It was a tremendous shame for this beautiful aircraft to be grounded but I guess it did offer a unique opportunity to get face to face with her!
The only Vulcan flying with The Red Arrows at Dawlish Airshow 2009.
So good to finally see the Vulcan in the sky again. Bomb bay doors open, during it's Saturday display @ RIAT 2009.
Fantastic to see the Vulcan at last! [1200 pix]
I saw the Vulcan do this. A majestic sight of an amazing aircraft designed in the late 1940s ! The decade of the 2nd World War ! From the Lancaster to the Vulcan at Avro ! My first time ever, and ... (more)
Turning on the runway for departure.
If only we had a tiny bit of sun ! A majestic sight ! My first time ever, and I was out of breath !
Waiting for the Vulcan the crowd at fairford rushed to the display line in anticipation of the long awaited for display to start .Here she waits at the hold to the delight of her fans
Accompanied by J-015 and G-KAXF.
Taking off for display at RIAT 09
Landing after displaying at RIAT 2009