109 results found
Registration / Serial:D-BALI
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):222
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:364402Submit Correction
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Built for British European Airways as G-AIVI in 1947, then to LTU in 1955 as D-ABEL initially and later as above. Wrecked during take-off at Düsseldorf (EDDL) on 4 February 1961 while registered to one Kurt Conie.
Registration / Serial:D-BALI
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):222
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:D-BALI
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):222
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:364402Submit Correction
View count: 84
Built for British European Airways as G-AIVI in 1947, then to LTU in 1955 as D-ABEL initially and later as above. Wrecked during take-off at Düsseldorf (EDDL) on 4 February 1961 while registered to one Kurt Conie.
Registration / Serial:D-BALI
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):222
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VX577
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):429
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / Northern Parachute Centre
City / Airport:Sunderland (EGNU) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 April 1976
Photo by:Mark PiacentiniContact
Photo ID:359778Submit Correction
View count: 74
Registration / Serial:VX577
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):429
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / Northern Parachute Centre
City / Airport:Sunderland (EGNU) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 April 1976
Photo by:Mark PiacentiniContact
Registration / Serial:VX577
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):429
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / Northern Parachute Centre
City / Airport:Sunderland (EGNU) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 April 1976
Photo by:Mark PiacentiniContact
Photo ID:359778Submit Correction
View count: 74
Registration / Serial:VX577
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):429
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force / Northern Parachute Centre
City / Airport:Sunderland (EGNU) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 April 1976
Photo by:Mark PiacentiniContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Air Safaris
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:19 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:358448Submit Correction
View count: 79
Originally flew with British European Airways from 1946 then Hunting Clan 1949 to 1960. Later it went to Tradair then Air Safaris until withdrawn from use in 1962.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Air Safaris
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:19 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Air Safaris
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:19 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:358448Submit Correction
View count: 79
Originally flew with British European Airways from 1946 then Hunting Clan 1949 to 1960. Later it went to Tradair then Air Safaris until withdrawn from use in 1962.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Air Safaris
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:19 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPM
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 3B
C/n (msn):152
Operator / Titles:Eagle Airways
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 August 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:358054Submit Correction
View count: 71
Built in 1947 for British European Airways and acquired by Eagle in 1955. On 9 August 1961 it flew into a rock face while attempting an ILS approach to Stavanger (ENZV) killing all on board including 33 school-boys from Croydon ages 13 to 16. As with the Man. United Munich crash a few years earlier this horrific accident caught the public's attention and I remember how upset my mother was, being as I was 14 at that time myself.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPM
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 3B
C/n (msn):152
Operator / Titles:Eagle Airways
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 August 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPM
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 3B
C/n (msn):152
Operator / Titles:Eagle Airways
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 August 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:358054Submit Correction
View count: 71
Built in 1947 for British European Airways and acquired by Eagle in 1955. On 9 August 1961 it flew into a rock face while attempting an ILS approach to Stavanger (ENZV) killing all on board including 33 school-boys from Croydon ages 13 to 16. As with the Man. United Munich crash a few years earlier this horrific accident caught the public's attention and I remember how upset my mother was, being as I was 14 at that time myself.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPM
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 3B
C/n (msn):152
Operator / Titles:Eagle Airways
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 August 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AMNK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):210
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 April 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357931Submit Correction
View count: 97
Built in 1947 and initially flew with Aer Lingus as EI-ADH. Next to Misrair as SU-AFM from 1948 to 1952 when it was imported by Hunting-Clan. On 24 August 1960 it crashed into the sea after take-off from Heraklion, Greece.
Registration / Serial:G-AMNK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):210
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 April 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AMNK
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):210
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 April 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357931Submit Correction
View count: 97
Built in 1947 and initially flew with Aer Lingus as EI-ADH. Next to Misrair as SU-AFM from 1948 to 1952 when it was imported by Hunting-Clan. On 24 August 1960 it crashed into the sea after take-off from Heraklion, Greece.
Registration / Serial:G-AMNK
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):210
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:2 April 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPL
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):149
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357507Submit Correction
View count: 88
Built for British European Airways in 1947 and flew with Pegasus from December 1958 to October 1961. Damaged beyond repair while with Invicta International at Manston (EGMH) on 2 August 1965.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPL
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):149
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPL
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):149
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357507Submit Correction
View count: 88
Built for British European Airways in 1947 and flew with Pegasus from December 1958 to October 1961. Damaged beyond repair while with Invicta International at Manston (EGMH) on 2 August 1965.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPL
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):149
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:WD159
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):488
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357170Submit Correction
View count: 63
Built in 1950 and relegated to instructional airframe 7858M until scrapped.
