Ep.39 – Top Gun Days and the F-14 Tomcat
This special Top Gun episode on the F-14 Tomcat features Commander David ‘Bio’ Baranek (US Navy Retired), a former F-14 RIO (Radar Intercept Officer) who commanded an F-14 Fighter Squadron.
Find out what it takes to be a Top Gun Instructor and hear stories about making the 1986 film ‘Top Gun’, ejecting from the F-14 Tomcat, firing a Phoenix missile and much, much more.
Also joining us in this Tomcat special are Jon Speilberger and Andy Mortimer from the popular ‘I Want One Of Those – F-14 Tomcat’ Facebook Group.
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Links and information…
David Bio Baraneck
Bio on Twitter
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F-14 RIO’s Cockpit
I Want One Of Those – F14 Tomcat Facebook Page
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(All images c/o Dave Baranek – not be reproduced without permission)