The Viscount II shown climbing to cruising altitude over Colorado is the largest, fastest and most luxurious version of the famous Vickers Viscounts. Celebrated for incredibly smooth flight at cruising speeds of 365 miles per hour, Viscount II is powered by four Rolls-Royce gas-turbine engines. Continental's Viscount IIs offer famous "Gold Carpet" service, gourmet meals, huge picture windows. Air-conditioning and latest radar. Continental is first in North America with Viscount IIs.