Registration / Serial:WD159
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):488
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:WD159
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):488
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357170Submit Correction
View count: 63
Built in 1950 and relegated to instructional airframe 7858M until scrapped.
Registration / Serial:WD159
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):488
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959 to 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VW806
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):367
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357071Submit Correction
View count: 82
Built in 1949 and struck off charge on 17 March 1959.
Registration / Serial:VW806
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):367
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VW806
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):367
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357071Submit Correction
View count: 82
Built in 1949 and struck off charge on 17 March 1959.
Registration / Serial:VW806
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):367
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VL264
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 637 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):169
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357070Submit Correction
View count: 93
One of five known model 637 aircraft built in 1948. This one was with the A&AEE at Boscombe Down which probably explains the overall silver finish.
Registration / Serial:VL264
Aircraft Version:Vickers 637 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):169
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VL264
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 637 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):169
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357070Submit Correction
View count: 93
One of five known model 637 aircraft built in 1948. This one was with the A&AEE at Boscombe Down which probably explains the overall silver finish.
Registration / Serial:VL264
Aircraft Version:Vickers 637 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):169
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1958 to 19 May 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357069Submit Correction
View count: 79
Originally flew with British European Airways from 1946 and later went to Tradair then Air Safaris until withdrawn from use in 1962.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1958 to 19 May 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1958 to 19 May 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:357069Submit Correction
View count: 79
Originally flew with British European Airways from 1946 and later went to Tradair then Air Safaris until withdrawn from use in 1962.
Registration / Serial:G-AHPC
Aircraft Version:Vickers 614 Viking 1
C/n (msn):133
Operator / Titles:Hunting-Clan Air Transport
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1958 to 19 May 1960
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Renfrew (EGPF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:16 June 1962
Photo by:Tom Baillie (via Neil Aird)Contact
Photo ID:356399Submit Correction
View count: 52
Operating a Lloyd charter from Southend.
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Renfrew (EGPF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:16 June 1962
Photo by:Tom Baillie (via Neil Aird)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Renfrew (EGPF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:16 June 1962
Photo by:Tom Baillie (via Neil Aird)Contact
Photo ID:356399Submit Correction
View count: 52
Operating a Lloyd charter from Southend.
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Renfrew (EGPF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:16 June 1962
Photo by:Tom Baillie (via Neil Aird)Contact
Registration / Serial:XB-FIP
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 626 Viking C2
C/n (msn):179
Aircraft Name:Jorge
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:348796Submit Correction
View count: 100
Built for the RAF in 1947 as VL248 then civilianized by Air Couriers and registered G-AOBY in 1955. Here it is in service as a private aircraft and registered to one Bernardo Pasquelle. It was reportedly wrecked landing back in Mexico in 1964.
Registration / Serial:XB-FIP
Aircraft Version:Vickers 626 Viking C2
C/n (msn):179
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:XB-FIP
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 626 Viking C2
C/n (msn):179
Aircraft Name:Jorge
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:348796Submit Correction
View count: 100
Built for the RAF in 1947 as VL248 then civilianized by Air Couriers and registered G-AOBY in 1955. Here it is in service as a private aircraft and registered to one Bernardo Pasquelle. It was reportedly wrecked landing back in Mexico in 1964.
Registration / Serial:XB-FIP
Aircraft Version:Vickers 626 Viking C2
C/n (msn):179
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AMNX
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):292
Operator / Titles:Cunard Eagle Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:348764Submit Correction
View count: 106
Built in 1947 for South African Airways as ZS-BNG and imported into the UK by BEA in 1952. To Eagle in 1955 then later scrapped and cancelled by the CAA on 29 December 1961.
Registration / Serial:G-AMNX
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):292
Operator / Titles:Cunard Eagle Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AMNX
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):292
Operator / Titles:Cunard Eagle Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:348764Submit Correction
View count: 106
Built in 1947 for South African Airways as ZS-BNG and imported into the UK by BEA in 1952. To Eagle in 1955 then later scrapped and cancelled by the CAA on 29 December 1961.
