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Avro Vulcan Manual: 1952 Onwards (all marks)

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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 ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published November 1st 2010 by Haynes Publishing UK
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Robert Hepple
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Another novelty title from the Haynes Guide series. This briefly covers the development and operational history of the Vulcan bomber, before looking at various the technical aspects of the aircraft from various viewpoints with the use of the preserved example XH558. The illustrations are excellent – there are historic photos of Vulcans in development and in service as well as detail shots of XH558 undergoing various types of maintenance. The final part of the books briefly tells the story of the ...more
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Alfred Price seved for 16 years as an aircrew officer in the Royal air Force where he specialised in electronic warfare and air fighting tactics.

He left the RAF in 1974 and thereafter he worked full time as a writer on aviation subjects.

He holds a PhD in history from Loughborough University and is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.
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