Vildebeest
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The Vickers Vildebeest and the similar Vickers Vincent were two very large two- to three-seat single-engined British biplanes designed and built by Vickers and used as a light bomber, torpedo bomber and in the army cooperation roles. While first flown in 1928, it remained in service at the start of the Second World War, with the last Vildebeests flying against Japanese forces over Singapore and Java in 1942.

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Vickers Vildebeest - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Vickers Vildebeest and the similar Vickers Vincent were two very large two- to three-seat single-engined British biplanes designed and built by Vickers and ...
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Vickers Vildebeest - torpedo-bomber
The all-metal Vildebeest was adopted by the RAF as a standard torpedo-carrying and bombing biplane and went into service in Mk.I form in 1933. Powered by a ...
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Vildebeest | Air Force Museum | Christchurch New Zealand
The Vickers Vildebeest is one the current historic aircraft restoration projects at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand.
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VICKERS VILDEBEEST | Tangmere Museum
The Vickers Vildebeest was a single-engine two/three seat biplane designed to meet Air Ministry Specification 24/25 for a torpedo bomber to replace the Hawker  ...
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Vickers Vildebeest Mk.III Review by Mark Davies, Azur serie FrRom ...
Jul 19, 2011 ... S u m m a r y : Catalogue Number: Azur serie FrRom Kit No. FR017 - Vickers Vildebeest Mk.III. Scale: 1/72. Contents & Media. 61 x styrene ...
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Azur/Fromm 1/72 Vickers Vildebeest Mk.III, by Mark Hiott
The Vickers Vildebeest was a land based torpedo bomber first flown in 1928 and remaining in service until 1942, flying against the Japanese at Singapore .
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FRROM - FR018 Vickers/Casa Type 245 "Spanish Vildebeest"
FR018 Vickers/Casa Type 245 "Spanish Vildebeest". History: The maiden flight of the Vickers Vildebeest torpedo-bomber occurred in April 1928. Spain ordered ...
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FRROM - FR017 Vickers Vildebeest MK III - sold out
The prototype Vickers Vildebeest (Vickers Type 132) was first flown in April 1928 and was powered by a Bristol Jupiter VIII radial engine. The type won the ...
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The Pacific War Online Encyclopedia: Vildebeest, British Torpedo ...
Vildebeest, British Torpedo Bomber. Photograph of Vildebeest torpedo bomber. Royal Air Force. Via Wikipedia Commons · Vickers Vildebeest IV. Specifications:  ...
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1/72 FRROM/Special Hobby Vickers Vildebeest/Vincent - MPM ...
... the two engines are a bit of a conundrum. The smaller one is the very same as supplied with the Vildebeest Mk.III kit and it looks quite like...
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16 Vildebeest Road - Estimated Value Over Time. Most recently, the average .... Tax Bands That Neighbours of Vildebeest Road Fall Into .... Universities. Primary  ...
1936 | 2485 | Flight Archive - Flightglobal
This form of Yildebeest will be known as Vildebeest IV. OFFICERS FROM THE UNIVERSITIES The undermentioned university candidates have been selected ...
13 Dec 1932 - AVIATION NOTES. A Torpedo Bomber. - Trove
'Vilde- beest,' though weighing, with full load, more than 8,000 pounds, attains a ... Oxford University Air Squadron moved its headquarters recently from Upper ...
Richard Frederick Cyprian Markham - Lancing College War Memorial
On leaving university he became a preparatory school master at Hassocks in Sussex. ... based in Singapore operating the obsolete Vickers Vildebeest III aircraft.
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Vickers Virginia VICKERS Vildebeest The Vildebeest I first entered service ... Professor Charles Holt, University of Virginia DEBE 2005 Keynote Speakers.
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M/S as new torpedo bomber "Vildebeest" takes off on trial flight, M/S New Zealand's High ... A party of Canadian teachers visit University College London.
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International Warbirds: An Illustrated Guide to World ...
John C. Fredriksen, 2001
hulking Vildebeest was a capable machine that flew for nearly a decade. Totally obsolete by World War II, it suffered heavy losses during the defense of Singapore. In 1925 a British Air Ministry specification sought to replace the Hawker ...
Vickers Vildebeest
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
The Vickers Vildebeest and the similar Vickers Vincent were two very large two- to three-seat single-engined British biplanes designed and built by Vickers and used as a light bomber, torpedo bomber and in the army cooperation roles.
The Royal Air Force - Volume 2: An Encyclopedia of the ...
Ian Philpott
Only a handful of Victorias flew in the United Kingdom. One notable example was the use by the Central Flying School for training pilots in blind-flying techniques. AIRCRAFT SPECIFICATION: (48) VICKERS Vildebeest Span: 49 ft Length: ...
Rising Sun, Falling Skies: The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign ...
Jeffrey Cox, 2014
With heavy Japanese aerial opposition expected, coordination of the air groups was essential to their survival, in particular that of the Vildebeests. The Vildebeest was a biplane torpedo bomber like the Swordfish, but it struggled to top 100mph  ...
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Property values in Vildebeest Road St. Eval Wadebridge PL27 - Zoopla
Zoopla > Smarter Property Search > Look at Vildebeest Road St. Eval Wadebridge PL27 home values.
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1942MALAYA: RAF Vickers Vildebeest
The Vickers Vildebeest formed the last air defence of Johore after the Brewster Buffalos and the Hawkers were decimated by the Japanese. This obsolete bomber were by no means a match for the mighty Oscars.
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Vildebeest | Dave Homewood's Blog
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Vickers Vildebeest – Magnificent ‘Beest from Azur | Paul Ooi Modelworks
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Vickers Vildebeest and Vincent
Hi These things are breeding like rabbits - first the two versions of the Vildebeest and now there's a Vincent complete with message hook and I haven't even started on the two Spanish versions baldy ps they're all still in undercoat - Uncle Tgt doesn't even know about this one yet
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Vickers Vildebeest Mk.IV Spanish Air Force (Plastic model) Azur 1/72
Our shop retails Vickers Vildebeest Mk.IV Spanish Air Force (Plastic model) Azur 1/72 FR018 on the Web.
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Vickers Vildebeest Mk.IV w/Perseus Engine (Plastic model) Special Hobby 1/72
Our shop retails Vickers Vildebeest Mk.IV w/Perseus Engine (Plastic model) Special Hobby 1/72 SH72243 on the Web.
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1/72 Vickers/CASA Type 245 Spanish Vildebeest with Floats by Special Hobby | HobbyLink Japan
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Military History Blog on the Web: Vickers Vildebeest, Vespa, Venture and Valiant biplane
The Vickers Type 131 Valiant was a general purpose biplane produced by Vickers as a private venture, and was designed to satisfy Air Ministry specification 26/27The Vickers Venture was an improved version of the Vixen II, designed to act as reconnaissance aircraft in an army-cooperation role.The Vickers Vespa was designed as an army co-operation and reconnaissance aircraft, to replace the First World War-era Bristol Fighter. None were ordered by the RAF, but the Vespa was sold in small numbers to Bolivia and the Irish Free State, while the original prototype, in a greatly modified form, broke the World Height Record in September 1942The Vickers Vildebeest was a land based biplane torpedo bomber, designed in the late 1920s to defend the British coast, but which was still the only torpedo bomber available to Coastal Command at the start of the Second World War..
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