Former registrations F-BDZT and F-WZBL. Originally built as an NC.853 with a Minié 4DC.30 engine. There were problems with this powerplant and stored NC.853s were auctioned in 1952 and converted to NC.854 or NC.858 standard with Continental engines.
The Donnet-Lévêque 'Flying Fish' was a succesful early flying boat, selling to Austria-Hungary, Denmark and Sweden.before WWI, and the precursor of the FBA (Schreck) types. This replica of a Type C model has wheels like the original prototype in 1912, and was first flown here at La Ferté-Alais by Edmond Salis on 16 November 2017.
Built in 1959, this Bird Dog was delivered to the French army as 24705. To F-GDPF in 1986. Seen with fake rocket launchers and painted as an aircraft of the US Army's 203rd Reconnaissance Airplane Company Hawkeyes, Vietnam, late 1960s.
The Eraole is a hybrid aircraft running largely on biofuel, with the solar cells on the tandem wings contributing only some 25 per cent of the power. It first flew on 21 May 2018. The aircraft will need to demonstrate a 70-hour endurance for a New York-Le Bourget flight which would take pilot Raphaël Dinelli twice as long as Lindbergh.