Viscount photos by owner or operator
TCA - Trans-Canada Air Lines
Photos for most owner or operators are available
Over 570 owners and operators have been involved with the Viscount. Some like Capital Airlines (USA) and BEA -
British European Airways Corporation operated many while others like Air Anglia operated only one.
Viscounts operated by large airlines who had their aircraft for many years will have painted them in several
different versions of their livery.
Owner or operator
Displayed will be all the photos that we have on file illustrating the operational history of the Viscount with each owner
Featured owner or operator
G-AZLT - Cyprus Airways - February 1975 to August 1975
Leased from British Midland Airways (BMA). A very hazy view taken on approach to Larnica Airport, Cyprus in late August 1975 shortly before it returned off of lease.
Photo source - George Stringer
South African Airways (SAA)
This aircraft c/n 349, a V.813, was built for South African Airways (SAA) as ZS-CDW and first flew on Wednesday, 26 November 1958 at Hurn, Bournemouth, Hampshire, England.
During its life it was also owned and/or operated by BMA - British Midland Airways, Cyprus Airways, British Aerospace, Sean T Hully (Sales) Ltd, Baltic Airlines and BAF - British Air Ferries
Its final owner/operator was British World Airlines (BWA) as G-OHOT.
Crashed at Drointon Wood near Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, England en-route from Turnhouse Airport, Edinburgh, Scotland to Baginton Airport, Coventry, Warwickshire, England on cargo flight number BWL4272 25 February 1994. Registration cancelled as aircraft written off July 1994.
History and photos of Viscount c/n 349 G-AZLT
Cyprus Airways Viscount fleet list and photos
Cyprus issued Viscount registrations
Photos contributed by George Stringer