QUIZ: Can you guess the aeroplane?

This week we’re asking you to correctly guess the aeroplane type, with only a short clue to help you identify the aircraft. From vintage classics to current-day jetliners, this quiz is guaranteed to put your aviation knowledge to the test. Good luck!

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Question 1 of 10

1. In April 1953, BEA offered the world's first scheduled turboprop airline service using this aircraft. What am I?

Handley Page Herald
Airspeed Ambassador
Vickers Vanguard
Vickers Viscount

Question 2 of 10

2. Although there was only one of me ever built, I helped lead the way for modern jet-powered aircraft. What am I?

Boeing 337-80
Boeing 347-80
Boeing 357-80
Boeing 367-80

Question 3 of 10

3. I was the first Soviet-built civil turbojet aircraft and more than 200 examples were built. What am I?

Tupolev Tu-104
Tupolev Tu-114
Tupolev Tu-124
Tupolev Tu-134

Question 4 of 10

4. I entered revenue service with Pan Am in 1958. What am I?

Douglas DC-7
Boeing 707-120
Fokker F27 Friendship
Lockheed L-1049 Super Constellation

Question 5 of 10

5. I was the first Airbus airliner to be offered with a choice of three engine types. What am I?

Airbus A310
Airbus A320
Airbus A330
Airbus A340

Question 6 of 10

6. In September 1982 I joined the United Airlines fleet and three months later I entered service with Delta Air Lines. What am I?

Airbus A310
Boeing 767
BAe 146-100
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar

Question 7 of 10

7. In October 1997, I was ordered by Continental Airlines as a replacement for its DC-10s. What am I?

Boeing 767-300
Boeing 767-400ER
Boeing 777-200ER
Boeing 777-300

Question 8 of 10

8. I have a service ceiling of 25,000ft and a length of 27.17 m (89ft 2in). What am I?

ATR 42-600
ATR 72-600
Q300 DHC-8 Dash 8
Short 360

Question 9 of 10

9. In 2018, SpiceJet made headlines by introducing the highest density version of this aircraft. What am I?

Boeing 737-800NG
Airbus A320neo
De Havilland Canada Dash 8
ATR 72-600

Question 10 of 10

10. I am the largest aircraft to have landed at London City Airport. What am I?

Airbus A318
Airbus A320
Embraer E190-E2
Embraer E195-E2

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A reasonable effort, but plenty of room for improvement. Better luck next time!

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A solid performance, but can you keep it up next week?