Victor cutaway - get under the skin of this V-Bomber

A cutaway drawing  of the Victor K2 tanker

Handley Page Victor K2 key

1 Nose probe

2 Control feed system pressure intake

3 Nose compartment windows

4 Nose construction

5 In-flight refuelling probe

6 Windscreen

7 Refuelling searchlights

8 Jettisonable roof hatch

9 Co-pilot’s Martin-Baker ejection seat

10 Pilot’s roof hatch windows

11 Pilot’s Martin-Baker ejection seat

12 Control column

13 Instrument panel

14 Rudder pedals

15 Air intake to air conditioning system

16 Radome

17 Throttles

18 Pilot’s side console

19 Cockpit floor

20 External door handle

21 Radar scanner

22 Radar mounting and equipment

23 Rearward facing crew members’ seats

24 Cockpit door

25 Entry steps

26 Front fuselage construction

27 Rear view periscope

28 Rearward facing crew members work table

29 Cabin side window

30 Air conditioning system

31 Nose freight compartment

32 Instrument panels

33 Radio and electronics racks

34 Pressure bulkhead

35 Air conditioning intake

36 Starboard emergency life raft hatch

37 Port life raft hatch

38 Forward fuselage connecting construction

39 Wing spar bulkhead

40 Wing centre-section fuel tank

41 Overwing fuel tank

42 Starboard engine intake

43 Intake ducts

44 De-icing air system

45 Underwing fuel tank

46 Starboard wing fuel tanks

47 Fuel flow proportioner

48 De-icing connector to outer wing

49 Vortex generators

50 Starboard flight refuelling pod

51 Power turbine propeller

A cutaway drawing of the Victor K2.
A cutaway drawing of the Victor K2. Mike Badrocke

52 Pylon mounting

53 Pitot head

54 Starboard wingtip

55 Starboard aileron

56 Trim tab

57 Refuelling hose

58 Trailing edge fairing

59 Starboard flap

60 Flap track fairing

61 Flap mechanism

62 Starboard main undercarriage bay

63 Starboard engine bays

64 Exhaust pipe fairing

65 Bomb bay roof forward fuel tank

66 Forward refuelling bomb bay tank

67 Tank mountings

68 Fuel flow proportioner

69 Fuselage double frames

70 Fuselage stringer construction

71 Bomb bay roof aft fuel tanks

72 Aft refuelling bomb bay tank

73 Bomb bay roof structure

74 Flight refuelling hose reel unit

75 Hose reel jack

76 Reel drive motor

77 Air system piping

78 Bomb bay aft bulkhead

79 Retractable ram air turbine intakes

80 Rear fuselage fuel tank

81 Air system intake

82 Heat exchanger

83 Fin root fairing

84 Ram air turbine

85 Air exhaust louvers

86 Turbine intake jack

87 Tailplane de-icing air system

88 Fin root fixing

89 Fin leading edge

90 Corrugated inner skin

91 Fin construction

92 Rudder control unit

93 Tailplane fairing

94 Starboard refuelling drogue

95 Starboard tailplane construction

96 Elevator power control unit

97 Elevator construction

98 Tailplane de-icing air system

99 Corrugated tailplane inner skin

100 Port elevator

101 Port tailplane

102 Tailplane fixings

103 Rudder construction

104 Tailplane fairing

105 Fuel jettison pipe

106 Port airbrake, open

107 Airbrake hinges

108 Airbrake jack

109 Tailplane support mechanism

110 Rear fuselage freight compartment

111 Freight compartment door

112 Centre refuelling hose

113 Centre drogue

114 Retractable drogue fairing

115 Signal lights to receiver

116 Port engine exhausts

117 Port inner engine bay

118 Port outer engine bay

119 Engine mounting beams

120 Rolls-Royce Conway 201 engine

121 Main undercarriage bay

122 Retraction link

123 Port flap

124 Flap track rails

125 Trailing edge construction

126 Outer wing panel joint

127 Trailing edge fairing construction

128 Corrugated trailing edge skins

129 Port aileron construction

130 Trim tab

131 Aileron power control unit

132 Aileron hinge mechanism

133 Port refuelling hose

134 De-icing air outlet

135 Wing tip aerial

136 Wing tip construction

137 Navigation light

138 Pitot head

139 Power control unit de-icing air intake

140 Outer wing construction

141 Cambered leading edge

142 Port wing refuelling pod

143 Refuelling pod pylon fixing

144 Power turbine propeller

145 Leading edge construction

146 Outer wing fuel tanks

147 Underwing fuel jettison pipes

148 Underwing fuel tank construction

149 Pressurising air intake

150 Inner wing fuel tanks

151 Corrugated skin sandwich panels

152 Main undercarriage leg

153 Undercarriage strut

154 Eight wheel bogie

155 Leading edge de-icing air duct

156 De-icing air system

157 De-icing air intake

158 Rear spar spectacle frame

159 Intake duct construction

160 Wing attachment joint

161 Front spar spectacle frame

162 Intake lip construction

163 Intake duct divider

164 Port engine air intake

165 Intake guide vane

166 Nosewheel bay door

167 Twin nosewheels

168 Battery bay