UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

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UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

Postby Spitfire666 » 03 Jul 2015, 15:47

If anyone doesn't know, this is the last year we will be able to see the Vulcan flying. Events are selling out because of this, so move fast.
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Re: UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

Postby Tracer » 04 Jul 2015, 10:37

One of my favourite areoplanes. :love:
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Re: UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

Postby Fairblue » 04 Jul 2015, 12:09

The only time it's in Scotland I can't go! :( I shall have to be content with the crumbs thrown at me from YouTube.
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Re: UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

Postby Kismet » 05 Jul 2015, 17:53

My school playing field was about 3 miles from BAE Samlesbury where they were made. They used to come roaring over the school field preparatory for landing.
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Re: UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

Postby StoneRoad » 09 May 2018, 21:43

Quick bump for an old thread ---

Saw her over Carlisle - the air museum there has another example, as does Sunderland. Quality is not good, I wanted to watch !

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Re: UK Alert - Last Flying Vulcan

Postby Tommy Smith » 10 May 2018, 07:34

Lord, I thought for a second it was up again. I stood on the cliffs at Dawlish, brilliant vantage point, on one of it lasts outings and got some shots. Murky day but an extraordinary sight and sound, very glad I saw it.
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