Re: Fate of civil VC10s

From:         Colin Povey <>
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Date:         29 Jan 95 19:14:46 
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>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