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G-AIKN   Vickers V621
Viking 1b 

Purchased from the RAF
29th June 1956

This aircraft served with King's Flight

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During November/ December 1956 the Viking fleet was operated at no profit to bring 500 Hungarian refugees from Linz and Vienna in Austria and taking food,blankets, clothing and medical supplies out to Austria. The Crews received no flying pay.

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Photo supplied by
The A.J.Jackson Collection