Minor detail but range has been surpassed by the spams, they did this: Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri to Afghanistan - Inside the Longest Bombing Run EverSmall scale is a subjective opinion.
Projecting force 8000 miles from home at very short notice is quite an achievement on anyone's scale.
Operation Black Buck was and still is the furthest bombing mission(s) ever undertaken, using dead reckoning and astro navigation, utilising the most complex in flight refuelling plan imaginable.
A series of coordinated Battalion attacks against numerically superior, well entrenched enemy forces with supporting artillery, mortars and snipers equipped with superior NVAs has still yet to be repeated by UK armed forces.
The RN has thankfully not experienced the losses of CORPORATE since 1982.
But all in all, you're right, the Falklands gig was small scale.
They have a guy talking about a 33 hour mission here.