The Vickers VC10 is a British airliner designed and built by Vickers-Armstrongs (Aircraft) Ltd (now absorbed into BAE Systems)and first flown in 1962. The airliner was designed to operate on long distance routes with a high subsonic speed and also be capable of hot and high operations from African airports. Today, a handful of these aircraft remain in service as aerial refuelling and transport aircraft with the RAF.
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Years Manufactured: 1962 - 1970
Platform Type: Fixed Wing, Passenger
Initial Maker: Vickers-Armstrongs (Aircraft) Ltd
Final Maker: Vickers-Armstrongs (Aircraft) Ltd