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Avro Vulcan B.2, 617 Squadron Lincolnshire 1964 (1:200)
Sale Price: $23.95
Availability: In Stock
Item #: DRW52007 -
The Avro Vulcan played an important role as a strategic bomber from 1953-84. For more than 30 years during the height of the Cold War, this aircraft armed with nuclear bombs was ready to deter foreign nations such as the Soviet Union from attacking Great Britain. Operated by the RAFs V-bomber force, the Vulcan was a delta-wing design that flew at subsonic speeds at high altitude. Its cruising speed of Mach 0.86 and small radar cross-section made it ideal for penetrating enemy airspace to...
Avro Vulcan B2 - XH558, 230 OCU, RAF Waddington, 1960 (1:144)
Sale Price: $53.95
Availability: Normally Stocked
Item #: AA31208 -
Avro Vulcan B2 - XH558, 230 OCU, RAF Waddington, 1960 (1:144) with Retractable Undercarriage2012 sees the 60th anniversary of the legendary Vulcan''_s first flight in 1952. Going on to epitomise the RAF''_s strategic bomber force during the cold war, the Vulcan served in a number of different roles throughout its service history. XH558 joined 230 OC U in July 1960. The twelfth B2 built, it was based first at RAF Finningley before moving almost immediately to RAF Waddington. Most of the...
Avro Vulcan B2, XH558 'Vulcan to the Sky' Return to Flight October 2007 (1:72)
Sale Price: $192.95
Availability: Low Stock!
Item #: AA27201 -
After the disbanding of the last Vulcan squadron in 1984 and the subsequent grounding of the Vulcan Display Flight in 1992, the skies over England were deprived of the unique sight and sound of the Avro Vulcan.This was rectified in October 2007 when after years of hard work the 'Vulcan to the Sky Trust' succeeded in having a Vulcan grace UK skies once more. Various CAA approvals had to be sought and many observers thought that it would never happen but, thanks to tireless fund raising and...