Restoration shopping

Restoration shopping: this Vulcan bomber, one of only four which can still move under their own power, has been restored by the Vulcan XM655 Maintenance and Preservation Society. The wing flaps have been reskinned with sheets of a special alloy, LI66, from Metal Supermarkets of Coventry. Vulcans were built in Manchester by Avro from 1951 […]

Restoration shopping: this Vulcan bomber, one of only four which can still move under their own power, has been restored by the Vulcan XM655 Maintenance and Preservation Society. The wing flaps have been reskinned with sheets of a special alloy, LI66, from Metal Supermarkets of Coventry. Vulcans were built in Manchester by Avro from 1951 to 1964.