Euronymous Airlines?
2012-03-30 by Nu Metal | 45 Comments

Odd-but true; Black Metal icon Euronymous may be the tailfin image for Norwegian Airlines.

Norwegian Black Metal became famous overnight with the murder of Mayhem’s guitarist Euronymous (Øystein Aarseth). Euronymous was murdered by fellow bandmate Varg Vikernes (aka Count Grishnackh), who later went on to famously burn down Norwegian churches. The Count went to prison and joined a neo-Nazi movement and now his slain victim is set to be a national icon, with his image painted on tail fins of the budget airline company, Norwegian.

The airline is celebrating its 10 year anniversary, and launched a contest for the public to nominate its heroes to adorn the tails of the airplanes to fly from four different cities; Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger and Trondheim. As it stands now, Oslo’s leading hero is Euronymous. A local nominating committee had put his name forward and metal fans have rallied behind the cause, earning him the highest amount of votes in Oslo.

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livingisland
March 31st 2012

524 Comments


the Count must be pissed

eternium
March 31st 2012

16337 Comments


Oh God.

cvlts
March 31st 2012

8954 Comments


no way

DeafMetal
March 31st 2012

8584 Comments


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Ovrot
March 31st 2012

10490 Comments


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KjSwantko
March 31st 2012

9276 Comments


pretty badass

Mickeymau5
March 31st 2012

1614 Comments


kvlt airlines

ILJ
March 31st 2012

6658 Comments


Varg is gonna be pissed

tarkus
March 31st 2012

5560 Comments


old news

Mordecai.
March 31st 2012

8277 Comments


Varg can add burning airports to his list of indictments

TarkAhh
March 31st 2012

46 Comments


This is fuckin metal!

deathofasalesman
March 31st 2012

5823 Comments


"Varg can add burning airports to his list of indictments"

Comment of the year.

deathofasalesman
March 31st 2012

5823 Comments


Btw I think they should paint the image of Dead with his brains blown out on the tails instead.

Xenophanes
Emeritus
March 31st 2012

10592 Comments


haha, cool news piece


Ignimbrite
March 31st 2012

5314 Comments


fucking m/

WeepingBanana
March 31st 2012

10092 Comments


loloololololol

MoosechriS
March 31st 2012

4942 Comments


Kvlt airlines [2]

M/

Voted on this the other day

KotoFtw
March 31st 2012

1073 Comments


I voted between 40-50 times.

Tijnmans
March 31st 2012

354 Comments


Kvlt airlines [3]
Just when you thought flying was allready fucked up depressing!

Tyrael
March 31st 2012

20823 Comments


rules

VisionsFromTheDarkSide
March 31st 2012

1785 Comments


I told my mum about this and showed her a picture of Euronymous and the look on her face was priceless

Shuyin
March 31st 2012

11465 Comments


old stuff, but would be awsome if he won

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Shuyin
March 31st 2012

11465 Comments


double post o/

R6Rider
March 31st 2012

4560 Comments


wtf?! lol

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Thane
March 31st 2012

2161 Comments


won't happen sadly. most of the votes he's gotten are from other countries. the general public over here aren't very happy about this. sucks.

thumbcrusher
March 31st 2012

3591 Comments


noooo Thane :-( all our efforts better not be in vain

Thane
March 31st 2012

2161 Comments


I think it might be... people in norway are generally very ignorant about black metal and the effect these guys have had on music, just calling them "criminal satanists" etc. many actually think Aarseth did the church burnings (I guess they are misinformed) and uses it against him in this case. sad...

warchest
March 31st 2012

52 Comments


varg just got trolled...trololololololol....

Timmons
March 31st 2012

561 Comments


badass.

botb
March 31st 2012

9646 Comments


"Varg can add burning airports to his list of indictments"


hahahahahahahahaha

RunOfTheMill
March 31st 2012

1440 Comments


"Varg can add burning airports to his list of indictments"

Oh God that made me lol

Quen
March 31st 2012

1633 Comments


these dudes are gonna get varged so hard

HitlerIsGod
March 31st 2012

746 Comments


euronymous was kind of a fag but this is still awesome

Spec
March 31st 2012

27130 Comments


KVLT airlines haha.

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SepticReAnimate
March 31st 2012

182 Comments


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deathofasalesman
March 31st 2012

5823 Comments


I don't think Euronymous burnt down any churches. Varg says he was a coward and would make others do it for him. But then again it's Varg, the guy who killed him for his cowardice.

TheNotrap
April 1st 2012

8035 Comments


oh boy

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LasNoches
April 1st 2012

35 Comments


Call me crazy, but I would totally prefer seeing Varg's shit eating grin on the tail of a plane. It would just make my day until the end of days.

LasNoches
April 1st 2012

35 Comments


I didn't make the joke because I thought one of you would have already. Ah well, I'll do it.

*Varg reads article*
"This is huh.... Wow."

JayVex
April 1st 2012

383 Comments


sauce?

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DevynBatchelder
April 3rd 2012

48 Comments


"This is, huh...wow" [2]

Thane
April 3rd 2012

2161 Comments


so yea, this ain't happening. his family are against it apparently.

VisionsFromTheDarkSide
April 3rd 2012

1785 Comments


dafuq no

HitlerIsGod
April 3rd 2012

746 Comments


"*Varg reads article*
'This is huh.... Wow.'"

lol'd

and his parents are fucking pussies

ImmortalPaper
October 4th 2013

104 Comments


i think the family thing was an excuse 'cause the airline did NOT want that to happen, can't say i'm surprised but it's still hilarious in proposal

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