From Wings of Linen

Mr. Denhaut first worked with Swiss engineer Donnet at the firm Donnet-Lévêque beginning in 1912. After a short stint as an army pilot, Denhaut went to work at the Goupy firm, but the factory burned down. Finally, in May 1915, Société des Établissements Donnet-Denhaut was formed and the series of DD flying boats was established.[1]

Production aircraft from the Great War or shortly thereafter include:


  1. Davilla, p.189.
  • Dr. James J. Davilla and Arthur M. Soltan. French Aircraft of the First World War. Flying Machines Press, 1997. ISBN 0-9637110-4-0.