de Havilland D.H.112 Venom

Fighter Bomber

de Havilland D.H.112 Venom © Martin Rosenkranz
Photo ©: Martin Rosenkranz (photos at airliners.net)
The de Havilland D.H.112 Venom is a single-engine single- or two-seat fighter bomber aircraft produced by the British manufacturer de Havilland Aircraft Company. The Sea Venom and Aquilon are naval carrier-based variants operated by the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm, the Australian Navy and the Franch Navy.
The D.H.112 Venom is a development of the de Havilland D.H.100 Vampire. The Venom was license-built in Switzerland for the Swiss Air Force. The Aquilon is a variant of the Sea Venom operated by the French Navy, license-built by SNCASE.
Crew1
Propulsion1 Turbojet Engine
Engine Modelde Havilland Ghost 105
Engine Power23,6 kN5300 lbf
Speed1030 km/h556 kts
  640 mph
Service Ceiling12.192 m40.000 ft
Range1.730 km934 NM
1.075 mi.
Empty Weight4.174 kg9.202 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight6.945 kg15.311 lbs
Wing Span12,70 m41 ft 8 in
Wing Area26,0 m²280 ft²
Length6,71 m22 ft 0 in
Height1,88 m6 ft 2 in
First Flight02.11.1949
Production Statusout of production
Total Production1480
Developed fromD.H.100 Vampire
ICAO CodeVNOM
Data for (Version)de Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.Mk 4

[Photo-ID: 6916] © Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
De Havilland DH 112 Sea Venom FAW.21, Royal Navy, WW217, c/n 12741,© Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 112 Sea Venom FAW.21
Royal Navy
Reg.: WW217
c/n: 12741
 
Newark Air Museum [Winthorpe, Newark]
[Photo-ID: 11586] © Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
De Havilland DH 112 Sea Venom FAW.21, Royal Navy, XG613, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2015De Havilland
DH 112 Sea Venom FAW.21
Royal Navy
Reg.: XG613
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 1292] © Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
De Havilland DH 112 Sea Venom FAW21, Royal Navy, XG613, c/n 12904,© Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 112 Sea Venom FAW21
Royal Navy
Reg.: XG613
c/n: 12904
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 3054] © Hartmut Ehlers 2009-12-16
De Havilland DH 112 Sea Venom FAW53, Royal Australian Navy, WZ937, c/n 12779,© Hartmut Ehlers, 2009De Havilland
DH 112 Sea Venom FAW53
Royal Australian Navy
Reg.: WZ937
c/n: 12779
 
RAN Fleet Air Arm Museum, Nowra NSW [NAS Nowra - HMAS Albatross (YSNW / NOA)]
[Photo-ID: 1490] © Karsten Palt 2008-09-27
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.4, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1797, c/n 967,© Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.4
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1797
c/n: 967
 
Flugausstellung L.+P. Junior [Hermeskeil]
[Photo-ID: 1695] © Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.50, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1603, c/n 813,© Karsten Palt, 2009De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.50
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1603
c/n: 813
 
Auto und Technik Museum [Sinsheim]
[Photo-ID: 1696] © Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.50, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1628, c/n 838,© Karsten Palt, 2009De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.50
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1628
c/n: 838
 
Auto und Technik Museum [Sinsheim]
[Photo-ID: 4443] © Karsten Palt 2011-01-02
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.50, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1635, c/n 845,© Karsten Palt, 2011De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.50
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1635
c/n: 845
 
Museum für Luftfahrt und Technik [Wernigerode]
[Photo-ID: 4444] © Karsten Palt 2011-01-02
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.50, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1635, c/n 845,© Karsten Palt, 2011De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.50
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1635
c/n: 845
 
Museum für Luftfahrt und Technik [Wernigerode]
[Photo-ID: 6681] © Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
De Havilland (EFW) DH 112 Venom FB.54, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1704, c/n 874,© Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland (EFW)
DH 112 Venom FB.54
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1704
c/n: 874
 
Royal Air Force Museum Cosford [Shifnal, Shropshire]
[Photo-ID: 6682] © Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
De Havilland (EFW) DH 112 Venom FB.54, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1704, c/n 874,© Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland (EFW)
DH 112 Venom FB.54
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1704
c/n: 874
 
Royal Air Force Museum Cosford [Shifnal, Shropshire]
[Photo-ID: 1945] © Karsten Palt 2009-04-04
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.54, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1753, c/n 923,© Karsten Palt, 2009De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.54
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1753
c/n: 923
 
Flieger Flab Museum [Dübendorf (LSMD)]
[Photo-ID: 1697] © Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
De Havilland DH 112 Venom FB.54, Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe, J-1798, c/n 968,© Karsten Palt, 2009De Havilland
DH 112 Venom FB.54
Swiss Air Force / Schweizer Luftwaffe
Reg.: J-1798
c/n: 968
 
Auto und Technik Museum [Sinsheim]
[Photo-ID: 6917] © Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
De Havilland DH 112 Venom NF.3, Royal Air Force, WX905, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 112 Venom NF.3
Royal Air Force
Reg.: WX905
 
Newark Air Museum [Winthorpe, Newark]
[Photo-ID: 6918] © Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
De Havilland DH 112 Venom NF.3, Royal Air Force, WX905, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 112 Venom NF.3
Royal Air Force
Reg.: WX905
 
Newark Air Museum [Winthorpe, Newark]