14 results found
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1971
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:339431Submit Correction
View count: 36
At Prestwick for some crew-training.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1971
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1971
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:339431Submit Correction
View count: 36
At Prestwick for some crew-training.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1971
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 June 1976
Photo by:Don GilhamContact
Photo ID:337419Submit Correction
View count: 58
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 June 1976
Photo by:Don GilhamContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 June 1976
Photo by:Don GilhamContact
Photo ID:337419Submit Correction
View count: 58
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 June 1976
Photo by:Don GilhamContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 July 1988
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:335186Submit Correction
View count: 43
This plane was delivered to BEA as a Vanguard in September 1961 and converted to a Merchantman in January 1970. It was sold to Air Bridge in November 1979 and is pictured parked up for the day at Glasgow on one of its many visits. The frame was scrapped at East Midlands (EMA) in 1990.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 July 1988
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 July 1988
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:335186Submit Correction
View count: 43
This plane was delivered to BEA as a Vanguard in September 1961 and converted to a Merchantman in January 1970. It was sold to Air Bridge in November 1979 and is pictured parked up for the day at Glasgow on one of its many visits. The frame was scrapped at East Midlands (EMA) in 1990.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 July 1988
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1985 to February 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Photo ID:335138Submit Correction
View count: 36
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1985 to February 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1985 to February 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Photo ID:335138Submit Correction
View count: 36
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1985 to February 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 July 1985 to 11 August 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Photo ID:334130Submit Correction
View count: 42
Short final to land runway 23. Date not logged, estimate given.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 July 1985 to 11 August 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 July 1985 to 11 August 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Photo ID:334130Submit Correction
View count: 42
Short final to land runway 23. Date not logged, estimate given.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 July 1985 to 11 August 1985
Photo by:Michael ClarkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:3 July 1976
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Photo ID:293237Submit Correction
View count: 58
Delivered new to BEA as a passenger Vanguard 16th Sep 1961 and converted to freighter (Merchantman) Jan 1970. Merged into British Airways Apr 1974 , transferred to Air Bridge Carriers Nov 1979 and withdrawn from use LFMP (Perpignan) 1989, scrapped
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:3 July 1976
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:3 July 1976
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Photo ID:293237Submit Correction
View count: 58
Delivered new to BEA as a passenger Vanguard 16th Sep 1961 and converted to freighter (Merchantman) Jan 1970. Merged into British Airways Apr 1974 , transferred to Air Bridge Carriers Nov 1979 and withdrawn from use LFMP (Perpignan) 1989, scrapped
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:3 July 1976
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge Carriers - ABC
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 May 1980
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Photo ID:262681Submit Correction
View count: 177
Ex British Airways, seen here freshly painted after its transfer to ABC
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge Carriers - ABC
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 May 1980
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge Carriers - ABC
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 May 1980
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Photo ID:262681Submit Correction
View count: 177
Ex British Airways, seen here freshly painted after its transfer to ABC
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge Carriers - ABC
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 May 1980
Photo by:Leslie SnellemanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:3 July 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:152908Submit Correction
View count: 118
[Nikkormat FTn + Nikkor 50mm/2]
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:3 July 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:3 July 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:152908Submit Correction
View count: 118
[Nikkormat FTn + Nikkor 50mm/2]
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:BEA Cargo - British European Airways
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:3 July 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 March 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:141555Submit Correction
View count: 72
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 March 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 March 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:141555Submit Correction
View count: 72
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 March 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1990
Photo by:John AllanContact
Photo ID:91899Submit Correction
View count: 133
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1990
Photo by:John AllanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1990
Photo by:John AllanContact
Photo ID:91899Submit Correction
View count: 133
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1990
Photo by:John AllanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1986
Photo by:John AllanContact
Photo ID:84566Submit Correction
View count: 115
In the late evening sun
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1986
Photo by:John AllanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1986
Photo by:John AllanContact
Photo ID:84566Submit Correction
View count: 115
In the late evening sun
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1986
Photo by:John AllanContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 February 1986
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:55449Submit Correction
View count: 71
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 February 1986
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 February 1986
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:55449Submit Correction
View count: 71
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:17 February 1986
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 February 1987
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:16458Submit Correction
View count: 57
"Dreadnought" was delivered new to BEA as a Vanguard in September 1961. Converted to Merchantman cargo in February 1970 and sold to Air Bridge in November 1979. Withdrawn at EMA and scrapped in 1990.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 February 1987
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
Aircraft Name:Dreadnought
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 February 1987
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:16458Submit Correction
View count: 57
"Dreadnought" was delivered new to BEA as a Vanguard in September 1961. Converted to Merchantman cargo in February 1970 and sold to Air Bridge in November 1979. Withdrawn at EMA and scrapped in 1990.
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:Air Bridge
City / Airport:Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 February 1987
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:3782Submit Correction
View count: 126
BEA converted G-APEK from Vanguard to Merchantman freight specification at LHR between 5.69 & 2.70. Sold 10 years later (10.79) to ABC with 33,857 hrs recorded, so this shot was during her last few days with BA. Wfu at EMA 11.89 and flown to Perpignan for reduction to spares by EAS
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:3782Submit Correction
View count: 126
BEA converted G-APEK from Vanguard to Merchantman freight specification at LHR between 5.69 & 2.70. Sold 10 years later (10.79) to ABC with 33,857 hrs recorded, so this shot was during her last few days with BA. Wfu at EMA 11.89 and flown to Perpignan for reduction to spares by EAS
Registration / Serial:G-APEK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953C Merchantman
C/n (msn):714
Operator / Titles:British Airways Cargo
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact