Aircraft Photo of G-APEO | Vickers 953 Vanguard | BEA - British European Airways | AirHistory.net #319362
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-APEO
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Vanguard
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Vanguard/Merchantman
Aircraft Version:Vickers 953 Vanguard
C/n (msn):718
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Location
City / Airport:SouthendMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGMC   IATA: SEN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:18 January 1969
Photo by:Terry Dann
Photo ID: 319362
Photo Comment

G-APEO was converted by Aviation Traders at Southend, along with G-APEM, to the first Vanguards of V.953C "Merchantman" standard. 'EM by October 1969 and 'EO by February 1970. Further conversions of the BEA fleet took place at Heathrow using kits supplied by ATEL. Withdrawn from use at Prestwick in May 1975.

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