Re: Fate of civil VC10s

From:         Colin Povey <cpovey@delphi.com>
Organization: Delphi (info@delphi.com email, 800-695-4005 voice)
Date:         29 Jan 95 19:14:46 
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<julian@gatwick.Geco-Prakla.slb.com> writes:
 
>The last civil VC10s flew in the early '80s. Were they all bought by the 
>RAF to become tankers or military transports or did some end up elsewhere? 
>
>I think BA and Air Malawi were the last to fly them with civilian pax. 
>
>Anyone know their fate?
 
The RAF did buy up many of them to convert to tankers.
I believe the Queens Flight still uses VC10's as well.
I did a transatlantic on one, and liked the plane a lot.  Very quiet.
 
Colin Povey
cpovey@delphi.com