 
 

episode 12: #012 - Five Time World Aerobatic Champion, Airshow Pilot, Great American - Rob Holland


Rob Holland pushes the aviation limits in the world of aerobatics and flying.  Rob is a five-time consecutive World Champion and nine-time U.S. National Aerobatic Champion.  He is both humble and approachable.  All around great...


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 2020-06-22  47m
 
 

episode 11: #011- F-16 Flight Surgeon turned Orthopedic Resident -Eric “Knuckles” Schweller


“Knuckles” played college football prior to joining the Air Force as a flight surgeon for an F-16 Fighter Squadron.  We talk about the role of the flight surgeon and “Knuckles” journey to becoming a Squadron Flight Doc. ...


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 2020-06-08  39m