Avro 685 York | LV633

Avro 685 York | LV633

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Source
'British warplanes of World War II' by Daniel J. March, Aerospace Publishing Ltd, 1998

added 04 Jun 09:59

The third prototype York LV633 'Ascalon' (the first of the type with triple fins) was used by Winston Churchill in May 1943 for flights to Algeria. Later king Georg VI use it for flights to North Africa. It had square windows instead of the usual round ones and was equipped with conference hall. Allocated the civil registration G-AGFT, it was never applied.


Aircraft model

685 York

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_kingdom.svg United Kingdom | Military

Registration number

LV633

Nickname

Ascalon

Aircraft

Avro 685 York | LV633

Avro 685 York | LV633