The Vulcans - Related Files
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| Blue Steel Vulcan|
XL426 was the 44th of the 89 B2 Vulcans built and took to the air for the first time on August 23, 1962. A short series of test-flights followed before she was collected by the RAF, joining 83 Squadron at Scampton on September 12. At that time, the Scampton squadrons (27, 83 and 617) were in the process of equipping with Blue Steel missile, the new stand-off mi...
| Another Vulcan currently in good exterior condition is XM607, the gate guardian at RAF Waddington. A Black Buck veteran, XM607 has been well looked-after by the RAF and over the years has acted as a spares ship for more lively Vulcans. The undercarriage bays are sealed with wooden planks and the cockpit entrance hatch was seized shut for many years so the cockpit was very complete until fairly...||09/15/2007||4,235|