Registration / Serial:G-ABKY
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers 212 Vellox
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers 212 Vellox
Aircraft Version:Vickers 212 Vellox
C/n (msn):1
Operator / Titles:Imperial Airways
City / Airport:London - Croydon (EGGC) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 1936 to 10 August 1936
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:336861Submit Correction
View count: 60
The Vellox airliner was developed from the Vickers Vellore, a cargo and mail aircraft which in its original form was single-engined. Comfortable accomodation for ten passengers was provided but Imperial Airways only used the sole Vellox as a nocturnal mailplane while testing Lorenz blind landing equipment. It crashed after a few months in service in August 1936. Four-blade propellers are fitted here.
Registration / Serial:G-ABKY
Aircraft Version:Vickers 212 Vellox
C/n (msn):1
Operator / Titles:Imperial Airways
City / Airport:London - Croydon (EGGC) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 1936 to 10 August 1936
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-ABKY
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers 212 Vellox
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers 212 Vellox
Aircraft Version:Vickers 212 Vellox
C/n (msn):1
Operator / Titles:Imperial Airways
City / Airport:London - Croydon (EGGC) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 1936 to 10 August 1936
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:336861Submit Correction
View count: 60
The Vellox airliner was developed from the Vickers Vellore, a cargo and mail aircraft which in its original form was single-engined. Comfortable accomodation for ten passengers was provided but Imperial Airways only used the sole Vellox as a nocturnal mailplane while testing Lorenz blind landing equipment. It crashed after a few months in service in August 1936. Four-blade propellers are fitted here.
Registration / Serial:G-ABKY
Aircraft Version:Vickers 212 Vellox
C/n (msn):1
Operator / Titles:Imperial Airways
City / Airport:London - Croydon (EGGC) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 May 1936 to 10 August 1936
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact