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.