French Amiot 143 medium bomber. First flown in 1935, the Amiot was obsolete by the start the war four years later. Initially used to drop propaganda leaflets on occupied territories, it later flew intermittent night bombing missions. During a 1940 attack on a Meuse River fortified position, 13 of 14 143s were shot down. The remaining 143s were soon retired and served Vichy France before being scrapped.