Registration / Serial:G-AMNX
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):292
Operator / Titles:Cunard Eagle Airways
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:348394Submit Correction
View count: 85
Built in 1947 for Airwork and transferred to Tradair in 1958. Note the extra large freight door. Moved on to Channel Airways in 1962 and scrapped at Southend (EGMC) in 1966.
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:348394Submit Correction
View count: 85
Built in 1947 for Airwork and transferred to Tradair in 1958. Note the extra large freight door. Moved on to Channel Airways in 1962 and scrapped at Southend (EGMC) in 1966.
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 May 1961
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:WD158
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):487
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347531Submit Correction
View count: 52
Scrapping in process with engines, landing gear and other useful parts removed.
Registration / Serial:WD158
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):487
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:WD158
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):487
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347531Submit Correction
View count: 52
Scrapping in process with engines, landing gear and other useful parts removed.
Registration / Serial:WD158
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):487
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VX513
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):453
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347504Submit Correction
View count: 58
Scrapping in process with engines, landing gear and other useful parts removed.
Registration / Serial:VX513
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):453
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:VX513
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):453
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347504Submit Correction
View count: 58
Scrapping in process with engines, landing gear and other useful parts removed.
Registration / Serial:VX513
Aircraft Version:Vickers 651 Valetta C1
C/n (msn):453
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Kirkbride (EGOX)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 July 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:OO-EEN
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):223
Operator / Titles:Aviameer Airlines
Aircraft Name:Sinjoor
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 April 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347283Submit Correction
View count: 169
This Viking was the only aircraft operated by Aviameer Airlines from Antwerp, which was active between April 1958 and 1960. Here the Bristol Hercules engines are about to explode into life with a young spotter ready to catch it on film.
Registration / Serial:OO-EEN
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):223
Operator / Titles:Aviameer Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 April 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:OO-EEN
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):223
Operator / Titles:Aviameer Airlines
Aircraft Name:Sinjoor
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 April 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347283Submit Correction
View count: 169
This Viking was the only aircraft operated by Aviameer Airlines from Antwerp, which was active between April 1958 and 1960. Here the Bristol Hercules engines are about to explode into life with a young spotter ready to catch it on film.
Registration / Serial:OO-EEN
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):223
Operator / Titles:Aviameer Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 April 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AJBT
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):245
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 May 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347280Submit Correction
View count: 75
Built for British European Airways in 1947 and flew with Pegasus from 1959 to 1965 when it was withdrawn from use.
Registration / Serial:G-AJBT
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):245
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 May 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AJBT
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):245
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 May 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347280Submit Correction
View count: 75
Built for British European Airways in 1947 and flew with Pegasus from 1959 to 1965 when it was withdrawn from use.
Registration / Serial:G-AJBT
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):245
Operator / Titles:Pegasus Airlines
City / Airport:Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 May 1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AGRS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):110
Operator / Titles:Orion Airways
City / Airport:Newcastle - International (EGNT / NCL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347153Submit Correction
View count: 64
Built in 1946 and flew with Orion from July 1959 to October 1960. Broken up at Southend (EGMC) in May 1963.
Registration / Serial:G-AGRS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):110
Operator / Titles:Orion Airways
City / Airport:Newcastle - International (EGNT / NCL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AGRS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):110
Operator / Titles:Orion Airways
City / Airport:Newcastle - International (EGNT / NCL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Photo ID:347153Submit Correction
View count: 64
Built in 1946 and flew with Orion from July 1959 to October 1960. Broken up at Southend (EGMC) in May 1963.
Registration / Serial:G-AGRS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):110
Operator / Titles:Orion Airways
City / Airport:Newcastle - International (EGNT / NCL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:McIntyre Collection (via Tim Martin)Contact
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):115
Operator / Titles:Overseas Aviation
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:17 February 1960
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:347110Submit Correction
View count: 120
Quite a bit of damage resulting from a burst tyre during taxiing. The aircraft came in empty to pick up a load of flowers. Date not 17 September. Photo by: Cor Out / Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):115
Operator / Titles:Overseas Aviation
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:17 February 1960
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):115
Operator / Titles:Overseas Aviation
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:17 February 1960
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:347110Submit Correction
View count: 120
Quite a bit of damage resulting from a burst tyre during taxiing. The aircraft came in empty to pick up a load of flowers. Date not 17 September. Photo by: Cor Out / Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1A
C/n (msn):115
Operator / Titles:Overseas Aviation
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:17 February 1960
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive