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Jan. 13, 2022

EP50: Stealth Fighter Pilot Who Drops First Bomb in 2003 Iraq (Shock and Awe) TELLS ALL!

Operation Iraqi Freedom - Shock and Awe Campaign - How did the stealth fighter pilots think and feel during this mission? This was the largest air campaign in history.

Steve Ankerstar was THE FIRST F-117 Fighter Pilot who flew into Iraq for this at the start of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He shares his full story about how and what led him to the day of this mission. Who doesn't think these planes are super cool?! Steve explains the dynamics and what makes these planes "stealthy".

After Steve's time in the Air Force, he moved into a life of Entrepreneurship, building a successful wealth management firm and starting a podcast "On Time On Target".