From Wings of Linen

Hydravions Georges Levy at Argenteuil near Paris was a factory owned by Georges Levy and employing designers such as Besson, Le Pen, and Blanchard.[1] They started building flying boats in 1914, including one unusual triplane.[2]

Production aircraft from the Great War or shortly thereafter include:


  1. Nowarra, p.132.
  2. Davilla, p.300
  • 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