Here is a copy of the RAF station brochure, published after 1953 the latest date mentioned in the Text.
RAF LUQA in the 1950s, the tower (?) in the background
USAF Fairchild C-119 “Flying Boxcar” on No 2 Aircraft Park
Plenty of BEA activity on No 1 Aircraft Park, the military No 2 Park is in the distance with a Britannia and maybe a Valetta parked up. There is a Hastings on the Runway.