Episode 21: Otto's Pilots Part 1 | AIN's Tales from the Flight Deck Podcast

May 17, 2019, 9:29 AM

A call for help from Washington, DC to Phoenix Air, based at a tiny airport in Cartersville, Georgia: Can you fly a medivac mission right away? The destination: North Korea. This is the first of a two-part episode on the extraordinary mission to rescue Otto Warmbier from North Korea.


  • Dent Thompson, Senior VP, Phoenix Air
  • Mike Ott, Captain, Phoenix Air
  • Dr. Mike Fluekiger, Medical Officer