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Biscarrosse

This museum is located at a former airbase, and will tell you the story of hydro planes from all over the world. In 1930, Biscarosse was chosen to be the assembly base of hydro planes in France. Some 120 hydro planes were built here. Through various exhibition rooms, you’ll be plunging in the captivating history of this construction site and you’ll be crossing names like Saint-Exupéry, Mermoz, etc. You’ll see some rare hydro planes from the beginning to the end of the 20th century. 

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