The 30 Year-Old Airline That's Never Flown

  • Published: 21 March 2019
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  • Half as Interesting
    Half as Interesting   1 months back

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    • solarflere
      solarflere  4 days back

      fake video, 80% of all info given here is fake. It was a NWA plane for starters.

    • Ushio01
      Ushio01  1 months back

      Half as Airworthy huh? I guess your only going to buy Boeing 737 Max planes then?

    • Psittac20
      Psittac20  1 months back

      wendover guy = subscribe

    • SGG
      SGG  1 months back

      +Michael Kite you mean eye sis?

    • denelson83
      denelson83  1 months back

      As in not from That Wikipedia List?

  • Kirblue-
    Kirblue-  1 hours back

    The red at the beginning made me think:


    • bcubed72
      bcubed72  3 days back

      Gee, those exclusive air rights to USSR ought to have cash value. Couldn't have they sold these to, you know, an ACTUAL airline?

      If USSR wouldn't acknowledge the right to sell, they could have had an established airline do it as a "code share" of sorts.

      • Lord Toxicity
        Lord Toxicity  3 days back

        It’s pronounced ice-lip not is-lip

        • Singapore Response
          Singapore Response  7 days back

          1:36 the plane that ran out of fuel

          • Roman Barnes
            Roman Barnes  1 weeks back

            just walk

            • Tom McGlone
              Tom McGlone  1 weeks back

              Soooooo they got 30 year advanced deliveries of 737 MAX8s?

              • Klint Maurer
                Klint Maurer  2 weeks back

                Stealing money from the wealthy, and no prosecution for this long. Investors must be foreign.

                • Electric Boogaloo
                  Electric Boogaloo  2 weeks back

                  I'm going to (eventually) have their planes flying above my house, I only live like 10 miles from Stewart...

                  • Zach Brown
                    Zach Brown  2 weeks back

                    just wanted to let you know as a native Long Islander, the town is pronounced EYE-slip, not ISS-lip...don’t feel bad though, virtually every town on Long Island is some form of Native American language. it IS pretty damn funny to watch visitors/tourists who have never been here before try to pronounce town names like Ronkonkoma 😂

                    • Zach Brown
                      Zach Brown  2 weeks back

                      1:09 Brooklyn Nine-Nine? 😂

                      • Balistic 120
                        Balistic 120  2 weeks back

                        That’s not how you say Islip

                        • The Mad Gentleman
                          The Mad Gentleman  2 weeks back

                          Soooooo, Baltia is a money laundering scheme?

                          • Rami Hamzeh
                            Rami Hamzeh  2 weeks back

                            I thought this was Wendover productions for a sec

                            • James Latini
                              James Latini  2 weeks back

                              Islip is actually pronounced ice-lip instead of is-lip. Its small but it bugs me because I actually live in Islip. Hope this helps

                              • _jeff _
                                _jeff _  2 weeks back

                                baltia states

                                • Coby Explanes
                                  Coby Explanes  2 weeks back

                                  Wendover sure loves his planes, doesnt he? If you think you like planes as much as he does, though, I strongly recommend subscribing to this channel: @

                                  • MatryoNihon
                                    MatryoNihon  3 weeks back

                                    I got worried and thought normal airlines flew

                                    • Chronically Vlogging
                                      Chronically Vlogging  3 weeks back

                                      I honestly hate airplanes so I won’t be stepping on any airplanes at all regardless of how it looks.

                                      • RG Firebuff607
                                        RG Firebuff607  3 weeks back

                                        It’s not Islip. It’s I S L I P

                                        • Typical Mapping
                                          Typical Mapping  3 weeks back

                                          Cathay Pacific should buy the airline XD

                                          • Jim Lyons
                                            Jim Lyons  3 weeks back

                                            Baltia had their 747 parked at Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti, MI for years. It was only about a year ago the plane was flown out to who know where.

