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DEVON C2 Cockpit

Image: MARK J. CAIRNS

Devon C2 Cockpit Instrument Panel during its restoration in November 2020. Image: Mark J. Cairns

Image: MARK J. CAIRNS

Manufacturer: de Havilland
Model: DH.104 Devon C2
Registration: VP957 c/n 4208
UAS Location: Hangar 2
UNDER RESTORATION
Length & Height: 39ft 4" x  13ft 4"
Wingspan: 57ft
Engines: 2 x Gipsy Queen
70-4 330hp
Max. Speed: 200mph @ 21,700ft
Cruise Speed: 165mph
Range: 1,175 miles
Ceiling: 21,700ft
Production: 1946 ~ 1967.
544 built
Served with: RAF Germany and 207 Sqn as a transport aircraft
HistoryLast flight to RAF Bishopcourt 04/07/1984 . Renumbered 8822M retired to fire dump. 1990 recovered by 817 ATC Sqn and partial restored was in the Belfast Lord Mayor's parade 1991 50th anniversary of the ATC. Over the next 16 years toured NI to assist with recruitment. Given to UAS in 2017.