XL391, the Vulcan at Blackpool airport (famous ebay sale a while back) has met its end. What a sad way for a piece of British Aviation history to end up. Land Lord buys Vulcan off EBay He didnt do his homework and couldnt afford the transportation costs (approx Â£20,000). The Vulcan was flogged to a scrappies for Â£5k. Blackpool News The Vulcan had been rotting away prior to this so it was probably the best thing for her.