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Avro Vulcan Manual 1952 Onwards (B2 model): An insight into owning, restoring, servicing and flying Britain's legacy Cold War bomber (Owners' Workshop Manual)

By Tony Blackman

Haynes Publishing UK
Hardcover (192 pages)

Avro Vulcan Manual 1952 Onwards (B2 model): An insight into owning, restoring, servicing and flying Britain s legacy Cold War bomber (Owners  Workshop Manual)
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The awesome Avro Vulcan is an enduring image of the Cold War era when the world stood on the brink of nuclear annihilation. For many years the RAF's delta-wing jet bomber was the cornerstone of Britain's nuclear deterrent. Read about the Vulcan's operational history and take a close-up look at its construction. Discover what it takes to own and fly the mighty V-bomber, and find out how engineers keep it airworthy. Centrepiece of the manual is Vulcan XH558 - the world's only flying example of an Avro Vulcan.

Vulcan 607: A true Military Aviation classic (Rowland White Book 1)

By Rowland White

Silvertail Books
Released: 2017-11-02
Kindle Edition (464 pages)

Vulcan 607: A true Military Aviation classic (Rowland White Book 1)
 
Product Description:
THE THRILLING #1 BESTSELLING STORY OF ONE OF THE GREATEST COMBAT MISSIONS EVER FLOWN


Shoulder to shoulder with Strategic Air Command B-52s throughout the Cold War, the big delta-winged Vulcans of the Britain's V-bomber force faced down the Soviet threat to the West. In 1982 they were just months from retirement when they flew in anger for the first time.


It was a to be a record-breaking mission of breathtaking audacity: a single bomber launched from a remote island airbase to carry out what would be the longest-range air attack in history. An eight thousand mile round trip. Her crew of six would be flying into a hornet's nest of modern weaponry: radar-guided anti-aircraft guns and missiles.


There would be no second chances.


Vulcan 607 tells the gripping true story of that legendary raid for the first time - an operation that many thought would turn out to be a real life Mission Impossible.


'A masterwork of narrative history' Clive Cussler


'Vulcan 607 deserves to become an aviation classic' Len Deighton


'White's gripping narrative reads like a suspense thriller, yet every word is true' Stephen Coonts


'I read the book in one sitting ... an utterly compelling war story, brilliantly written' Simon Winchester, author of The Professor and the Madman

Vulcan Units of the Cold War (Combat Aircraft)

By Andrew Brookes

A-G-D
Released: 2009-01-20
Paperback (96 pages)

Vulcan Units of the Cold War (Combat Aircraft)
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The best of the three RAF jet bombers in the early years of the Cold War (1946-1991), the Vulcan was designed as the Avro 698, and possessed fighter-like maneuverability at low level despite its size. First flown in August 1952, the Vulcan entered service in February 1957. Most were equipped to carry the Blue Steel stand-off missile, but in 1966 around 50 Vulcans were redeployed in a tactical low-level bombing role.

Three flew during the Falklands War, and the last Vulcans in service were used as aerial tankers until April 1984. This book examines the design of the Vulcan, looking at the improvements made to its engine and its evolving combat role. The illustrations include many in-flight photographs and detailed color profiles.

The Avro Type 698 Vulcan: The Secrets Behind its Design and Development

By David W. Fildes

Pen and Sword Aviation
Released: 2012-05-19
Kindle Edition (328 pages)

The Avro Type 698 Vulcan: The Secrets Behind its Design and Development
 
Product Description:
The Avro Vulcan was the last V Bomber to see active service in its primary role during the Falklands conflict. It is the most popular of the three and one aircraft has recently become airborne again after a long period of rejuvenation. It has always been a major attraction at air shows throughout the world, attracting crowds who delight in its unique delta-wing shape and amazing maneuverability.

The book examines the origins of the design, the prototypes and experimental aircraft, and goes on to explain the modifications that were made to the last of the breed.

A leading member of the Avro Historical Society, the author has discovered many photographs and experimental design plans in their archives which are here published for the first time.

Notebook: Avro Vulcan Bomber Camo Art , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages

By AvrobvN Notebook

Independently published
Paperback (110 pages)

Notebook: Avro Vulcan Bomber Camo Art , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages
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College Ruled Color Paperback. Size: 6 inches x 9 inches. 55 sheets (110 pages for writing). Avro Vulcan Bomber Camo Art. 157726299937

V-Bombers: The Valiant, Vulcan and Victor (Crowood Aviation Series)

By Barry Jones

The Crowood Press
Hardcover (192 pages)

V-Bombers: The Valiant, Vulcan and Victor (Crowood Aviation Series)
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In the early Cold-War era, the Vickers-Armstrong's Valiant, Avro Vulcan, and Handley Page Victor captured the imagination of a generation. The "V-Force" were the primary British nuclear deterrent during that difficult time and are known as three of Britain's finest post-war aeronautical products. Jones reveals their complete history from inception and design through operational service to retirement and preservation. Includes the Short Sperrin, which provided much research information for the three bombers. A great read for any post-war enthusiast.

Notebook: Avro Vulcan Bomber At Sunset Over The Irish Sea Near Li , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages

By AvroKK Notebook

Independently published
Paperback (110 pages)

Notebook: Avro Vulcan Bomber At Sunset Over The Irish Sea Near Li , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages
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College Ruled Color Paperback. Size: 6 inches x 9 inches. 55 sheets (110 pages for writing). Avro Vulcan Bomber At Sunset Over The Irish Sea Near Li. 1577418183100

Notebook: A Reflection Of An Avro Vulcan Bomber In A Small Pond I , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages

By ReflectionpAr Notebook

Independently published
Paperback (110 pages)

Notebook: A Reflection Of An Avro Vulcan Bomber In A Small Pond I , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages
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College Ruled Color Paperback. Size: 6 inches x 9 inches. 55 sheets (110 pages for writing). A Reflection Of An Avro Vulcan Bomber In A Small Pond I. 157741818320

Notebook: Flight Of The Vulcan Bomber , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages

By FlightLT Notebook

Independently published
Paperback (110 pages)

Notebook: Flight Of The Vulcan Bomber , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages
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College Ruled Color Paperback. Size: 6 inches x 9 inches. 55 sheets (110 pages for writing). Flight Of The Vulcan Bomber. 157726968351

Notebook: The Famous Vulcan Scramble , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages

By FamoushY Notebook

Independently published
Paperback (110 pages)

Notebook: The Famous Vulcan Scramble , Journal for Writing, College Ruled Size 6" x 9", 110 Pages
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College Ruled Color Paperback. Size: 6 inches x 9 inches. 55 sheets (110 pages for writing). The Famous Vulcan Scramble. 157916491842

   


 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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