avro vulcan B-2 bomber


Rear view of a Avro Vulcan B.­2 Bomber.­

The Vulcan bombers were carrying British nuclear bombs during the Cold War.­

With a mileage of about 0.­5 Miles per gallon (or 10,000 lbs of fuel per hour), it was not very fuel efficient.­

For more information bout the Vulcan, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Avro_­Vulcan

Photo taken at the Castle Air Museum in the now decommissioned Castle Air Force Base.­

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1159-1307 County Road 37, Atwater, CA 95301, USA

Unclassified photos taken in San Francisco Bay Area.­