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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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RAF flies the final mission for the VC10 fleet

The Royal Air Force gave the VC10 a fitting send off today as the aircraft completed the final mission after more than 50 years of military service. The long-serving VC10 is being replaced by Britain's largest ever military aircraft, the Voyager.

The final operational flights left this morning from RAF Brize Norton Credit: ITV News/Simon Harris
VC10 arrives at Dunsfold airfield in Surrey Credit: ITV News/Simon Harris
Flight Lieutenant Adam Mercieca, who has been a VC10 pilot throughout his RAF career, captained one of today's flights Credit: ITV News/Simon Harris

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