Vulcan K.2, XH560, 50 Sqdn
Vulcan K.2, XH560, 50 Sqdn, Marham, 9 April 1983. This was a hastily applied modification to offer some relief to hard pressed Victor tanker force in the immediate aftermath of the Falklands War. This aircraft was the third of six so converted.
Topical photo as Northrop Grumman's first KC-30 Tanker aircraft, based on the Airbus A330, made it's maiden flight 25 September 2007.