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Fokker--the man and the aircraft

Henri Hegener

Fokker--the man and the aircraft

by Henri Hegener

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Published by Aero Publishers in Fallbrook, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fokker, Anthony Herman Gerard, -- 1890-1939,
  • Fokker airplanes

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint. Original published: Letchworth, Herts : Harleyford Publications, 1961.

    Statementcompiled and written by Henri Hegener ; edited by Bruce Robertson ; tone paintings by W. F. Hepworth, based on original drawings by J. D. Carrick, Frank Yoeman, and Paul R. Matt ; produced by D. A. Russell.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14428299M

      Arthur Weyl had a problem with Anthony Fokker and had a strong dislike for him. He disparages Fokker all through the book in an under-handed way, he disparages his accomplishments, defines Fokker as a cheap skate and a penny pincher. He elevates a welder Reinhold Platz to the designer of the Fokker DR.I, , and whatever. Fokker - The Man and the Aircraft by Henri Hegener. Fokker - The Man and the Aircraft by Henri Hegener. Fokker - The Man and the Aircraft by Henri Hegener.

    Harleyford Publications Publisher - 11 works / 0 ebooks Fokker--the man and the aircraft Henri Hegener Not In Library. The Focke-Wulf Heinz J. Nowarra Not In Library. Fighter aircraft of the war , 2 books W. M. Lamberton, 1 book Henri Hegener, 1 book Heinz J. Nowarra, 1 book Owen Thetford, 1 book William Melville Lamberton, 1.   -Henri Hegener, Fokker, the man and the aircraft, Harleyford Publications, UK A. Viruly, In de schroefwind, Andries Blitz Uitgever, the Netherlands All images from Nico Braas collection. Text editor Terry Phillips and Willem Korver. Color profile Srecko Bradic.

    Anthony Fokker. Anthony Fokker was a Dutchman and the founder of the Fokker factories, he gained fame by flying the "Spin" aircraft in around the Sint-Bavo church of the city of World War 1 the aircraft of the Fokker factories played an important role in the battle, especially the Dr.1 "Dreidecker" and the were notorious among the Allies.   You mention 97 years of cooperation between KLM and Fokker. The last pre-war Fokker left the KLM fleet in NLM started in with the Fokker F So there is a gap of 20 years! KLM flew the Douglas aircraft for a longer time than Fokker aircraft. As pilot I have good memories of the almost seven years I flew the F27 for NLM CityHopper.


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