1916 to this day

Éclair propeller

In 1916, Marcel Bloch designed a propeller that he called the “Eclair”.

This propeller was quickly recognized as being one of the best on the market: Marcel Bloch became a legendary name in the aviation world. From the Bloch aircraft, and the expansion of business aviation, discover the Dassault company history.

The SEA IV, two-seat fighter, deployed by the 11th squadron.

1916-1945

From Marcel Bloch’s first steps in industry to the rise of one of the main French aircraft manufacturers.

Mirage III on the ground

1945-1965

Setting up the Société des Avions Marcel Dassault company and the development of new departments: Equipment, Engines and Electronics.

Falcon V 10 F equipped with a carbon wing, Falcon 10, Falcon 200 and Mirage, static display.

1965-1986

Technological revolutions and reorganizations of the company.

Two Mirage 2000-5 in formation flight - 12

1986-2000

The company develops to match the strong growth in the business aviation sector.

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