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TOP GUN AUSTRALIA

AUSTRALIA’S PREMIER

ADVENTURE FLIGHT COMPANY

Our Team

OUR FIGHTER PILOT TEAM:
Unlike most other adventure flight companies, ALL PASSENGERS are gauranteed to fly with military trained fast tactical jet fighter pilots who have flown some of the most advanced modern fighters in the world!
  Our group of international fighter pilots represent one of the most experienced teams of tactical fighter pilots found anywhere in the world today.  They were all intructors with expertise in various disciplines in tactical fighter aviation and are simply the best in the business!  This undisputable past proven performance ensures the most authentic and safest Top Gun experience available, and gives each passenger the rare insight to a world that was reserved for real Top Guns!!  Dan Duggan – Managing Director / Head Pilot Callsign: “Duger”  email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Dan started Top Gun in 2005 and actively participates in the day to day running of the business with help from his team.  Along with his directorship, and piloting duties, he also provides consulting and personal development training to corporate clients and organisations throughout Australasia. He is also an expert in aerial photography and production and enjoys working with the many television, radio, and print journalists who come to visit Top Gun.  -Bachelor of Aviation Science

-Former Major, U.S. Marine Corps

-Exchange Pilot, Spanish Navy

-Flew AV8B Day, Night, & Harrier II Jump Jets

-Weapons & Tactics Instructor

-Aircraft Carrier Qualified

-Night Vision & Systems Instructor

-Australian and U.S. ATPL

-Low Level Air Show Display Pilot

-Jet Provost/BAC167 & L39 Instructor Pilot

Barry Moore
Callsign: “Spook”  email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

-Former Captain, U.S. Marine Corps

-Exchange Pilot to Australian Air Force

-Flew F/A 18 A & C

-Senior Tactics Instructor

-Naval Aviator

-Aircraft Carrier Qualified

-Operations Aboard Carriers: USS Kennedy, Lexington, Ranger & Roosevelt

-Australian Airline Pilot

-Training Captain

 
Jethro Nelson

Callsign: “Admiral” email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • -Retired Flight Lieutenant

  • -British Royal Air Force (RAF)

  • -Flew Tornado GR4 & BAe Hawk

  • -Qualified Tactics Instructor

  • -Qualified Flying Instructor

  • -Commercial Sea Plane Pilot

  • -Chief Pilot Tasmanian Air Adventures

  • -www.TasmanianAirAdventures.com.au

 

Callsign: “Viper” email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Former Captain, U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Air Force Combat Qualified:
    • F-4E Phantom, Weapon Systems Officer
    • A10 Thunderbolt II (a.k.a. “Warthog”)
  • USAF Exchange Pilot to French Air Force
    • Instructor Pilot CAP-10
    • Mirage F-1
    • Jaguar
    • Bilingual English/French
  • Australian Airline Pilot

Dave Baddams
Callsign: “Blem”  email: [email protected]

  • Retired British Royal Navy

    • Flew FA2 Sea Harriers

    • HMS Invincible, HMS Illustrious
    • Former Commanding Officer of 800 Squadron
  • Former Royal Australian Navy Pilot

    • Flew RAN A4 Skyhawks

    • Aircraft Carrier Qualified – HMAS Melbourne
  • Director of Brtton-Norman Australia

  Ben Meares
Callsign: “Carloss”  email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Former Squadron Leader

  • Royal Australian Air Force

  • Flew F/A-18A

  • Fighter Combat Instructor (FCI)

  • Australian Airline Pilot

    “JW” Fisher, Business Development Manager This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. TOP GUN ADMINISTRATION TEAM EMPLOYMENT AT TOP GUN AUSTRALIA Any former Tactical Fast Jet Pilots are welcome submit a resume to direct to the Chief Pilot, Dan Duggan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   .  We are always looking for former military pilots who have an interest in flying commercial adventure flights on a casual basis for Top Gun. Ground Crew and Volunteers: Top Gun is always looking for responsible ground crew with a keen interest in working up close and personal with high performance aircraft and our fellow Top Gun team of professionals.  If you have any interest in working with Top Gun, please send an email and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.