• 84%
    17 votes
  • Rate this show
    What did you think?
  • 112
    watchers
  • 811
    plays
  • 1.8k
    collected
  • 191
    lists
PosterPoster

Ice Pilots 2011

  • 2017-11-22T20:00:00-05:00s at 2017-11-22T20:00:00-05:00 on National Geographic
  • 2011-04-21T21:00:00-03:00
  • 60 mins
  • 2 days, 3 hours, 0 mins
  • United States
  • Reality

What’s it about: This documentary series follows the pilots of the Yellowknife-based Buffalo Airways, which still flies Second World War airplanes to transport people around the north.

Reminds us of: Ice Road Truckers in the air.

The buzz: Since History Television is using words like “ice pilots,” blizzards” and “frozen lakes,” I’m going to go out on a limb and say this will be like Ice Road Truckers, but with airplanes. Does that mean I won’t watch? Are you kidding?? I’ll be glued to the set. The chance to see pilots dealing with crappy weather, loopy passengers and potentially dangerous cargo – all being shipped around in planes made in the 1940s – is a recipe for disaster. And great TV.

6 seasons

If you like Ice Pilots, check out...

Loading...