Avro Vulcan B2 XH558 Diecast Model Airplane by Corgi
Check this out
When I saw this I thought of you
I thought you might be interested in this
This is totally cool
Does this bring back any memories?
Buy me this now, I deserve it!
If you ever want to buy me something...
Please email me when available
Please telephone me when available
Please telephone and email me
We currently do not have a video of this item.
(Standard UK delivery from £2.50)
Sold Out (sorry, this item is no longer available)
24cm wingspan (9.4 inches)
Only 2200 pieces produced worldwide and comes with numbered certificate
Free Number Plate
Sorry, free number plates not available on this item
This item is sold out
Avro Vulcan B2 XH558 Diecast Model Airplane.
It is made by Corgi and is 1:144 scale (approx. 24cm / 9.4in wingspan).
Vulcan B.2 XH558 was first delivered to RAF Waddington on July 1, 1960 and was the last Vulcan in service. On retirement, it was sold to the Vulcan Operating Company, and was flown to Bruntingthorpe on March 23, 1993. VOC worked on returning XH558 to flight, supported by the ‘Vulcan to the Sky Trust’, a supporters and fund raising organisation. The remaining £1.2m target was finally reached on August 31, 2006, thanks to a publicity campaign by its supporters from The Vulcan to the Sky Trust and extra funding from the National Lottery. The first post-restoration flight finally took place on October 18, 2007. After raising the necessary £150,000 the test flight programme was resumed, but still requires £50,000 each month in order for the aircraft to maintain flight status. Donations can be made at http://www.justgiving.com/vtts. XH558 made its public air show debut at Waddington on July 4, 2008.
Avro Model Aircraft
Corgi Model Aircraft
Post World War II
Avro Vulcan B2 XH558 (RAF 230 OCU Waddington 1960)
Avro Vulcan B2 (RAF 27 Squadron)
Avro Vulcan Bomber [Kit]
Avro Vulcan B2 (RAF 617 Squadron)
Avro Lancaster B Mki/MkIII [Kit]
Avro Anson MkI (RAF 217 Sqn Coastal Command 1940)
Shopping with us
terms & conditions
Find us on...
Copyright © 2003-2015 Effective Web Solutions Limited
Mini Model Shop is a trading name of Effective Web Solutions
Company No. 7281565 VAT No. 992 3130 19
Telephone No. 08456 447044
Please read the
Terms and Conditions