F.B.A. Type A
|F.B.A. Type A|
|Primary users|| U.K. (RNAS)|
|Number built||54 |
|Engine||100hp Gnome rotary or|
80hp Gnome rotary
|Max Speed||109 km/h (68 mph) |
The diminutive F.B.A. Type A was based on the Donnet-Lévêque flying boats, for which F.B.A. had purchased the patent. While Aviation Maritime seems to have never bought the design, forty-two were purchased by the RNAS in 1915-1916 and --interestingly -- three by Austria-Hungary. 
For more information, see Wikipedia:FBA Type A.
- Davilla, p.257.