XH558

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Behind the scenes with Vulcan XH558…

​The Vulcan to the Sky Trust’s Richard Clarke recounts his experiences of XH558’s final years in the sky...

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Vulcan XH558 – final flight speculation quashed

It’s been confirmed that Vulcan XH558 will not be able to make a final flight to a new home

Join the debate: what should happen to Vulcan XH558?

In his latest editorial, Aeroplane editor Ben Dunnell weighs up the future prospects for what was the last flying ‘V-bomber’ — and asks whether the fate of Canberra WK163 isn’t more important

Avro Vulcan XH558 set to leave Doncaster - UPDATED

A one-off, final flight is among the options being considered 

Avro Vulcan B.2 XH558 during 2015 News Premium

Hopes to build Vulcan XH558 hangar are dashed

Plans to create a hangar and visitor centre with Avro Vulcan B.2 XH558 as its showpiece have been scrapped after not enough money was raised.…

Vulcan to the Sky - Eight weeks to hit target

The Vulcan to the Sky Trust (VTST) has until the end of the year to hit its fundraising target of £2.2 million needed to secure a mortgage and build a new home for Avro Vulcan XH558.

Garden shed gets Vulcan XH558 paint scheme!

Sunbathing, catching up with friends, washing the car… whatever you did this Bank Holiday, we’re certain it didn’t result in anything as cool as this…

The operational history of Vulcan XH558

She turned out to be the gentle giant at the heart of the Cold War despite much more serious intentions. This is the story of XH558, one of Britain’s most loved and missed aircraft

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XH558: The first farewell

Twenty-five years ago, Avro Vulcan B2 XH558 was sold off by the RAF, and its flying days seemed likely to be over. Now, of course, we know differently, but a quarter of a century on we recall the ‘V-bomber’s’ last in-service season of displays and its flight into civilian hands