                                            • Audrey Nguyen
                                              Audrey Nguyen  3 weeks back

                                              Had to check and make sure this wasn’t uploaded on April 1 because it was so unreal. 😂

                                              • mo mo
                                                mo mo  3 weeks back

                                                so anyone know whats the name of the background music between 0:00 - 2:00

                                                • Srafa Orasp
                                                  Srafa Orasp  3 weeks back

                                                  In new york, not Near new york. you know that whole state above new york city. 4:18

                                                  • Rohan Shekhawat
                                                    Rohan Shekhawat  3 weeks back

                                                    I lost it when he said : Metal cylinder organism transport business ... Lmao

                                                    • MyTech
                                                      MyTech  3 weeks back

                                                      Filling a 747 on that route is not difficult but it would need to be a split of passengers and cargo.

                                                      • Jasey Rae’s Cosplays
                                                        Jasey Rae’s Cosplays  3 weeks back

                                                        It’s Islip (ice-lip) not Islip (is-lip). I’m from Islip and I have not heard that kind of pronunciation before lol

                                                        • Miguel Dominic
                                                          Miguel Dominic  3 weeks back

                                                          I'd still rather fly Baltia than Malaysian Airlines

                                                          • James
                                                            James  3 weeks back

                                                            love you HAI, at 3:35 it’s pronounced ice-lip.

                                                            • Bob McBob
                                                              Bob McBob  3 weeks back

                                                              That transition to the sponsor was so smooth.

                                                              • Heckin Memes
                                                                Heckin Memes  3 weeks back

                                                                When you're sitting there waiting for the joke to end, but it keeps going.

                                                                • ShadowTheAge
                                                                  ShadowTheAge  3 weeks back

                                                                  I literally had to fly from St Petersburg to JFK 2 weeks ago and had to do it through Moscow with almost 180 degrees turn there

                                                                  • Happy Days
                                                                    Happy Days  3 weeks back

                                                                    When you're the CIA, and have millions to launder, you'd do the same.

                                                                    • anonymous D
                                                                      anonymous D  3 weeks back

                                                                      0:32 Slavic squat !!

                                                                      • HomesteadOC
                                                                        HomesteadOC  3 weeks back

                                                                        Their logo is a chicken, a bird that doesn’t fly...Genius!

                                                                        • Kevin Moore
                                                                          Kevin Moore  3 weeks back

                                                                          Dot ComCordski
                                                                          We have no revenue, but we are going public.
                                                                          The only thing flying is your money into a black hole... and our management fees.
                                                                          I wonder how much they took in from government funding.

                                                                          • Clint Whalley
                                                                            Clint Whalley  3 weeks back

                                                                            Nah, ill use nordvpn

                                                                            • Jewmanjones
                                                                              Jewmanjones  3 weeks back

                                                                              It’s pronounced EYEslip

                                                                              • Kārlis Vorslavs
                                                                                Kārlis Vorslavs  3 weeks back

                                                                                I live in Riga.

                                                                                • Daniel Smith
                                                                                  Daniel Smith  3 weeks back

                                                                                  safest Airline ever

                                                                                  • macaron3141592653
                                                                                    macaron3141592653  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Having been born in Trenton an currently living in the same county, I'm hurt that the only time an airline other than frontier wanted to fly to Trenton only did it because of the T in their name.

                                                                                    • Real Ganstas
                                                                                      Real Ganstas  3 weeks back

                                                                                      I would invest in ur airline

                                                                                      • Bruce Schneider
                                                                                        Bruce Schneider  3 weeks back

                                                                                        It's not "IZ-lip," it's pronounced "I slip."

                                                                                        • Dennis Farrell
                                                                                          Dennis Farrell  3 weeks back

                                                                                          Hard "I" in Islip. eye-slip.

                                                                                          • Loel Azarcon
                                                                                            Loel Azarcon  3 weeks back


                                                                                            • gerald talley
                                                                                              gerald talley  3 weeks back

                                                                                              half as airworthiness... that was awesome!

                                                                                              • David Plass
                                                                                                David Plass  3 weeks back

                                                                                                ICE-lip, not IS-lip