Agusta-Bell AB212

in Lebanese Air Force service
 

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 12
Total Still Active: ?
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1973
Retirement: current
Main Role: Transport
Origin: Italy

History

Twenty-two Bell-built and Agusta-built 212s delivered from 1973. Used by ? Squadron in the ? role. Withdrawn in 1999 when replaced by the UH-1H. Five restored to service from 2007.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
L-551 5509   2003 ex L-251
L-552 5511   2003 ex L-252, wfu Rayak Feb 2006
L-553 5512   2004 ex L-253
L-554 5516   2004 ex L-254
L-555 5519   2003 ex L-255, wfu Rayak Feb 2006
L-556 5520   2003 ex L-256, wfu Rayak Feb 2006
L-557     2004 ex L-???, preserved Rayak Feb 2006
L-558 32107   2004 ex L-???, wfu Rayak Feb 2006
L-559 32108   2003 ex L-???, wfu Rayak Feb 2006
L-560     2003 w/o ? Aug 1982, wreck Beirut IAP Mar 1993
L-561     2004 ex L-???
L-562 32117   2004 ex L-???, wfu Rayak Feb 2006

More Information

References

  • Scramble
  • Air Forces Monthly
  • International Air Power Review
  • World Air Forces Directory 2009/2010 (Mach III)

Other Sources

To be added.

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