British aircraft

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The right wing of Avro Vulcan VX770 disintegrates. Aviation Accidents, Military Jets, Fighter Planes, Fighter Jets, Flight, Airplane Photography, Aircraft Design, Aeroplanes, Experimental Aircraft

20 September 1958: The first prototype Avro Vulcan strategic bomber, VX770, piloted by Rolls-Royce test pilot Keith Roland Sturt, was on a test flight from the Rolls-Royce Flight Test Establishment, RAF Hucknall, when it diverted to make a scheduled fly-past for an air show being held at RAF Syerston in Nottinghamshire. Also aboard were Co-Pilot … Continue reading 20 September 1958 →

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