Goose

‘Watch the Canopy!’ Former F-14 Pilot explains why Goose impacts his Tomcat’s canopy in Top Gun ejection scene

‘Watch the Canopy!’ Former F-14 Pilot explains why Goose impacts his Tomcat’s canopy in Top Gun ejection scene

Goose impacts his F-14 Tomcat’s canopy in Top Gun ejection scene We are all familiar with the scene from the… Read More

2 weeks ago

Navy Pilot explains what would have happened in real life to Maverick after having buzzed the tower in full AB and broken the hard deck on the first day of his Top Gun training

‘Since we’ve stopped flying rubber dog s**t out of Hong Kong for environmental reasons, you will likely never fly a… Read More

1 year ago

Top Gun: Maverick takes us on its Mighty Wings

The sequel to the 1986 classic delivers the goods and none too soon. 36 years after the release of the… Read More

2 years ago

There was a Real-Life Goose RIO who was Killed during an Ejection Accident too: but Instead of the Top Gun Character He Ended Up with five total Ejections, the Last being Fatal

Goose (Maverick’s Radar Intercept Officer, RIO) provided an emotional spine to Top Gun when he is killed by accident and… Read More

2 years ago

Top Gun: Maverick’s final trailer teases rivalry with Goose’s son Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw

As shown in the latest trailer, Tom Cruise's Pete "Maverick" Mitchell must gain the courage to face Miles Teller's Bradley… Read More

2 years ago

F-14A Tomcat Pilot tells the story of the real life Goose and explains how Nick Bradshaw could have survived the flat spin featured in Top Gun Movie

‘The real RIO was Lt. David J. “Goose” Lortscher. His callsign Goose later became part of the movie,’ John Chesire,… Read More

3 years ago

Latest Top Gun: Maverick Trailer Suggests Iceman May Die in Sequel to 1986 Blockbuster

There's clearly a reason as to why Iceman has not been shown in the first two trailers for Top Gun:… Read More

4 years ago

Holy **** It’s Viper! Tom Skerritt teases the return of Mike ‘Viper’ Metcalf in Top Gun: Maverick

“I can't tell you anything about it, but there's a trailer out that is going to bring in a lot… Read More

5 years ago

Video: ‘Top Gun 2’ Needs ‘Ghost Goose’ Says Anthony Edwards

His character Goose died in the first Top Gun, but that did not stop Anthony Edwards from lobbying for a… Read More

5 years ago

“Mayday, mayday, Mav’s in trouble, he’s in a flat spin!”- A comparison between the ejection scene from Top Gun and a real bail out from an F-14 Tomcat

Accurate or not, Top Gun does portray one thing to a tee, namely the supreme confidence and nerve of the… Read More

6 years ago

Will Top Gun Sequel also feature L-39 Albatros trainers?

The L-39 trainers could play the role of contractor owned, contractor operated adversary aircraft A Hollywood "top" secret mission appears… Read More

6 years ago

Top Gun: Maverick to feature Son of Goose

Goose provided an emotional spine to Top Gun when he is killed by accident and Maverick blames himself According The… Read More

6 years ago