Below is a list of the Major Vickers aircraft that may have been fitted with some form of Radio Communications Equipment as Standard

Make Manufactured Produced Notes
Virginia 1922-1932 126 Possibly fitted with some form of Radio Communications Equipment
Victoria 1922 -1933 97 Possibly fitted with some form of Radio Communications Equipment
Valentia 1934-1936 28 Possibly fitted with some form of Radio Communications Equipment
Wellesley 1935-1938 177 T1083/R1082
Wellington 1936-1945 11460* T1083R1082 and T1154/R1155    *2514 produced at Weybridge
Warwick 1939-1945 845 T1083R1082? and T1154/R1155 
Viking (VC1) 1945 193  
Valetta 1947-1952 252 In 1950 Jock Bryce flew from Wisley in a specially equipped (by EMI) Valetta which became the first aircraft to transmit live TV pictures in the world. These were shown in a BBC program  
Varsity 1949 1953? 163 T1154/R1155 
Viscount (VC2) 1948-1963 445  
Valiant 1951-1957 107  
Vanguard 1959-1963? 44  
VC10 1962-1966 54  
BAC 1-11 1963-1982 244 Carried on being made in Romania until 1989
BAC Concorde 1969-1978? 20  
Notes: 'Date Manufactured Range' is the date of first flight and the date the last production unit was delivered

 

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