Avro Vulcan (Scampton)

The following identifies the serial numbers of the aircraft that were on charge of No. 35 Squadron whilst stationed at Scampton, along with details of known losses and incidents.

Information regarding the serial numbers that were on charge of the squadron has been obtained from the AM Form 78 (Movement Cards); however other aircraft may have been used for specific exercises or operations:

19751976197719781979198019811982
XH538xxxx
XH557x
XH561xxxxxxx
XH562xx
XJ780x
XJ782xx
XJ783xxxxxxxx
XJ784x
XJ823xx
XJ824xxxx
XJ825xxxxxxx
XL319xxxxx
XL321xx
XL359xx
XL360xxxx
XL361xxxxx
XL390x
XL392x
XL443xxxxxxx
XL444xxx
XL445xxxxxxx
XL446xxxxxxxx
XM570xxxxxxx
XM571xxxx
XM572xxxxxxx
XM574x
XM645x
XM646x
XM647x

1975 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH557 XH561 XJ780 XJ782 XJ783 XJ784 XJ824 XJ825 XL443 XL445 XL446 XM571 XM572 XM574 XM645 XM646 XM647

XL445 (date unknown)

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1976 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH561 XJ783 XJ824 XJ825 XL390 XL443 XL445 XL446 XM570 XM571 XM572

XJ824 (1976)
[Courtesy of MAHC]

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1977 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH538 XH559 XH561 XJ783 XJ823 XJ824 XL321 XL361 XL443 XL445 XL446 XM570 XM571 XM572

XH559 14-07-77 [Copyright John M Boulder]
[With kind permission of Andrew Molland]

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1978 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH538 XH561 XJ783 XL319 XL360 XL361 XL443 XL444 XL445 XL446 XM570 XM571 XM572

XL443 (date unknown)

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1979 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH538 XH561 XJ782 XJ824 XL319 XL360 XL361 XL443 XL444 XM570 XM572

XL361 (date unknown)

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1980 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH538 XH561 XH562 XL319 XL360 XL361 XL443 XL444 XM570 XM572

XH561 (Scampton 1980s)
[Courtesy of Andrew Molland]

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1981 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XH561 XH562 XJ783 XJ823 XJ825 XL319 XL321 XL359 XL360 XL361 XL443 XL445 XM570 XM572

XJ783 (Scampton 1980s)
[Courtesy of Andrew Molland]


XM570
[Courtesy of Richard Pidduck]

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows:


1982 (from own establishment)

Aircraft on charge of the squadron were: XJ783 XJ825 XL319 XL359 XL392 XL446

XL359 (date unknown)
[Source: VulcantotheSky]

Aircraft losses and incidents (if any) were as follows: