Vickers Viscount 800

ICAO aircraft code VISC
Manufacturer Vickers-Armstrongs
Country United Kingdom
New price USD 0.497 million (1964)

The Vickers Viscount is the world’s first airliner to operate a passenger service.

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Vickers Viscount 800 Specifications

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General

ICAO aircraft code
VISC
Manufacturer
Vickers-Armstrongs
Manufactured
1948 - 1963
Country
United Kingdom
New purchase price
USD 0.497 million (1964)

Aircraft performance

Engine:
4x Rolls-Royce Dart
Turboprop
Power:
1,740 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
282 Kts
522 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
119 Kts
Travel range:
1,164 Nm
2,156 Kilometers
Service Ceiling:
27,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
1220 feet / minute
6.20meter / second
Take Off Distance:
1860 meter - 6,102.29 feet
Landing Distance:
135 meter - 442.91 feet

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
30,454 Kg
67,139 lbs
Max Landing Weight:
28,148 Kg
62,055 lbs
Max Payload:
6,818 Kg
15,031 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
1,950 gallon
7,382 liter
Baggage Volume:
16 m3 / 565 ft3

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About the Vickers Viscount 800

The Vickers Viscount is the world’s first airliner to operate a passenger service. The Type 800 is a notable innovation of the airliner outfitted with Rolls-Royce Dart engines and designed with large rectangular access doors in place of oval doors that gives the option of transporting freight.

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