C-46 Plane Narrowly Avoids Exploding Mid-Air | Ice Pilots NWT | Wonder

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A sudden rise in oil pressure could ruin the C-46's engines; rookies prepare to be tested as DC-3 copilots.

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Buffalo Airways is an airline based in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. They mainly fly WWII-era piston powered propeller planes in minus 40 degrees and land on tiny strips of tarmac in the tundra.

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YORUMLAR: 70
Nicholas Bergvik
Nicholas Bergvik 3 gün önce
Andrew Weich is a pilot on Cathay Pacific Airlines. He has worked for the company around 9 Years 😎
James Mason
James Mason 4 gün önce
I don't give a damn about the personality issues. These planes are really cool and that's what the show should be about. It's not a soap opera.
Zellhaufen
Zellhaufen Gün önce
They need that to stretch the footage they have. Without it the show would only be half as long. I agree though that for people who know how the airplanes operate a version without the personal drama would be better. Half of it sounds overblown, everything is always super critical, eg Community X waits for their new floorboards, if they do not arrive in time the annual Christmas dance isn't in jeopardy. So we bite our nails when they are delayed because the weather in the NWT is sometimes bad.
GoPro. Musica
GoPro. Musica 5 gün önce
...I still wonder why they removed this show from Netflix.
NickGamingMusic
NickGamingMusic 5 gün önce
2:05 Unfortunate Nickname, associated with the same nickname of an inmate from 60 days in show kek.
Mohammad Faizal
Mohammad Faizal 6 gün önce
Wow...keep it comin...
Ecr surya
Ecr surya 6 gün önce
👍
Han de Ridder
Han de Ridder 6 gün önce
Was there ever an episode showing Rebecca and Jeremy leave? I missed that, I think. I liked them both, as characters.
Northern farmer
Northern farmer 3 gün önce
Whos Rebecca
Mark Reyes
Mark Reyes 6 gün önce
How are you going to keep working and you have ice on your eyelashes. Bro these guys are tough
John Adams
John Adams 7 gün önce
I can't believe they let this junk in the air
Northern farmer
Northern farmer 3 gün önce
They are better and tougher than new planes
Ryan Hampson
Ryan Hampson 6 gün önce
Aircraft have much stricter maintence requirements….I’ve seen 50 year old aircraft in better condition than 10 year old cars..The helicopter I fly is almost 30 years old and is in great condition. The vast majority of passenger jets are older than 20 years old…I can tell you don’t fly.
Timotius Moti
Timotius Moti 7 gün önce
awesome show thanks wonder
David Lefkovits
David Lefkovits 7 gün önce
Fhjk
Robert Wren
Robert Wren 7 gün önce
All for the cameras. These people are very tough cookies. I just don't think she would have cried, she more likely would have told him off or popped him. If he were to fail, they need pilots, he absolutely would get another check ride, unless he almost crashed. You make this too dramatic.
ScottGameDev
ScottGameDev 7 gün önce
The sounding has gone awful now (I know they copied the show but at least sort the sounding)
Emerald Queen
Emerald Queen 8 gün önce
I’ve been around horses that only want to behave on the way back to their barn… they’re called “Barn Happy” I’d say the plane with the oil pressure problems is “Hanger Happy” also those are pretty fish tanks 🐠
trolltv
trolltv 8 gün önce
I'm no pilot by any means. But if my oil pressure jumps to 150-160 and you are having issues when its at 120 while its normally at 80. I'd have turned around and landed. Because something isn't right. No matter if it drops again, something was wrong and probably still is. No point in risking breaking the engine or crashing the plane and killing the people inside it. The decision to go to Yellowknife with the oil reading seems irresponsible to me.
