solway air museum at carlisle airport , visit to Avro Vulcan B.2 XJ823


this is a  ejector seat

Blue Streak Exhibit about the testing of the Blue Streak rocket program. -see link at http://www.raf.mod.uk/rafspadeadam/gallery/historyinpictures.cfm


more link’s below

a rocket sign DANGER KEEP OUT  from RAF spadeadam see links below

the vulcan

me going to the vulcan

I am a radar  operator

I wonder what this does !

I am in the pilot’s  seat ( guess what I am looking for ?)

I am looking for the bomb button , found it !

video from the 3 seats below the two pilots seats – 5 people helped fly this aircraft

English Electric Canberra T4 WE188 pilots seat

British Aerospace Nimrod AEW3 XV259 prototype Cockpit this never flew ! -my mum knows all about this !

useful links -museum is fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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http://www.solway-aviation-museum.co.uk/

link to museum

http://www.raf.mod.uk/rafspadeadam/gallery/historyinpictures.cfm

Blue streak rocket pictures

http://www.raf.mod.uk/rafspadeadam/

interesting RAF base !

http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile26937/Avro-Vulcan—XJ823-at-Carlisle-Airport.htm

pictures of Vulcan from above

http://www.avrovulcan.org.uk/vulcan_people/35sqn_scampton.htm

history of Vulcan

http://www.fotolibra.com/gallery/659218/avro-vulcan-b2-xj823-50-sqn-landing/like/

pictures of Vulcan  XJ823 flying and  landing

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlisle_Airport

Carlisle airport background

http://www.carlisleairport.co.uk/index.htm

Carlisle airport site

http://www.stobartgroup.co.uk/

Eddie stobart group -link to airport

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Stobart_Ltd.

background to eddie stobart

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One Response to “solway air museum at carlisle airport , visit to Avro Vulcan B.2 XJ823”

  1. Oh wow!! I'm jealous haha! Did you know your Aunty Hazel likes planes? That looks like loads of fun 😀

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