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Fokker

Anthony Herman Gerard . 1890- -1939, Dutch designer and builder of aircraft, born in Java
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KLM subsidiary, KLM Cityhopper, had operated its larger sibling, the 100+ seat Fokker 100 since the early 1990s and, when searching for an aircraft to serve 'thinner' routes, it chose the 80-seat Fokker 70 ahead of the BAe 146 and Boeing 737-500 airliners that it considered to be the type's main competitors at the time.
These will then be supplied to Fokker in the Netherlands, where the firm assembles composite material and develops the full flap that is then delivered to Lockheed in the United States.
With the flexibility to utilize its own in-house repair shop capability, or arrange for support through Bombardier's third-party repair agency network, GKN Aerospace's Fokker business is well positioned to help enhance the existing support and services for the Q400 aircraft.
The Fokker 100 is a medium-sized, twin-turbofan airliner.
At issue was a deal that called for Fokker Services BV to pay $21 million in penalties in exchange for the Justice Department's decision not to prosecute the company for illegal exports that began in 2005 and ended in 2010.
One hundred years ago, in 1915 Anthony Fokker, using a 1913 patent of Franz Schneider, designed an interrupter gear for his Eindeckers (monoplanes), after the Germans captured Roland Garros and his bullet-deflector-equipped airplane.
Fokker is a specialist tier one aerospace supplier in aerostructures, electrical wiring systems, landing gear and associated services, across commercial, military and business jet end markets.
The Fokker name has been synonymous with aircraft manufacturing for over 100 years, with operations in the Netherlands, Romania, USA and Mexico.
In the United States, Fokker was last year fined for illegally shipping aircraft parts to Iran and other countries, a situation with which GKN said it was comfortable having undertaken due diligence.
LEGAZPI CITY -- An Air Force Fokker plane nosedived in the runway at the Legazpi City Airport, causing delays in some flights here Monday morning.
Carmen no ha tenido inconveniente en dar los detalles sobre su nuevo amigo especial: se llama Edmon Fokker, es de origen anglo-holandes, reside en Amsterdam y es empresario y violinista, ademas de pertenecer a una adinerada familia, entre cuyos integrantes esta el pionero de la aviacion Anthony Fokker.
McCubbin's official citation stated: "Seeing one of our machines about to engage two Fokkers, he at once entered the fight, and his observer shot down one Fokker, which crashed to the ground.