Author 'Nicoledesplat' (Id 151422 ) : - Meeting Aérien La Ferté-Alais 2011 - The Blériot XI-II -
It is remained famous for having carried out the July 25th, 1909, the first crossing of the English Channel by browsing through the 38 miles in 37 minutes at an average speed of 61, 6 km/h.
He served as a reconnaissance aircraft to the Greek army during the first balkan war.
It is on this plane that the two greeks who were parties in recognition above the region of Thessaloniki found the death by crushing, and which, alas, became infamous.
I have not been able to photograph the entire plane because I had to fight my way to get to take this shot, not allowing me not to have the benefit of hindsight.