140 results found
Registration / Serial:G-AHOZ
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 657 Viking 1
C/n (msn):129
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:466350Submit Correction
View count: 50
Originally a V.614 Mk.1, registered 27 June 1946, F/F 29 Oct.1946. Delivered to BEA named "Vantage" 12 Nov.1946. To Aviation Traders at Southend 21 Dec.1948 and converted to V.657 Mk.1. To BWIA as VP-TAZ Feb.1950 and to CAAC as VP-YJA Sept.1951. Restored as G-AHOZ Sept.1957, to East Anglian Flying Services May 1958 and Channel Airways Nov.1962 upon corporate name change. Withdrawn from use at Southend by Jan.1963 and cannibalised for spares until eventually scrapped there April 1964. Cancelled 2 May 1964 as 'Destroyed'.
Registration / Serial:G-AHOZ
Aircraft Version:Vickers 657 Viking 1
C/n (msn):129
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHOZ
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 657 Viking 1
C/n (msn):129
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:466350Submit Correction
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Originally a V.614 Mk.1, registered 27 June 1946, F/F 29 Oct.1946. Delivered to BEA named "Vantage" 12 Nov.1946. To Aviation Traders at Southend 21 Dec.1948 and converted to V.657 Mk.1. To BWIA as VP-TAZ Feb.1950 and to CAAC as VP-YJA Sept.1951. Restored as G-AHOZ Sept.1957, to East Anglian Flying Services May 1958 and Channel Airways Nov.1962 upon corporate name change. Withdrawn from use at Southend by Jan.1963 and cannibalised for spares until eventually scrapped there April 1964. Cancelled 2 May 1964 as 'Destroyed'.
Registration / Serial:G-AHOZ
Aircraft Version:Vickers 657 Viking 1
C/n (msn):129
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKTV
Alternate Serial:WZ357
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):208
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:465004Submit Correction
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First flew 31st May 1947 as EI-ADF for Aer Lingus. To Airwork as G-AKTV 15th March 1948, using serial WZ357 for trooping flights 1952/55. Acquired by Tradair 13th May 1959 and made its last flight 2nd Sept.1963, then stored at Southend until scrapped August 1964. Cancelled 7th March 1969 as PWFU.
Registration / Serial:G-AKTV
Alternate Serial:WZ357
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):208
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKTV
Alternate Serial:WZ357
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):208
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:465004Submit Correction
View count: 83
First flew 31st May 1947 as EI-ADF for Aer Lingus. To Airwork as G-AKTV 15th March 1948, using serial WZ357 for trooping flights 1952/55. Acquired by Tradair 13th May 1959 and made its last flight 2nd Sept.1963, then stored at Southend until scrapped August 1964. Cancelled 7th March 1969 as PWFU.
Registration / Serial:G-AKTV
Alternate Serial:WZ357
Aircraft Version:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):208
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:February 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AIVF
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):219
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:456455Submit Correction
View count: 108
Registered 18 Nov.1946, first flew 16 May 1947. Initially operated by BEA, then to Germany in 1956 for Deutsche Flugdienst, first as D-AGIL and later D-BARI. Sold to Balair as HB-AAN in 1958 and restored as G-AIVF to Air Ferry 14 Feb.1963. Converted to Mk.3B freighter April 1963. To Invicta Airways 14 April 1966 and reverted to Mk.1B May 1967. Subsequently scrapped at Manston and cancelled 3 Feb.1969 as WFU.
Registration / Serial:G-AIVF
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):219
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AIVF
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):219
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:456455Submit Correction
View count: 108
Registered 18 Nov.1946, first flew 16 May 1947. Initially operated by BEA, then to Germany in 1956 for Deutsche Flugdienst, first as D-AGIL and later D-BARI. Sold to Balair as HB-AAN in 1958 and restored as G-AIVF to Air Ferry 14 Feb.1963. Converted to Mk.3B freighter April 1963. To Invicta Airways 14 April 1966 and reverted to Mk.1B May 1967. Subsequently scrapped at Manston and cancelled 3 Feb.1969 as WFU.
Registration / Serial:G-AIVF
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):219
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHOW
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1
C/n (msn):124
Operator / Titles:Air Ferry
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:456318Submit Correction
View count: 97
Registered 27 June 1946, first flew 4 Oct.1946. Operated initially by BEA and thereafter several other UK operators (including some trooping flights as XD636). Cancelled 3 Nov.1954 on sale to Trek Airways as ZS-DKI. Restored as G-AHOW 31 July 1958 and converted to Mk.1 Aug. 1960. Registered to Air Ferry at Manston 10 Apr.1964 and fitted with a large freight door Feb.1965. To Invicta Airways 21 Nov.1966. At the date of this photo it still carried the Air Ferry logo on the fin although that airline's name had been painted out. It was later scrapped at Manston and was cancelled 3 Feb.1969 as WFU.
Registration / Serial:G-AHOW
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1
C/n (msn):124
Operator / Titles:Air Ferry
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHOW
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1
C/n (msn):124
Operator / Titles:Air Ferry
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:456318Submit Correction
View count: 97
Registered 27 June 1946, first flew 4 Oct.1946. Operated initially by BEA and thereafter several other UK operators (including some trooping flights as XD636). Cancelled 3 Nov.1954 on sale to Trek Airways as ZS-DKI. Restored as G-AHOW 31 July 1958 and converted to Mk.1 Aug. 1960. Registered to Air Ferry at Manston 10 Apr.1964 and fitted with a large freight door Feb.1965. To Invicta Airways 21 Nov.1966. At the date of this photo it still carried the Air Ferry logo on the fin although that airline's name had been painted out. It was later scrapped at Manston and was cancelled 3 Feb.1969 as WFU.
Registration / Serial:G-AHOW
Aircraft Version:Vickers 498 Viking 1
C/n (msn):124
Operator / Titles:Air Ferry
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AOCH
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 621 Viking C2
C/n (msn):150
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:456090Submit Correction
View count: 159
First flew 19 August 1947 as VL231 and transferred for service in Woomera, Australia, 31 March 1948. To RAAF as A82-1 but reverted to VL231. Registered G-AOCH 13 May 1955, to Germany as D-AMOR for LTU Feb.1957, later D-BABY March 1958. Restored to Air Ferry as G-AOCH 7 October 1963, to Invicta Airways 14 April 1966. Scrapped at Manston with C.of A. expired 7 July 1968. Cancelled 3 February 1969 as Withdrawn from Use.
Registration / Serial:G-AOCH
Aircraft Version:Vickers 621 Viking C2
C/n (msn):150
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AOCH
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 621 Viking C2
C/n (msn):150
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:456090Submit Correction
View count: 159
First flew 19 August 1947 as VL231 and transferred for service in Woomera, Australia, 31 March 1948. To RAAF as A82-1 but reverted to VL231. Registered G-AOCH 13 May 1955, to Germany as D-AMOR for LTU Feb.1957, later D-BABY March 1958. Restored to Air Ferry as G-AOCH 7 October 1963, to Invicta Airways 14 April 1966. Scrapped at Manston with C.of A. expired 7 July 1968. Cancelled 3 February 1969 as Withdrawn from Use.
Registration / Serial:G-AOCH
Aircraft Version:Vickers 621 Viking C2
C/n (msn):150
Operator / Titles:Invicta Airways
City / Airport:Manston - Kent International (EGMH / MSE)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 December 1966
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Photo ID:455522Submit Correction
View count: 26
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Photo ID:455522Submit Correction
View count: 26
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Registration / Serial:D-BONE
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:Lufthansa Cargo
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 May 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:454872Submit Correction
View count: 106
First flew 12 Sept.1947. Operated initially as G-AJBR by BEA and later BKS Air Transport. Sold to Deutsche Flugdienst 1957 as D-AHAF, reregistered D-BONE 11 March 1958. Registered to Condor Flugdienst 29 Nov.1961 and operated Lufthansa Cargo flights. Cancelled 10 April 1964 and sold to Autair, who stored it at Biggin Hill initially before moving it to Luton 22 June 1964, where it was scrapped December 1964.
