Episode 22: Otto's Pilots Part 2 | AIN's Tales from the Flight Deck Podcast

June 17, 2019, 12:00 PM

Unable to discern the fate of the small American delegation trying to win the freedom of an injured American college student from North Korea, a Phoenix Air flight crew decides to launch on its own. Says the pilot, “I’m an old Marine and Marines don’t leave our people behind.”


  • Mike Ott, pilot, Phoenix Air
  • Dr. Michael Flueckiger, Phoenix Air Flight Medic
  • Dent Thompson, Phoenix Air Sr. Vice President