Aircraft Not Used

by the Lebanese Air Force


This page gives details of some of the aircraft types that were offered or promised to the Lebanese Air Force but not delivered, cancelled official orders, and types have been falsely reported as being in service.

Aerospatiale AS332 Super Puma
Six examples were reportedly delivered in 1983.

Agusta AB204B
Some AB204Bs were reportedly in service 1968 to 1971.

Cessna O-1 Bird Dog
Some O-1s were reportedly in service 1966 to 1975.

de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Six Tiger Moths were reportedly donated by Iraq and used 1957-1966, but there is no evidence to support this.

Mikoyan MiG-29
Ten examples were offered by Russia in 2008, but during negotiations with the Lebanese Government in 2010 were replaced by Mi-24 helicopters.

Miles Magister
Two examples were reportedly in service at some time.

Mraz K-65 Cap
Some reports say that a few examples of the Czech-built version of the Fi-156 Storch, the K-65 Cap, were received in the late 1940s.

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