Aircraft Photo of 342 | De Havilland D.H. 100 Vampire FB52 | Iraq - Air Force | AirHistory.net #26105
Aircraft
Registration / Serial342
Aircraft Original TypeDe Havilland D.H. 100 Vampire
Aircraft Generic TypeDe Havilland D.H. 100/113/115 Vampire
Aircraft VersionDe Havilland D.H. 100 Vampire FB52
C/n (msn)V1050
Operator / TitlesIraq - Air Force
Location
City / AirportManchester - InternationalMap
Region / CountryEngland, United Kingdom
Airport CodesICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date7 August 1953
Photo byR.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 26105
Photo Comment

One of three Vampire FB.52s built for the Iraqi Air Force by Fairey Aviation at Manchester Ringway in 1953. First flew 2 July 1953 and delivered via DH Hatfield on 25 August 1953 wearing this sand camouflage scheme.

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