Maj. John Waters is a Reservist assigned to Air... Read More
Maj. John Waters is a Reservist assigned to Air Force Recruiting Service Joint Base Randolph San Antonio, Texas. He is a civilian airline pilot currently flying the Boeing 777. He previously served as the United States Air Force F16 Viper Demonstration Team commander and pilot based at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. As the F16 Viper Demonstration Team commander, he is responsible for representing Air Combat Command, the United States Air Force, the Defense Department, and the United States of America at more than 20 air shows annually. He leads the 15 member F16 Viper Demonstration Team, oversees maintenance actions performed on the Lockheed Martin $43 million demonstration aircraft, and showcases the Viper’s exceptional maneuverability for more than 10 million spectators around the world each year. He is an operational F16 pilot assigned to the 20th Operations Group, Shaw Air Base South Carolina.
He is also the host of the Afterburn Podcast.