Ryan Hampson
Ryan Hampson 6 gün önce
I am a pilot and yea I agree…You can get higher oil pressures in cold weather due to the oil being denser but it usually balances out once the engine is warmed up. Me personally I’m turning around if any thing is out of the norm…My passengers and cargo can wait, I’m coming home at the end of the day
Vance Lacarte
Vance Lacarte 8 gün önce
I love it.... "Narrowly avoids EXPLODING" mid air... I fly and this is the dumbest thing I have ever seen in aviation. Ratings, likes comments etc. The lack of professionalism and maintenance, added to the age of the chosen aircraft, suggest you should retire your fleet.
Northern farmer
Northern farmer 3 gün önce
Click bait
Oscar Olie
Oscar Olie 8 gün önce
I missed Rebecca Marchand quitting, is there an episode about her leaving?
Oscar Olie
Oscar Olie 3 gün önce
@Northern farmer Ok, then I was mistaken, must be my hearing then, lol...
Northern farmer
Northern farmer 3 gün önce
Why do people call her Rebecca.. her name is Audrey
Northern farmer
Northern farmer 3 gün önce
She left to be with family ..
Daniel Musyoka
Daniel Musyoka 8 gün önce
Rest in peace
John C
John C 8 gün önce
Tips for keeping inside of car windows clear of frost, open one window, a tiny bit, does not have to be visibly open. Turn off the heater fan before turning off the ignition. Set the control to heat before turning on the heater fan. Clear the snow, scrape the ice from windows then turn on the defroster.
Sgt Pyro Burns
Sgt Pyro Burns 8 gün önce
I dont think Shakespeare wrote a book. He wrote theatre plays
AfterShock
AfterShock 8 gün önce
This show is turning into a soap opera
phil naegely
phil naegely 7 gün önce
welcome to reality tv
Danny Edelman
Danny Edelman 8 gün önce
Thank God Jeremy was laid off I couldn't stand him but sad that Andrea quit
Northern farmer
Northern farmer 3 gün önce
Whos Andrea
Herry Kang
Herry Kang 8 gün önce
Really like their language
Cynthia Jones
Cynthia Jones 8 gün önce
Wonder lovers if you die today will you go to heaven? Have you ever lied, stolen, hated, used God's name as a curse word (O-M-G)? According to God's law, you're guilty, your headed for hell, ignorance will not be an excuse... But wait, God loves you, he made a way out for you, God's son Jesus died paying for your sin. God so loved the world that he gave his only son that whoever believes in him will not die but have everlasting life. John 3:16 Love Y'all
Larry Higginson
Larry Higginson 8 gün önce
I was always ok to -20 after that I just wanted to stay inside. At -40 even with oil heaters my truck wouldn't start the gears wouldn't shift. I don't know how anything here is moving
mechsupernova
mechsupernova 8 gün önce
I'm no expert but if it's flying in environments that cold, does it need the oil coolers? Could put in a bypass system for times like that.
Riley Kitchen
Riley Kitchen 7 gün önce
@mechsupernova airplane oil coolers are not like car oil coolers. There is regulation of oil flow into the cooler based on temperature demand. The problem here is actually the reduced flow through the cooler causing the oil in the cooler to congeal and clog it.
mechsupernova
mechsupernova 8 gün önce
@Vance Lacarte talking about an oil cooler not an engine radiator.
Vance Lacarte
Vance Lacarte 8 gün önce
You think cold temps negate the need to regulate an engines need to operate at a certain temp? It is the reason your car engine gets to give you heat. On a aircraft, during slow flight procedures you can easily overheat, During cold you can damage your engine by running too cold.
Riley Kitchen
Riley Kitchen 8 gün önce
There is a bypass system.
Kasey Chang
Kasey Chang 8 gün önce
Oil still need to be warm to flow.
giovanni Aldobrandini
giovanni Aldobrandini 8 gün önce
wtf.. what a bunch of whiners
giovanni Aldobrandini
giovanni Aldobrandini 8 gün önce
SO MUCH FOR GLOBAL WARMING
Matthew Hartley
Matthew Hartley 8 gün önce
Don't mean to be a burden but that's part of your job you literally are complaining more than she ever had it's not our problem about your school problem
Sizenplays
Sizenplays 8 gün önce
RIP
Brandon alexander
Brandon alexander 8 gün önce
this dc-3 should be in microsoft flight simulator
Brandon alexander
Brandon alexander 7 gün önce
uhh no
Sunset3439
Sunset3439 7 gün önce
You mean C-46.
nooneleftbehide
nooneleftbehide 8 gün önce
THE DISLIKE BUTTON IS GONE> F IN THE CHAT. FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF
Dont be fooled By Jumla!
