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Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:July 1973
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:407316Submit Correction
View count: 210
Captured in the setting mid-winter sun on the highveld of Johannesburg, VP-WAR is carrying the original Air Rhodesia colours. This colour scheme was changed with the arrival of the Boeing 720s from 1973 onwards.
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:July 1973
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:July 1973
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:407316Submit Correction
View count: 210
Captured in the setting mid-winter sun on the highveld of Johannesburg, VP-WAR is carrying the original Air Rhodesia colours. This colour scheme was changed with the arrival of the Boeing 720s from 1973 onwards.
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:July 1973
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
City / Airport:Manzini - Matsapha (FDMS / MTS)Map
Country:Eswatini
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:404866Submit Correction
View count: 303
First flown at Hurn on 29 August 1957 at Hurn as part of an order for BOAC Associated Companies. The first operator was Middle East Airlines where c/n 240 flew as OD-ACU. MEA sub-leased OD-ACU to Jersey Airlines before purchasing it from BOAC for lease to Jordan Airways in 1961. Returned to MEA in 1964, it was sold to Air Rhodesia as VP-WAR in 1968. In 1976 it was sold to Aviation Hire & Travel as ZS-JPU and leased to Swazi Air. Re-registered 3D-AAL the same year, it remained on lease to Swazi until 1979 when returned for lease to Air Rhodesia. Sold to Air Zimbabwe in 1981 and scrapped in 1986
Registration / Serial:3D-AAL
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Swazi Air
City / Airport:Manzini - Matsapha (FDMS / MTS)Map
Country:Eswatini
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
City / Airport:Manzini - Matsapha (FDMS / MTS)Map
Country:Eswatini
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:404866Submit Correction
View count: 303
First flown at Hurn on 29 August 1957 at Hurn as part of an order for BOAC Associated Companies. The first operator was Middle East Airlines where c/n 240 flew as OD-ACU. MEA sub-leased OD-ACU to Jersey Airlines before purchasing it from BOAC for lease to Jordan Airways in 1961. Returned to MEA in 1964, it was sold to Air Rhodesia as VP-WAR in 1968. In 1976 it was sold to Aviation Hire & Travel as ZS-JPU and leased to Swazi Air. Re-registered 3D-AAL the same year, it remained on lease to Swazi until 1979 when returned for lease to Air Rhodesia. Sold to Air Zimbabwe in 1981 and scrapped in 1986
Registration / Serial:3D-AAL
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Swazi Air
City / Airport:Manzini - Matsapha (FDMS / MTS)Map
Country:Eswatini
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:12 March 1977
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Photo ID:370486Submit Correction
View count: 345
Registration / Serial:3D-AAL
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Swazi Air
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:12 March 1977
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:12 March 1977
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Photo ID:370486Submit Correction
View count: 345
Registration / Serial:3D-AAL
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Swazi Air
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:12 March 1977
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:September 1972
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:301522Submit Correction
View count: 454
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:September 1972
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:September 1972
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:301522Submit Correction
View count: 454
Registration / Serial:VP-WAR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 754D Viscount
C/n (msn):240
Operator Titles:Air Rhodesia
City / Airport:Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:September 1972
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection