The 9Gs Podcast - An Aviation Podcast was created to share the journey and experiences of professional aviators. Launched in March 2020 in the middle of one of the toughest times in the 21st century, it allows the growing audience to get an insight view of the professional and amateur aviation world. From Bush pilots, Commercial aviators to Fighter pilots, the guests will share their unique journey relating multiple aviation stories. This podcast is not a professional show. The guests and the host are speaking for themselves, every opinion expressed on this show are personnal and no-one is speaking for any official firm or government. About the host: Fast jet and Wide body driver.
Andrew "Scrabble" Neofytou, Former Royal Navy Sea Harrier Pilot, B787 First Officer
39:40Andrew "Scrabble" Neofytou is a former Royal Navy Sea Harrier pilot. He transitioned into the world of commercial aviation in 2006, operating the B757/767 and A320/321/330 with Thomas Cook Airlines, before joining a major UK legacy airline as a B787 pilot. Beside flying, Andrew is the founder and director of Flight Deck Wingman, a company dedicated to preparing pilots for recruitment processes. He’s as well the host of the podcast For Flying Out Loud. You can check his excellent work helping to prepare for interviews assessments and more here : https://flightdeckwingman.com/
Obet Mazinyi, Zimbabwean Boeing 747-8 Pilot
37:40Obet Mazinyi is a Zimbabwean Cargo pilot flying the Boeing 747-8 for Cathay Pacific. Before arriving in Hong Kong he flew for various airlines in Africa. Since his first flight 42 years ago he flew more than 10 types of aircraft from First Officer to Base Captain position. He’s as well the host of the pilot obet instagram account and YouTube channel.
End of 2020 Q&A
12:27Today's episode special guest is... you! I'm answering a couple of your questions asked via social medias and email. Going through pilot training, Russian and French air Force relationship and a lot more. Enjoy.
Tanis, Canadian Boeing 777 Pilot, Aviation enthusiast
42:09Tanis is a Canadian Boeing 777 airline pilot. Before arriving in Hong Kong she flew for a regional carrier in Canada. She’s as well the host of the tanisthepilot instagram account. You can follow her here: https://www.instagram.com/tanisthepilot/
Antoine, A320 Airline Pilot, Host of Parlons Aviation podcast
47:33Antoine is a French airline pilot, flying for a low cost carrier in Europe. Before flying professionaly he spent some years as an IT engineer and even became an Air Trafic Controller. He’s as well the host of the French spoken podcast called Parlons Aviation. https://www.parlonsaviation.com/
Bonus French content : Bryan "Squirrel" Geiger, US Navy Rafale and F18 Super Hornet pilot
9:18In this bonus episode, Bryan analyses in French the main differences between the French Navy and the US Navy. Enjoy this one especially if you want to listen and practice a bit of French. Bryan "Squirrel" Geiger is an active US Navy fighter pilot. He joined the military in 2006 and flown operationnaly the F18 Super Hornet and instructed on the T45 Goshawk. He did an exchange tour in the French Navy flying the Rafale. Back in the States at the beginning of 2019, he just came back from a fleet deployment flying the Super Hornet.
Bryan "Squirrel" Geiger, US Navy Rafale and F18 Super Hornet pilot
39:45Bryan "Squirrel" Geiger is an active US Navy fighter pilot. He joined the military in 2006 and flown operationnaly the F18 Super Hornet and instructed on the T45 Goshawk. He did an exchange tour in the French Navy flying the Rafale. Back in the States at the beginning of 2019, he just came back from a fleet deployment flying the Super Hornet.
Daniel Bolton, Grumman Mallard Pilot, Host of On The Step With That Mallard Guy Podcast
36:46If you like this show, support it giving a 5 star and a comment! Today’s episode special guest is Daniel Bolton. He is an Australian floatplane pilot currently flying from Darwin in the Northern Territories of Australia. He is as well the host of the podcast and YouTube channel on the step with that Mallard guy. You can find his show here : https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/on-the-step-with-thatmallardguy/id1510061193
John "Rain" Waters, Former F16 Demo Pilot, Commercial Pilot
44:55Today’s episode special guest is John "Rain" Waters. Rain is a former USAF fighter pilot. He served as a T-6II First Assignment Instructor Pilot, an MC-12 (King Air 350) pilot, and ultimately an F-16 pilot. During his time in the Air Force, John flew 128 combat missions during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Inherent Resolve. John’s final flying assignment in the Air Force was the commander and pilot for the Air Combat Command’s F-16 Viper Demo team. He now flies on the Boeing 777 for a major cargo carrier in North America. He’s as well the host of the Afterburn podcast. You can find his show here: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-afterburn-podcast/id1496428378
Justin "Hasard" Lee, USAF F35 Pilot, Host of The Professionals Playbook Podcast
37:30Today's episode special guest if Justin "Hasard" Lee. Justin Lee is a former F16 and current F35 pilot in the United States Air Force. He's flown 82 combat missions mostly in Afghanistan and was awarded 4 Air Medals. He now flies and instructs on the F35 Lightning 2 from Luke Air Force Base. He’s as well the host of the Professionals playbook podcast. His show was ranked as a 2019 Top podcast. You can find his show here: https://www.professionalsplaybook.com/