Registration / Serial:D-BONE
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:Lufthansa Cargo
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 May 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:D-BONE
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:Lufthansa Cargo
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 May 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:454872Submit Correction
View count: 106
First flew 12 Sept.1947. Operated initially as G-AJBR by BEA and later BKS Air Transport. Sold to Deutsche Flugdienst 1957 as D-AHAF, reregistered D-BONE 11 March 1958. Registered to Condor Flugdienst 29 Nov.1961 and operated Lufthansa Cargo flights. Cancelled 10 April 1964 and sold to Autair, who stored it at Biggin Hill initially before moving it to Luton 22 June 1964, where it was scrapped December 1964.
Registration / Serial:D-BONE
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:Lufthansa Cargo
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 May 1964
Photo by:Mike CainContact
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
City / Airport:Coltishall (EGYC / CLF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Battle of Britain At Home Day Coltishall 1965
Photo Date:18 September 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:449631Submit Correction
View count: 111
First flew 9 January 1950 and delivered 8 February 1950. At the time of this event it was serving with the Metropolitan Communications Squadron at Northolt. Struck off charge 14 January 1969 and subsequently destroyed in an arson attack at Sunderland 24 January 1997.
Registration / Serial:VX577
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):429
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Coltishall (EGYC / CLF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 September 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
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
City / Airport:Coltishall (EGYC / CLF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Event:Battle of Britain At Home Day Coltishall 1965
Photo Date:18 September 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:449631Submit Correction
View count: 111
First flew 9 January 1950 and delivered 8 February 1950. At the time of this event it was serving with the Metropolitan Communications Squadron at Northolt. Struck off charge 14 January 1969 and subsequently destroyed in an arson attack at Sunderland 24 January 1997.
Registration / Serial:VX577
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):429
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Coltishall (EGYC / CLF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 September 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
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:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:449313Submit Correction
View count: 107
First flew 23 July 1947. Delivered to Airwork Ltd 26 July 1947. Registered to Iraq Petroleum Transport 31 Oct.1952, back to Airwork 1 Oct.1954. To Tradair Ltd 28 Feb.1958, taken over by Channel Airways 20 Dec.1962. Here depicted engineless and awaiting scrapping, alongside sister-ship Viking 2 G-APOO (which had been withdrawn from use 18 August 1964).
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
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:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:449313Submit Correction
View count: 107
First flew 23 July 1947. Delivered to Airwork Ltd 26 July 1947. Registered to Iraq Petroleum Transport 31 Oct.1952, back to Airwork 1 Oct.1954. To Tradair Ltd 28 Feb.1958, taken over by Channel Airways 20 Dec.1962. Here depicted engineless and awaiting scrapping, alongside sister-ship Viking 2 G-APOO (which had been withdrawn from use 18 August 1964).
Registration / Serial:G-AJFR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):236
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:449243Submit Correction
View count: 91
First flew 27 August 1947, delivered to Airwork Ltd 1 Sept.1947. Flew trooping flights as WZ311 1952-1955. Delivered to Tradair Ltd. at Southend 3 Feb.1958, taken over by Channel Airways 20 Dec.1962. Withdrawn from use at Southend May 1964 and scrapped there Feb./March 1965. Cancelled 28 Oct.1965 as 'Destroyed'.
