Coutant Flying Boat

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Coutant Flying Boat
Role Flying Boat
Manufacturer Coutant
Introduction Nov 1917[1]
Primary user France
Number built small numbers
Engine 280hp Renault inline[1]
Armament front flexible MG
4×32 kg (70 lb) bombs[1]
Crew 2

Little is known about the Coutant Flying Boat, which went into limited production starting in late 1917.[1] Only two were delivered between February and September 1917.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Nowarra, p.129.
  2. Davilla, p.179.
  • Dr. James J. Davilla and Arthur M. Soltan. French Aircraft of the First World War. Flying Machines Press, 1997. ISBN 0-9637110-4-0.
  • Heinz J. Nowarra, Bruce Robertson, and Peter G. Cooksley. Marine Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War. Letchworth, Herts, England: Harleyford Publications Limited, 1966. ISBN 0900435070