The 30 Year-Old Airline That's Never Flown

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Half as Interesting
Half as Interesting - 28 days ago
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solarflere - 2 hours ago
fake video, 80% of all info given here is fake. It was a NWA plane for starters.
Ushio01 - 27 days ago
Half as Airworthy huh? I guess your only going to buy Boeing 737 Max planes then?
Psittac20 - 28 days ago
wendover guy = subscribe
SGG - 28 days ago
+Michael Kite you mean eye sis?
denelson83 - 28 days ago
As in not from That Wikipedia List?
Singapore Response
Singapore Response - 3 days ago
1:36 the plane that ran out of fuel
Roman Barnes
Roman Barnes - 3 days ago
just walk
Tom McGlone
Tom McGlone - 3 days ago
Soooooo they got 30 year advanced deliveries of 737 MAX8s?
Klint Maurer
Klint Maurer - 7 days ago
Stealing money from the wealthy, and no prosecution for this long. Investors must be foreign.
Electric Boogaloo
Electric Boogaloo - 8 days ago
I'm going to (eventually) have their planes flying above my house, I only live like 10 miles from Stewart...
Zach Brown
Zach Brown - 9 days ago
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 - 9 days ago
1:09 Brooklyn Nine-Nine? 😂
Balistic 120
Balistic 120 - 11 days ago
That’s not how you say Islip
The Mad Gentleman
The Mad Gentleman - 12 days ago
Soooooo, Baltia is a money laundering scheme?
Rami Hamzeh
Rami Hamzeh - 12 days ago
I thought this was Wendover productions for a sec
James Latini
James Latini - 13 days ago
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 _ - 13 days ago
baltia states
Coby Explanes
Coby Explanes - 13 days ago
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 - 14 days ago
I got worried and thought normal airlines flew
Chronically Vlogging
Chronically Vlogging - 14 days ago
I honestly hate airplanes so I won’t be stepping on any airplanes at all regardless of how it looks.
RG Firebuff607
RG Firebuff607 - 14 days ago
It’s not Islip. It’s I S L I P
Typical Mapping
Typical Mapping - 14 days ago
Cathay Pacific should buy the airline XD
Jim Lyons
Jim Lyons - 15 days ago
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 - 15 days ago
Had to check and make sure this wasn’t uploaded on April 1 because it was so unreal. 😂
mo mo
mo mo - 15 days ago
so anyone know whats the name of the background music between 0:00 - 2:00
Srafa Orasp
Srafa Orasp - 15 days ago
In new york, not Near new york. you know that whole state above new york city. 4:18
Rohan Shekhawat
Rohan Shekhawat - 16 days ago
I lost it when he said : Metal cylinder organism transport business ... Lmao
MyTech - 16 days ago
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 - 17 days ago
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 - 17 days ago
I'd still rather fly Baltia than Malaysian Airlines
James - 17 days ago
love you HAI, at 3:35 it’s pronounced ice-lip.
Bob McBob
Bob McBob - 17 days ago
That transition to the sponsor was so smooth.
Heckin Memes
Heckin Memes - 17 days ago
When you're sitting there waiting for the joke to end, but it keeps going.
ShadowTheAge - 17 days ago
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 - 18 days ago
When you're the CIA, and have millions to launder, you'd do the same.
anonymous D
anonymous D - 18 days ago
0:32 Slavic squat !!
HomesteadOC - 19 days ago
Their logo is a chicken, a bird that doesn’t fly...Genius!
Kevin Moore
Kevin Moore - 19 days ago
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 - 20 days ago
Nah, ill use nordvpn
Jewmanjones - 20 days ago
It’s pronounced EYEslip
Kārlis Vorslavs
Kārlis Vorslavs - 20 days ago
I live in Riga.
Daniel Smith
Daniel Smith - 20 days ago
safest Airline ever
macaron3141592653 - 20 days ago
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 - 20 days ago
I would invest in ur airline
Bruce Schneider
Bruce Schneider - 20 days ago
It's not "IZ-lip," it's pronounced "I slip."
Dennis Farrell
Dennis Farrell - 20 days ago
Hard "I" in Islip. eye-slip.
Loel Azarcon
Loel Azarcon - 20 days ago
gerald talley
gerald talley - 20 days ago
half as airworthiness... that was awesome!
David Plass
David Plass - 20 days ago
ICE-lip, not IS-lip
Deathless - 20 days ago
They fucking Keysersoze their flight routes
wambachju - 21 day ago
Most ridiculous example of selling planes cheap when no one wants to buy them in an era where super jumbo jets like the a380 and 747 simply arent profitable is when a chinese seller who couldnt afford to upkeep the jet sold a 747 for 10 usd. not ten million, not ten thousand, just ten. ten bucks. one-zero. The company that the chinese airline sold to broke the plane down and sold the engines for 7 million each. ludicrous.
hokkaidodaze - 21 day ago
What is their logo? A chicken? They don't fly either.
JupiterRising - 21 day ago
its pronounced eye-slip not ee-slip
Dainiel Maldo
Dainiel Maldo - 22 days ago
Luqi Majam
Luqi Majam - 22 days ago
I know why they never flew there logo is a chicken one of the birds that can't fly
Loren5 - 23 days ago
Talk about carpatho ukraine!! The country that lasted 13 hours
ed tomaselli
ed tomaselli - 23 days ago
Islip is literally pronounce as {I Slip}
Mason Hornbuckle
Mason Hornbuckle - 23 days ago
whats the difference between hai and Wendover productions
Southwick Specials
Southwick Specials - 23 days ago
Half as Wendover
steamfans - 23 days ago
Janet airlines is better
Eric Sjöström
Eric Sjöström - 23 days ago
"Half as Airworthy"
I chuckled for a while
Jamct97 - 23 days ago
I flew into Stewart International yesterday. Comically small international airport
David Boudreau
David Boudreau - 24 days ago
Trump own it??? Flus to his favorite spots! In 1st Class the Stewardess PEE on you!!!
