Go Bold #3: Stories from the Cockpit: Joshua Kutryk – Fighter Pilot, Test Pilot and Astronaut!

Our guest for this episode is LtCol Joshua Kutryk, one of Canada’s newest astronauts who will indeed, Go Bold!

Josh flew the CF-18 Hornet and was a test pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). You’ll hear about his journey in becoming a fighter pilot, his memories of flying combat missions over Libya and Afghanistan, and some awesome stories from his test pilot days where he helped to validate a new weapon for the CF-18, among many other things.

You’ll also hear about his path to become an astronaut with the Canadian Space Agency, and how he’s training with NASA for an eventual mission to space.

We talk about rockets, the International Space Station, missions to the moon, and the future of mankind.

Thank you for sharing your story with us, Josh! You are an inspiration!

Go Bold!