Click here for a Site Map

Click here for a list of abbreviations

And for the technical minded:

Click here to view the background picture(s)

Home
Main Menu
News
History Section
Technical Section
Data Section
Photo Archives
Miscellaneous Pages
VC10 Memories
Fly a VC10
VC10 Forum
Links
Search this site

Send E-mail
Note: Remove the last section from the e-mail address before sending!

View My Guestbook
Sign My Guestbook

A Little VC10derness Guestbook

Click here to sign the guestbook

Currently Viewing 417 - 424 of 1032
previous next
 

417 - Tuesday, June 17, 2008 11:32 am

Name:

linda french

Location:

somerset, uk

Referred by:

Just Surfed In

Comments:

Flew BOAC and BA from 1974 to 1988 on VC10s/707s and then Tristars. Still miss the good old VC10 days! Great website.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

418 - Friday, June 13, 2008 5:39 pm

Name:

Vic Rowse

Location:

Amesbury (Wilts)

Referred by:

Other

Comments:

What a lovely site. I worked on 10's at BZN for about a year before I left the RAF. I joined BOAC and was put on -- the American fleet!! The guy who joined at the same time ( ex FAA, Sea Vixen trained ) was put on VC-10's,ah well.I still think it is the Best Airliner built.During my time on B707/747 and most of the Boeing range I worked with someone who was on the VC10 developments at Weybridge. Please keep the site alive, Thank You.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

419 - Saturday, June 7, 2008 10:29 pm

Name:

thomas stuart wilkinson

Location:

Referred by:

Just Surfed In

Comments:

Did around 18months on the 707/vc10 fleet, in 197273,great days, anybody out there still got one of the ,Id rather be flying BOAC,stickers,love to stick one on the car again.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

420 - Friday, June 6, 2008 8:48 pm

Name:

Ian Harwood

Location:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Referred by:

Just Surfed In

Comments:

While sitting at work today looking out over the Calgary International Airport, I saw an RAF VC10 taking off. It reminded me of when I was 14 and used to take the train from Wimbledon to Woking and always had my binoculars ready as we would pass the Weybridge airfield. I never had the opportunity of flying in a VC10 but I always loved the design and remember watching its maiden flight on TV. Thanks for a great and interesting site.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

421 - Tuesday, June 3, 2008 2:42 pm

Name:

Ric Rothney

Location:

michigan USA

Referred by:

Just Surfed In

Comments:

I first flew a BOAC VC10 from London to Lagos in 1966. As a 10 y/o, I received a logbook and a set of wings. Another VC10 trip was on East African Airways from Nairobi to Addis Ababa. The pilot had to dip below the clouds to find the airport.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

422 - Friday, May 23, 2008 3:17 pm

Name:

Caroline Guest

Location:

Hook, Hampshire

Referred by:

Search Engine

Comments:

Used to fly regularly on the VC10 to and from Brunei in the mid-70's. Normally and 18 hour flight with two refuelling stops in Middle East & Colombo. Great memories - was on the last VC10 flight to Brunei before the switched to 747's. Great aircraft, many happy memories.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

423 - Sunday, May 18, 2008 1:03 pm

Name:

Tarka

Location:

England

Referred by:

Other

Comments:

I served in the RAF and flew on 2 VC10's, XV107 from Brize Norton to Ascension Island via Dakar, Senegal. Also XR806 from Guetersloh in Germany to Brize Norton. Great aircraft to fly in.

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 

424 - Monday, May 12, 2008 11:47 am

Name:

Paul Mills

Location:

Johannesburg South Africa

Referred by:

Other

Comments:

Hi Jelle
Congratulations on what must be the best VC10 site in the world!
Just for Information, Jet-X have released a large number of 1/400 scale RAF VC10's in basic "white top", RAE, tanker and commemorative versions, two early Ghana AW versions , Gemini has issued a 1/400 K4 version, and Inflight500 has released the British Airways "red tail" 1/500 version.
Full details can be obtained on the website "wings900.com"
Regards from Johannesburg
Paul

Admin: reply | delete | edit

 
Currently Viewing 417 - 424 of 1032

Click here to sign the guestbook

previous next

Purple Yin Guestbook Version 1.1.2

Back to top