Sivan10 - 24 days ago
another airline that hasn't flew a single commerical flight is AL MAHA
Garmaggio Dominations
Garmaggio Dominations - 25 days ago
This is the least important comment ever: I live on Long Island near Islip, and it's pronounced Eye-slip, not Iz-lip. Again, this is not important. Nobody should care about Long Island
Inigo Moore
Inigo Moore - 25 days ago
Seems like this has much more of a Bill Wurz feel. Although he is great, think your previous videos are spot on with humour already :)
Travis Newton
Travis Newton - 25 days ago
Meanwhile I start a legitimate business and can’t find a dollar and have to close it down. Give me money. I dont even need that much. Just a third of what a used 747 costs.
jtn2002 - 25 days ago
Long Island native here. Small correction in pronunciation— I SLIP, like as if it were two legitimate words.
MrSuperpiff4 - 25 days ago
I'm from long island new york and Islip is pronounced "ICE-lip"
E Robinson
E Robinson - 25 days ago
I don't know if this is still true or not. I remember years ago hearing about a shipping company that transferred packages from one airport to another for air shipping. But because of rules at the time they had to register as a airline like UPS and FedEx to be able to carry the cargo. Even though they never had any airplanes themselves.
Jasper L. Ferini
Jasper L. Ferini - 26 days ago
An airline company with no planes. Think of that.
Aaron Harvey
Aaron Harvey - 26 days ago
I actually sent my Resume to this company several years ago to be an Aircraft Dispatcher in their Flight Operation Center which was going to be located in Ypsilanti, Mi (Willow Run Airport KYIP) (of course there was no response) The 747's they leased was painted and stored up at Kalitta Air's main maintenance base in Oscoda, MI (KOSC). They have since been broken up and sold for scrap metal.
Carl Ewen-Lewis
Carl Ewen-Lewis - 26 days ago
They should just call themselves "Potemkin Airlines".
sibtain ali
sibtain ali - 26 days ago
The ussr, only country where you have enough room to write ehhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
Nomad Equipment
Nomad Equipment - 26 days ago
"Cool cool cool"🤣🤣🤣🤣
Harrison Balduf
Harrison Balduf - 26 days ago
Islip is pronounced "Ice-lip".
Take it from a local; you're making me cringe
Blue-Maned Hawk
Blue-Maned Hawk - 26 days ago
Important events in the history of the Soviet Union:
Man with silly mustache tries to take over the world
Cold war
Jacob Banerjee
Jacob Banerjee - 26 days ago
Don't worry guy we'll fly somewhere someday
geet gupta
geet gupta - 26 days ago
737 max spotted at 1:40
Cayde-6 - 26 days ago
What "basically" means please, im french so my english is...bad
Trap Daddy
Trap Daddy - 26 days ago
"iTs eYE-sLiP nOt iS-LiP"
ZuroxTV - 26 days ago
I live about 15 minutes from Islip and it is pronounced “I-SLIP” not “Is-Lip” and that little airport could never support commercial aircraft, even though recently it got told it “could”
jabber1990 - 26 days ago
the Obaika Racing of Airlines
Kevin R
Kevin R - 26 days ago
Why is there a chicken?
zZAZzIL - 26 days ago
Cool Cool Cool no doubt no doubt no doubt
applegate96 - 26 days ago
Nelson S
Nelson S - 26 days ago
Wendover Productions would like to know your location.
TricaGamer - 27 days ago
Are you the guy from Wendover Productions?
고등 지능 ODINS trash
The cou is the war of Chechnya

What a brutal horrific time
Brandon Taitano
Brandon Taitano - 27 days ago
"Half As Airworthy" is an airline I would fly on. As long as they meet FAA minimums, it would still be pretty safe, and the tongue in cheek factor is epic. 🤣
jason morgan
jason morgan - 27 days ago
Hmm something like a safe haven for money laundering seems more in order as to why this happened. Is this someone's thesis or what?
Robin Auras
Robin Auras - 27 days ago
A rooster as a company logo? I wouldn’t feel very confidant flying on one of their planes!
Also, just FYI - the plural of boys is boys. Not boyses.
Sprat-Lane - 27 days ago
What kind of cartoonish/childish subpar type narration is this shyt? I stopped listening after 44sec
Paul Cooper
Paul Cooper - 27 days ago
Reminds me of The Lord's Airline, a Christian/ Observant Jewish charter service that would have flown from Miami to Israel. By 1987 their only plane was an engineless hulk in a forgotten corner of MIA.
TheSovietComrade - 27 days ago
The reason of Soviet Coup is because the Soviet Union almost become an US Puppet since Gorbachev came to power.
Mitch Winder
Mitch Winder - 27 days ago
On videos about Islip, NY do people repeatedly complain about how it’s pronounced? Asking for a friend.
Darksoft - 27 days ago
Come On
Come On - 27 days ago
Starting to sound a little like Bill Wurtz and Sam O’Nella with the comical interjections.
DTH FRESH FOOD - 27 days ago
its not a airline , call it as groundline.
Thomas Schulz
Thomas Schulz - 27 days ago
Good try but you say Islip "eye - slip " not "is-lip". Still one of the better ways I've heard a longisland town name said.
BEASted SULLz - 27 days ago
Legend has it it's still trying to go up in the air today
DBURKE - 27 days ago
How do you fuck up saying Islip. Its literally I-Slip
Chungas Fury
Chungas Fury - 27 days ago
Bring back TWA. That was awesome
Shahed MC
Shahed MC - 27 days ago
Lack of substance.
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