de Havilland Vampire FB.52

in Lebanese Air Force service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 6
Total Still Active: 0
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1953
Retirement: 1964
Main Role: Fighter-Bomber
Origin: UK


Six Vampire FB.52 delivered from October 1953. Used by 1 Squadron for fighter-bomber missions. Withdrawn from service in 1964.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
L-152 V0799   Oct 1953  
L-153 V1010   Oct 1953  
L-155 V1058 G-5-12 Apr 1955  
L-156 V0788   Apr 1955  
L-157     Apr 1955  
L-158     Apr 1955  

More Information


  • De Havilland Vampire: The Complete History (Sutton, 1996)
  • DH100 Vampire
  • World Air Forces Directory 2009/2010 (Mach III)

Other Sources

To be added.

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