An Airplane Ran Out of Fuel at 41,000 Feet. Here's What Happened Next

  • Published on:  Thursday, February 21, 2019
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  • James McGee

    James McGee

     5 hours ago

    Why the hell wouldn't they get a low-fuel warning before an engine gave out?

  • Taniesh549's H.Q

    Taniesh549's H.Q

     6 hours ago +1


  • iamlsusam


     9 hours ago

    My hatred of the metric system is vindicated!

  • eM We

    eM We

     17 hours ago

    Any American who needs to lost weight come to Canada or Europe and you would weigh half instantly..

  • Tango Jones

    Tango Jones

     19 hours ago

    Is Canada still using that metric whatchamacallit system?

  • Tango Jones

    Tango Jones

     19 hours ago

    Wasn't there a fuel indicator on the instrument panel...or a low-fuel gauge?

  • BioChemoPhysio Science

    BioChemoPhysio Science

     21 hours ago

    0:09, SFO represent!

  • solwen


     23 hours ago

    Gimli airfield: "You have my runway"

  • nneoma



    of course it was Air Canada

  • Mark Ryterski

    Mark Ryterski


    My old truck has a gas gauge AND a low fuel warning light.. just saying.

  • berndog macneil

    berndog macneil


    please someone wake me up when they land

  • Michael Burns

    Michael Burns


    Maybe they should have just checked the fuel gauge before taking off.

  • Fit4Life


     yesterday +1

    The pilots should have checked their fuel level before departure.

  • Mike Dorman

    Mike Dorman


    Mars Probe Lost Due to Simple Math Error. NASA lost its $125-million Mars Climate Orbiter because spacecraft engineers failed to convert from English to metric measurements when exchanging vital data before the craft was launched, space agency officials said Thursday.Oct 1, 1999

  • Phi Phenomenon

    Phi Phenomenon


    The perfect musical score for such a kooky, whimsical endeavor!

  • Sean Conti

    Sean Conti

     2 days ago

    0:50 you said "July 23rd," but it read "July 3rd"

  • Radek Woj

    Radek Woj

     2 days ago

    All the construction material in Canada are still using the barbarian system and everyone in public does not use metric. It's a shit show.

  • Colonel Reb

    Colonel Reb

     2 days ago +4

    The first thing I do when I get in my car is look at the gas gauge and I'm only 5 feet high.

  • GrnXnham


     2 days ago

    Okay so my cheap ass car gives me a nice bright warning light when my fuel level is down to about 1/4 tank but this multimillion dollar plane gives no warning at all? Even back in 1983 these planes were pretty high tech. So did Air Canada save $20 per plane by not going with the low fuel warning light option when they placed their order? This story is almost too stupid to be believable.

  • Curt Hensley

    Curt Hensley

     2 days ago

    This is why planes need horns