Vickers Viscount

Airliner

Vickers 814 Viscount, ex Lufthansa, British Air Ferries c/s, D-ANAM, c/n 368 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Vickers Viscount is a four-engine medium-range turboprop airliner with a capacity of up to 74 passengers produced by the British manufacturer Vickers-Armstrongs.
The first and main production version Viscount Type 700 had initially a capacity of 32 passengers. The improved and stretched (+3ft 10in / 1,20m) variant Viscount Type 800 was able to carry 53 - 70 passengers.
Crew2
Passengers74 (Model 810)
Propulsion4 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelRolls-Royce Dart RDa.7/1 Mk.525
Engine Power (each)1484 kW1990 shp
Speed563 km/h304 kts
  350 mph
Service Ceiling7.620 m25.000 ft
Range2.776 km1.499 NM
1.725 mi.
Empty Weight18.854 kg41.566 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight32.884 kg72.497 lbs
Wing Span28,56 m93 ft 8 in
Wing Area89,5 m963 ft
Length26,11 m85 ft 8 in
Height8,15 m26 ft 9 in
First Flight16.07.1948
Production Statusout of production
Total Production444
ICAO CodeVISC
IATA CodeVCV
Data for (Version)Vickers Viscount 810

[Photo-ID: 1216] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
Vickers 701 Viscount, BEA - British European Airways, G-ALWF, c/n 5, Karsten Palt, 2008Vickers
701 Viscount
BEA - British European Airways
Reg.: G-ALWF
c/n: 5
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 13134] Karsten Palt 2016-07-10
Vickers 701 Viscount, BEA - British European Airways, G-ALWF, c/n 5, Karsten Palt, 2016Vickers
701 Viscount
BEA - British European Airways
Reg.: G-ALWF
c/n: 5
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 1678] Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
Vickers 708 Viscount, Air France, F-BGNU, c/n 38, Karsten Palt, 2009Vickers
708 Viscount
Air France
Reg.: F-BGNU
c/n: 38
 
ex Air Inter
Auto und Technik Museum [Sinsheim]
[Photo-ID: 6833] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
Vickers 708 Viscount, Air Inter, F-BGNR, c/n 35, Karsten Palt, 2013Vickers
708 Viscount
Air Inter
Reg.: F-BGNR
c/n: 35
 
Midland Air Museum [Coventry]
[Photo-ID: 11211] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Vickers 744 Viscount, , N22SN, c/n 40, Karsten Palt, 2015Vickers
744 Viscount
Reg.: N22SN
c/n: 40
 
ex CF-TGI
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 11212] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Vickers 744 Viscount, , N22SN, c/n 40, Karsten Palt, 2015Vickers
744 Viscount
Reg.: N22SN
c/n: 40
 
ex CF-TGI
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 7581] Karsten Palt 2013-08-16
Vickers 794D Viscount, Turkish Air Force, 58-430, c/n 430, Karsten Palt, 2013Vickers
794D Viscount
Turkish Air Force
Reg.: 58-430
c/n: 430
 
ex TC-SEL
Turkish Air Force Museum [Yesilkoy, Istanbul]
[Photo-ID: 7582] Karsten Palt 2013-08-16
Vickers 794D Viscount, Turkish Air Force, 58-430, c/n 430, Karsten Palt, 2013Vickers
794D Viscount
Turkish Air Force
Reg.: 58-430
c/n: 430
 
ex TC-SEL
Turkish Air Force Museum [Yesilkoy, Istanbul]
[Photo-ID: 1459] Karsten Palt 2008-09-27
Vickers 814 Viscount, Lufthansa, D-ANAM, c/n 368, Karsten Palt, 2008Vickers
814 Viscount
Lufthansa
Reg.: D-ANAM
c/n: 368
 
British Air Ferries
Flugausstellung L.+P. Junior [Hermeskeil]
[Photo-ID: 1460] Karsten Palt 2008-09-27
Vickers 814 Viscount, Lufthansa, D-ANAM, c/n 368, Karsten Palt, 2008Vickers
814 Viscount
Lufthansa
Reg.: D-ANAM
c/n: 368
 
British Air Ferries
Flugausstellung L.+P. Junior [Hermeskeil]