Well, the BE is the British Aviatik. But at least the Aviatik has two guns for observer, though awkwardly placed. Both planes are really slow and stable - ideal for two-seater work, unless there are enemies around!

"Upon my word I've had as much excitement on a car as in the air, especially since the R.F.C. have had women drivers."

James McCudden, Five Years in the Royal Flying Corps