RAF final mission for VC10

The Royal Air Force gave the VC10 a send off today as the aircraft completed its final voyage after more than 50 years of military service.

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Final flight for iconic aircraft

The skies above Surrey said a final farewell to an iconic part of aviation history today. The world famous VC10 is a British-built aircraft that was the preferred choice for Margaret Thatcher and the Royal Family - and today it took off for the final time from Brize Norton. Simon Harris reports.

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