6 results found
Registration / Serial:G-APEC
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):706
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 August 1971
Photo by:Stephen RendleContact
Photo ID:136026
View count: 111
Sadly, this aircraft crashed just over a month later, on Saturday 2nd October 1971, close to Aarsele, Belgium, killing all 65 passengers and crew on board.
Registration / Serial:G-APEC
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):706
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:30 August 1971
Photo by:Stephen RendleContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEB
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):705
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:SBAC Farnborough 1959
Photo Date:12 September 1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:112357
View count: 80
Taking off for it's display at the SBAC show.
Registration / Serial:G-APEB
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):705
City / Airport:Farnborough (EGLF / FAB)
Photo Date:12 September 1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEA
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):704
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:7 July 1963
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Photo ID:91198
View count: 112
Note starboard outer engine stopped, prop feathered. Also note rudder deflection.
Registration / Serial:G-APEA
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):704
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:7 July 1963
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEB
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):705
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1971
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21089
View count: 98
Here is the third Vanguard to be built, towards the end of her life but still in the classic BEA red square livery. FF 7.59 at Weybridge and exhibited at that year's Farnborough show before leaving for tropical and high altitude trials in Africa (KRT & JNB) with demonstration flights on the way back at Salisbury, Nairobi, Cairo & Beirut. Delivered to BEA 3.61; wfu 6.73 and b/u at LHR. TT 23,853 hrs
Registration / Serial:G-APEB
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):705
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:September 1971
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEE
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):708
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1963
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:10060
View count: 51
Delivered to BEA in December 1960. Arriving at domestic gate 22 on BE4020 from London Heathrow. Destroyed during an overshoot at Heathrow on 27 October 1965.
Registration / Serial:G-APEE
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):708
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:June 1963
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-APED
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):707
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1965
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7986
View count: 57
Two V951 Vanguards at Ringway's domestic pier when operating UK internal schedules. G-APEA is at the rear and a Dan-Air Ambassador is in the holding bay. From Manchester Airport archive 40 years ago.
Registration / Serial:G-APED
Aircraft Version:Vickers 951 Vanguard
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):707
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:July 1965
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact