21 October 2017
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Viscount history


Discover the history of the Viscount with film, video, contemporary reports from the pages of Flight Magazine, our newsletters, and aircraft operational records and photos from our database.


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Our 'Live Magazine' is used by members and non-members to share their Viscount photos and stories with fellow enthusiasts located throughout the world in real time.

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Our website contains over 20,000 pages of photos and information that can all be accessed from the menu at the top of every page. Here are a few to get you started.



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Established 2005
Vickers Viscount Network
A Virtual Museum dedicated to the Vickers-Armstrongs VC2 Viscount

Viscount films by Andy Lambert

Homemade films about historic Viscount events

Over the years Andy Lambert has made eight Viscount films taken at key moments in the Viscounts history.


Viscount Stephen Piercey comes home to Brooklands - the inside story

Back in 1990 the Brooklands Museum asked me to recover V.806 Viscount c/n 412 G-APIM named Stephen Piercey. When I agreed I had no idea how much this one job would come to mean to me, or prepare me for the wonderful people who I would soon meet and call my friends, as a result of the project.

Those people ranged from Stephens fantastic parents Ray and Patsy, through his incredible and diverse friends like Tom Singfield and Roger Hargreaves, and their wives and partners.

It includes people who worked on the project like Mick Bates, Viscount pilots like Jock Bryce and Colin Towle. Project leaders like Ron Brant and John Woodhouse. BAF - British Air Ferries personal like George Burton and Mike Sessions. Lastly my own team Alan, Brian, Ray and Tony and the girls Pat and Christine Lambert.

There are many other who were also touched by this project and we all did our part.

What did we achieve? We saved and restored perhaps the best (and certainly the most connected with Brooklands) Viscount. We did it against the odds and with very little money. Most of all we did it with love and perhaps we did it for someone special, many of us never got to meet, but who meant so much to our new friends.

Andy Lambert

Photo of BEA - British European Airways Viscount G-AOJC

The Vickers Viscount Network is always interested to hear from anyone who has information or photographs to help complete the story of the Viscount. If you can help please contact us at
Information@VickersViscount.net.


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