Vickers Viscount V.756D serial VH-TVH in the attractive markings of Trans-Australia Airlines. Limited edition of only 1,500 from Mar 2003. Has to be seen to be appreciated in superb polished metal finish. Highly sought after and extremely hard to find.
Length 7.25 inches, Wingspan 7.75 inches.
The Vickers Viscount was a British medium-range turboprop airliner first flown in 1948 by Vickers-Armstrongs, making it the first such aircraft to enter service in the world. It would go on to be one of the most successful of the first generation postwar transports, with 445 being built.