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Old 10th Apr 2008, 10:03   #20 (permalink)
Dan Winterland
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Fragrant Harbour
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The Vulcan was the RR Conway test bed. It was overstressed as Dick mentioned, at an open day in front of a large crowd. There's a famous picture of it breaking up. I found a piece of it just embedded in the ground on the airfield in about 1985.
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