Vickers Viscount 701, G-ALWF / 5, Duxford Aviation Society
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Construction Number: 5
Model Vickers Viscount 701
Operator: Duxford Aviation Society
Airport: Duxford (QFO / EGSU), UK - England
Airshow: Badminton - Air Day - 1990
Photographer: Malcolm Clarke
Date Taken: 07/1986
Delivered to British European Airways in 1953 and named 'Sir John Franklin', she subsequently flew with British Eagle, Channel Airways and Cambrian. Retired in December 1971, preserved Liverpool in 1972, then to the Duxford Aviation Society in 1975. Seen here during restoration at the Imperial War Museum.