The Avro Vulcan (later Hawker Siddeley Vulcan from July 1963) is a jet-powered tailless delta wing high-altitude strategic bomber, which was operated by the Royal Air Force (RAF) from 1956 until 1984. Aircraft manufacturer A.V. Roe and Company (Avro) designed the Vulcan in response to Specification B.35/46. Of the three V bombers produced, the Vulcan […]
During the 1982 Falklands War, Operations Black Buck 1 to Black Buck 7 were a series of seven extremely long-range ground attack missions by Royal Air Force Vulcan bombers of the RAF Waddington Wing, comprising aircraft from 44 Squadron, 50 Squadron, 101 Squadron planned against Argentine positions in the Falkland Islands, of which five […]
Delta Lady XH558 at Sywell Tuesday 13th October 2015 It has been a busy few weeks at Sywell recently, but I had not been told, nor was I expecting, a final viewing of the Avro Vulcan XH558 on my very own doorstep ! After last weekend’s official last ever public display of the Vulcan , […]
All the latest die-cast aviation releases, from all the manufacturers at Flying Tigers. The Big News is that the Corgi 1/72nd scale Avro Vulcan has arrived and it is a beauty!
All the latest die-cast aviation model announcements are now available to be viewed on the Flying Tigers website.
All the new models are available at Flying Tigers, including the new Hobbymaster F-35 Lightning II and the Avro Anson from Oxford.
All the latest model releases are available at Flying Tigers, including this magnificent Avro Lancaster B.1 (Special) from Corgi. This Lancaster centurion was credited as being the machine which finally destroyed the mighty German battleship Tirpitz.
The latest models from the New Corgi Aviation Archive catalogue have now been added to the Flying Tigers website. The clear highlight of the new catalogue is the brand new 1/72nd scale tooling of the mighty Avro Vulcan B.2, which is sure to be an extremely popular addition to the range!
2012 sees the 30th Anniversary of the Falklands War and this new section features some of the models that have been produced to mark this struggle. With aircraft available from both Great Britain and Argentina, this section allows the collector to view them all in the same section.
All the latest die-cast aviation releases at Flying Tigers, including the Falklands 30th Anniversary models from Corgi and the magnificent Royal SAR Sea King. Check this section of our website to see all the latest models.
The latest catalogue release announcement from Corgi includes the TFC Thunderbolt War Eagle SNAFU and Avro Vulcan XH558 in white anti-flash livery! These and all the other new model announcements can be found in the Corgi section of the Flying Tigers website!