Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Canadian Warplanes 2: Avro 552A Viper, 616 Avian, 621 Tutor, 626 Prefect

Avro 552A Viper, 616 Avian, 621 Tutor,

626 Prefect

Data current to 14 April 2021.

(RCAF Photo via the Shearwater Aviation Museum)

Avro 552A Viper SS Patrol, RCAF. 

Avro 552A Viper SS Patrol AVL (5) Reg. Nos. G-CYFT – G-CYFX, Avro 552A Viper TS Patrol AVS (9) Reg. Nos. G-CYGB to G-CYGJ, for a total of 14 aircraft.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3388048)

Avro 552A Viper SS Patrol, RCAF (Serial No. G-CYGI), Cormorant Lake, Manitoba, 1925.  

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3388049)

Avro 552A Viper SS Patrol, RCAF (Serial No. G-CYGI), 1925.  None are preserved in Canada. 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3388051)

Avro 552A Viper, RCAF (Serial No. G-CYGC), Cormorant Lake, Manitoba, ca 1926. 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3388050)

Avro 552A Viper, RCAF (Serial No. G-CYGC), Cormorant Lake, Manitoba, ca 1926. 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3643592)

Avro 552A Viper, RCAF (Serial No. G-CYGC), Victoria Beach, Manitoba, ca 1925. 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3545886)

Avro Avian Mk. IVM, CF-CEW, Ottawa Flying Club, 1938.

Avro 616 Avian Mk. IVM Minor (11), (Serial Nos. 92-101), A129, ex CF-CFH, Avian Mk. IVM Major (18), (Serial Nos. 125-138, 141-144), for a total of 29 aircraft.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3545898)

Avro Avian Mk. IVM, CF-CEW, Ottawa Flying Club, 1938.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3232298)

Avro Avian Mk IV aircraft with Genet Major engine.

 

 (Author Photos)

Avro 616 Avian Mk. IVM, RCAF (Serial No. 137), R3, C/N 316, CF-CDV, ex-Calgary Flying Club.  Reynolds Air Museum, Wetaskiwin, Alberta.

Avro 616 Avian Major.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3580451)

Avro 621 Tutor, Reg. No. CF-ANG?, new trainer.

Avro 621 Tutor (7), (Serial Nos. 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 224).

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3580691)

Avro 621 Tutor, (Serial No. 188).

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3580690)

Avro 621 Tutor, (Serial No. 188).

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3580919)

Avro 621 Tutor, (Serial No. 188).

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3580920)

Avro 621 Tutor, (Serial No. 188).

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3198994)

Avro 621 Tutor, RCAF (Serial No. 187), No. 111 (CAC) Squadron, RCAF Station Rockcliffe, Ontario, 9 June 1939. 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3642468)

Avro 621 Tutor, (Serial No. 188), flown by No. 110 (AC) Squadron, Ottawa, Ontario, 19 Sep 1939.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581401)

Avro 621 Tutor, RCAF No. 7 Squadron, P/O Stuart and P/O Reeves, 31 July 1939. 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581425)

Avro 621 Tutor, RCAF Station Rockcliffe, Ontario, 19 Sep 1939.

 (SDA&SM Archives Photo)

Avro 621 Tutor, RCAF (Serial No. 185) 

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3241746)

Avro 626 Prefect, RCAF (Serial No. 226), ca 1940. 

Avro 626 Prefect (12), (Serial Nos. 225-227, 266-274).

 (RCAF Photo)

Avro 626 Prefect, RCAF (Serial No. 268).