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Photo ID:449243Submit Correction
View count: 91
First flew 27 August 1947, delivered to Airwork Ltd 1 Sept.1947. Flew trooping flights as WZ311 1952-1955. Delivered to Tradair Ltd. at Southend 3 Feb.1958, taken over by Channel Airways 20 Dec.1962. Withdrawn from use at Southend May 1964 and scrapped there Feb./March 1965. Cancelled 28 Oct.1965 as 'Destroyed'.
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:6 March 1965
Photo by:Mike CainContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Photo ID:448524Submit Correction
View count: 67
being prepared for the Air Classic Museum, still retaining its Autair cheatline without visible registration; was reregistered to D-BABY and painted into old LTU colours later
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Photo ID:448524Submit Correction
View count: 67
being prepared for the Air Classic Museum, still retaining its Autair cheatline without visible registration; was reregistered to D-BABY and painted into old LTU colours later
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:Autair International
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Photo ID:448523Submit Correction
View count: 60
in late summer 1979 this Viking arrived in parts from the Netherlands in a pitiful condition, but was soon rebuilt and cleaned up for static display in the local Air Classic Museum
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:Autair International
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:Autair International
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Photo ID:448523Submit Correction
View count: 60
in late summer 1979 this Viking arrived in parts from the Netherlands in a pitiful condition, but was soon rebuilt and cleaned up for static display in the local Air Classic Museum
Registration / Serial:G-AHPB
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:Autair International
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Registration / Serial:D-BABY
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:May 1987
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Photo ID:444895Submit Correction
View count: 49
former Autair Viking G-AHPB wearing old LTU c/s being preserved for a couple of months close to the LTU hangar with TriStar D-AERM in background representing two generations of civil air transport
Registration / Serial:D-BABY
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:May 1987
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Registration / Serial:D-BABY
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:May 1987
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Photo ID:444895Submit Correction
View count: 49
former Autair Viking G-AHPB wearing old LTU c/s being preserved for a couple of months close to the LTU hangar with TriStar D-AERM in background representing two generations of civil air transport
Registration / Serial:D-BABY
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):132
Operator / Titles:LTU - Lufttransport-Unternehmen
City / Airport:Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:May 1987
Photo by:Udo HaafkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Photo ID:441452Submit Correction
View count: 86
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Photo ID:441452Submit Correction
View count: 86
Registration / Serial:G-AJFS
Aircraft Version:Vickers 627 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):237
Operator / Titles:Tradair
City / Airport:Berlin - Tempelhof (EDDI / THF) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:14 May 1961
Photo by:Ralf ManteufelContact
Registration / Serial:VX574
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):426
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:14 April 1979
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Photo ID:435271Submit Correction
View count: 65
Operated by the Malta Communications and Target Towing Squadron (MCTTS) up to 1968. Struck off charge on 30 June 1969 at Safi; partially dismantled and fuselage transferred to Hal Far fire dump. Transferred to Luqa fire dump in July 1978 and burnt.
Registration / Serial:VX574
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):426
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:14 April 1979
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Registration / Serial:VX574
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):426
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:14 April 1979
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Photo ID:435271Submit Correction
View count: 65
Operated by the Malta Communications and Target Towing Squadron (MCTTS) up to 1968. Struck off charge on 30 June 1969 at Safi; partially dismantled and fuselage transferred to Hal Far fire dump. Transferred to Luqa fire dump in July 1978 and burnt.
