Take Off

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Vulcan XH558 taking off to commence her display at the 2010 Royal International Air Tattoo.
20/07/2010 - 14:17RobE17
Shutter Speed1/500
Focal Length300mm


Link Posted 20/07/2010 - 17:09
I have had the pleasure, (in years gone past), watching this take off many times as an operational machine. WE MUST ENSURE IT CONTINUES TO FLY.

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Link Posted 20/07/2010 - 20:31
I agree - i have watched the Vulcan flying a couple of times at airshows in the late eighties (I think- maybe early nineties) and it is a truly impressive machine, and worth preserving I think...

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Link Posted 20/07/2010 - 21:24
when i was a boy many years ago my dad took me to RAF gaydon battle of britain air show and they had a vulcan on static park till the very end then it flew back to its base and we all had to move back 500 yrds for safety reasons the noise and heat was out of this world long my it continue if anybody knows when the next vulcan flight is please let me know
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Link Posted 21/07/2010 - 03:31
good capture great to see it flying!

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Link Posted 25/07/2010 - 10:07
My daughters husbands brother flew to the falklands in one of these and we have part of one of the engines turned into a plaque. Great shot.
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Link Posted 31/07/2010 - 23:48
reso wrote:
if anybody knows when the next vulcan flight is please let me know

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