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12-06-2005, 05:29 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile12432/Mysterious-Airplane.htm>Mysterious Airplane</a></b><br><br>Can you tell me what is the name of this airplane?<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/294364ADMIN.jpg>

12-06-2005, 05:32 PM
This is a Avro Vulcan. It was used as a nuclear bomber by the RAF.

This one has the serial number XL 426.

Delivered: September 1962
Notes: Olympus 201 engines. Blue Steel modifications. Sold to Roy Jacobson and delivered to Southend Airport December 1986. Registered as G-VJET in July 1987. Aircraft now maintained by Vulcan Restoration Trust. Performs fast taxi runs.