Avro Vulcan Manual 1952 Onwards (B2 model)

An insight into owning, restoring, servicing and flying Britain's legacy Cold War bomber

Avro Vulcan Manual 1952 Onwards (B2 model)
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Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9781785210839
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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.

The author

Tony Blackman is an ex-RAF aircrew officer and Vulcan test pilot.

Dr Alfred Price served as an aircrew officer in the RAF until 1974. Since then he has been a full-time aviation historian and writer, and is acknowledged as a leading authority on the Spitfire. He is co-author of the Haynes Spitfire Manual.

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Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9781785210839
Illustrations: 180 color & 50 b-w ill
Size: 8.25 in x 10.5 in / 209.55 mm x 266.7 mm
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