Aircraft | Vickers Varsity

 

Vickers Varsity T.1 (WL679) at RAF Museum, Cosford - Click for Full Image

Recently painted Vickers Varsity T.1 (WL679) at RAF Museum, Cosford looks superb. This was the last Varsity to serve with the RAF and after 38 years service arrived at Cosford in July 1992.

(Picture September 2002)


 
Vickers Varsity T.1 (WF369) at the Newark Air Museum - Click for Full Image

Vickers Varsity T.1 (WF369) at the Newark Air Museum. This particular aircraft first flew in November 1951 and entered service with 201 Advanced Flying School. It later served with No.1 Air Navigation School before being finally flown to Newark in April 1976.

 

(Picture August 2002)


 
Vickers Varsity T.1 (WL626) at East Midlands Aeropark - Click for Full Image

Vickers Varsity T.1 (WL626) at East Midlands Aeropark.

 

(Picture August 2003)


 
Vickers Varsity T.1 (WJ945) at Duxford - Click for Full Image

Vickers Varsity T.1 (WJ945) at Duxford. This aircraft served with 527, 116 and 115 Squadrons of the RAF before finishing it's operational career at the Central Flying School.

 

(Picture December 2002)


Nose of Vickers Varsity T.1 (WJ903) at the South Yorkshire Air Museum (AeroVenture)

The nose of Vickers Varsity T.1 (WJ903) can be found at the South Yorkshire Air Museum (AeroVenture). This aircraft served with Nos. 1.,2 and 3 Air Navigation School and also with No.6 Flying Training School. It was acquired from the Dumfries and Galloway Museum in 1997.

 

(Picture July 2003)

   
 

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