Dont be fooled By Jumla! 8 gün önce
Ladies always right. Not admitting mistake instead he got to apologize 😆😆
TBE
TBE 6 gün önce
Only beta males act like that 🥴. Alpha male always show dominance 🤫😎
MahiMahi715
MahiMahi715 8 gün önce
Why is the view to comment ratio so high on these videos? That can’t be good for the algorithm!
S Ragsdale
S Ragsdale 8 gün önce
OMG. Old school work ethics. Start at the bottom, EARN your way up. Go into a position with a rock solid knowledge base of your company. What a concept. Such a refreshing change from the man child with his shiny degree in an hypothetical academic industry model who expects to be in upper management. Are you hiring?
Russellprout
Russellprout 10 saatler önce
@Larry Higginson When starting from the bottom in a company like this you are learning the nuts and bolts of how the company is made up. Your learning what admin/paperwork work is required for that company and what role each person plays within the businesss, which after all is how the boss as designed it. You are also making contacts within the business who you know to ask if you have a problem. In this particular business their is the added problem of enviroment. If your ambition is to become a pilot with Buffalo and you have just arrived from sunny climbs who is to say you can sustain the temperatures they have to endure. They may have to refuel or de ice the aircraft and knowing how all this machinery works where it is and how to replensh it. Maybe they may have to use the forklift. But the biggest advantage with starting as a rampy is how these old aircraft operate how they should be correctly loaded etc. The chance to see the aircraft stripped down and the chance to quiz the mechanics how the systems work, potential problems and any fixes for small problems. But as they say in the programme they want to see who as the enthusasim and resilience to work in what can be an unusually harsh part of the world. At the end of the day how many potential pilots could manage it and to me this weeds out the people who have not got the deep down desire to do what it takes to obtain there goals in life no matter what. If youve come from bottom and reached the top nobody can say you do not know what its like to do my job. If I wanted to work there I would have jumped at the chance to do a rampys job which would give me all the tools to become a more competent pilot.
Larry Higginson
Larry Higginson Gün önce
@Russellprout still out here waiting
Larry Higginson
Larry Higginson 4 gün önce
@Russellprout come on Russell, I'm a pretty smart guy. Been in business for 30 years, hit me with it. Who knows maybe I'll learn something.
Russellprout
Russellprout 4 gün önce
@Larry Higginson I can explain it to you but I cant understand it for you.
Larry Higginson
Larry Higginson 8 gün önce
I don't know how working on the ramp prepares a person to be a better pilot
vampirez86
vampirez86 8 gün önce
RIP Kelly. :(
vampirez86
vampirez86 8 gün önce
@Jonathan Juillerat Heard she had passed away due to health issues.
Jonathan Juillerat
Jonathan Juillerat 8 gün önce
What happened?
Milah9
Milah9 8 gün önce
😍😍😍 hi people 🇿🇼
Leon De Bourgonniere
Leon De Bourgonniere 8 gün önce
Cahoonas, and I take the 5th
Dre Plaatnum Music
Dre Plaatnum Music 8 gün önce
I ENJOY THIS CHANNEL WHILE AM WORKING 💪 OUT GYM
Julio Lua
Julio Lua 8 gün önce
I'm the 3rd to make a meaningless comment 💪🤓😜😂😂😅
Sahara Coleman
Sahara Coleman 8 gün önce
He’s known as “Too Tall” like the rapper Too Short! Lmao He really said “it’s cold mannn” like yeah it literally looks like the North Pole 🤣
Javonie tate
Javonie tate 8 gün önce
Second
Noah
Noah 8 gün önce
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