Registration / Serial:VX574
Aircraft Version:Vickers 659 Valetta C2
C/n (msn):426
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Luqa - Malta International (LMML / MLA)Map
Country:Malta
Photo Date:14 April 1979
Photo by:John VisanichContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJJN
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 636 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):289
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:May 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:434095Submit Correction
View count: 89
G-AJJN undertook a long sales tour that reached Australia and New Zealand. With war surplus C-47s readily available to airlines in both countries the tour failed to win an order. Photo from: Whites Aviation Collection/Alexander Turnbull Library
Registration / Serial:G-AJJN
Aircraft Version:Vickers 636 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):289
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:May 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:G-AJJN
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 636 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):289
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:May 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:434095Submit Correction
View count: 89
G-AJJN undertook a long sales tour that reached Australia and New Zealand. With war surplus C-47s readily available to airlines in both countries the tour failed to win an order. Photo from: Whites Aviation Collection/Alexander Turnbull Library
Registration / Serial:G-AJJN
Aircraft Version:Vickers 636 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):289
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:May 1947
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 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):115
City / Airport:Vienna - Schwechat (LOWW / VIE)Map
Country:Austria
Photo Date:8 March 1998
Photo by:Erik FrikkeContact
Photo ID:429776Submit Correction
View count: 82
Parked on the top of the old terminal building. Now placed at Bad Vöslau.
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):115
City / Airport:Vienna - Schwechat (LOWW / VIE)Map
Country:Austria
Photo Date:8 March 1998
Photo by:Erik FrikkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):115
City / Airport:Vienna - Schwechat (LOWW / VIE)Map
Country:Austria
Photo Date:8 March 1998
Photo by:Erik FrikkeContact
Photo ID:429776Submit Correction
View count: 82
Parked on the top of the old terminal building. Now placed at Bad Vöslau.
Registration / Serial:G-AGRW
Aircraft Version:Vickers 639 Viking 1
C/n (msn):115
City / Airport:Vienna - Schwechat (LOWW / VIE)Map
Country:Austria
Photo Date:8 March 1998
Photo by:Erik FrikkeContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJBR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Aircraft Name:RMA Sir Bertram Ramsay
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1951 to 5 November 1954
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:425336Submit Correction
View count: 400
Named Virginia until 1951. To BKS Air Transport in 1954. Last registrations D-AHAF and D-BONE. Photo from: British European Airways
Registration / Serial:G-AJBR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1951 to 5 November 1954
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-AJBR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Aircraft Name:RMA Sir Bertram Ramsay
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1951 to 5 November 1954
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:425336Submit Correction
View count: 400
Named Virginia until 1951. To BKS Air Transport in 1954. Last registrations D-AHAF and D-BONE. Photo from: British European Airways
Registration / Serial:G-AJBR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):243
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1 January 1951 to 5 November 1954
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-AMNJ
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):296
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Aircraft Name:RMA Lord Fisher
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:27 November 1951 to 2 November 1955
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:425320Submit Correction
View count: 93
Originally delivered to South African Airways in 1947 as ZS-BNK. To BEA in 1951. Withdrawn in 1955 and sold to Germany. Last registration F-BIPT. Retired in 1964 and broken up. Photo from: British European Airways
Registration / Serial:G-AMNJ
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):296
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:27 November 1951 to 2 November 1955
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-AMNJ
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):296
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Aircraft Name:RMA Lord Fisher
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:27 November 1951 to 2 November 1955
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:425320Submit Correction
View count: 93
Originally delivered to South African Airways in 1947 as ZS-BNK. To BEA in 1951. Withdrawn in 1955 and sold to Germany. Last registration F-BIPT. Retired in 1964 and broken up. Photo from: British European Airways
Registration / Serial:G-AMNJ
Aircraft Version:Vickers 635 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):296
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:27 November 1951 to 2 November 1955
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:WJ493
Military Code:G
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 664 Valetta T3
C/n (msn):578
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAF Far East
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1957
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:420729Submit Correction
View count: 160
Withdrawn from use in 1959. Photo from: RNZAF/Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Registration / Serial:WJ493
Aircraft Version:Vickers 664 Valetta T3
C/n (msn):578
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1957
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:WJ493
Military Code:G
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 664 Valetta T3
C/n (msn):578
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:RAF Far East
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1957
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:420729Submit Correction
View count: 160
Withdrawn from use in 1959. Photo from: RNZAF/Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Registration / Serial:WJ493
Aircraft Version:Vickers 664 Valetta T3
C/n (msn):578
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1957
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive