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Vickers Airplanes and Aircrafts

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List of all Vickers airplanes and aircraft types, with images, specs, and other information. These active and retired Vickers planes are listed in alphabetical order, but if you're looking for a particular aircraft you can look for it using the "search" bar. The Vickers aircrafts on this list include all planes, jets, helicopters, and other flying vehicles ever made by Vickers. Unless you're an aviation expert you probably can't think of every aircraft made by Vickers, so use this list to find a few popular Vickers planes and helicopters that have been used a lot in the course of history.

Aircraft here include everything from Vickers Wellington to Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2.

This list answers the question, "What aircrafts are made by Vickers?
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    Vickers Type 163

    The Vickers Type 163 was a prototype British biplane bomber design of the 1930s built by Vickers-Armstrong. It was based on the Vickers Vanox scaled up to take four engines in paired mountings. It was submitted both as a bomber and as a troop carrier to Air Ministry specifications B.19/27 and C.16/28 respectively first flying on 12 January 1931. Only one was produced.... more on Wikipedia
    • Type: Bomber
    • Manufacturer: Vickers
    • Length (m): 20.35
    • Wingspan (m): 27.44
    • Maiden Flight: Jan 12 1931
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    Vickers Type 264 Valentia

    The Valentia was a British biplane cargo aircraft built by Vickers for the Royal Air Force. The majority built were conversions of the earlier Vickers Victoria.... more on Wikipedia
    • Manufacturer: Vickers
    • Length (m): 18.14
    • Wingspan (m): 26.63
  • Vickers Valiant
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    The Vickers-Armstrongs Valiant was a British four-jet bomber, once part of the Royal Air Force's V bomber nuclear force in the 1950s and 1960s. The Valiant was the first of the V bombers to become operational, and was followed by the Handley Page Victor and the Avro Vulcan; however it was noticeably less advanced than its counterparts. Several Valiants were soon converted to perform various support roles, such as aerial refuelling tankers and reconnaissance aircraft. The Valiant was intended for operations as a high-level strategic bomber. By late 1964 it was found that all variants of the Valiant showed premature fatiguing and inter-crystalline corrosion in wing spar attachment castings... more on Wikipedia
    • Type: Strategic bomber
    • Manufacturer: Vickers-Armstrongs, Vickers
    • Introduced: Jan 01 1955
    • Length (m): 32.99
    • Wingspan (m): 34.85
    • Maiden Flight: May 18 1951
  • The Vickers F.B.26 Vampire was a British single-seat pusher biplane fighter built by Vickers during the First World War. Four were built by Vickers at Bexleyheath, one of these was subsequently modified to become the F.B.26A.... more on Wikipedia
    • Type: Fighter aircraft
    • Manufacturer: Vickers
    • Length (m): 7.14
    • Wingspan (m): 9.6