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  • 1 Fokker,Anthony Herman Gerard — Fok·ker (fŏkʹər, fôʹkər), Anthony Herman Gerard. 1890 1939. Dutch born American aircraft designer and manufacturer who revolutionized aerial warfare by synchronizing a front mounted machine gun to fire through the propeller of a plane (1915). * * …

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  • 2 Fokker, Anthony Herman Gerard — SUBJECT AREA: Aerospace [br] b. 6 April 1890 Kediri, Java, Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) d. 23 December 1939 New York, USA [br] Dutch designer of German fighter aircraft during the First World War and of many successful airliners during the… …

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  • 3 Fokker, Anthony Herman Gerard — ▪ Dutch aircraft manufacturer born April 6, 1890, Kediri, Java, Netherlands East Indies died Dec. 23, 1939, New York City  Dutch airman and pioneer aircraft manufacturer who, during World War I, produced more than 40 types of airplanes (designed… …

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  • 4 Anthony Herman Gerard Fokker — Anton Herman Gerard Anthony Fokker (* 6. April 1890 bei Kediri auf Java; † 23. Dezember 1939 in New York) war der berühmteste niederländische Flugzeugbauer. Biografie Anton Herman Gerard Fokker …

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  • 5 Anthony Herman Gerard Fokker — n. (1890 1939) Dutch born United States airplane manufacturer who established the Fokker Aircraft Corporation of America …

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  • 6 Fokker, Anthony — orig. Anton Herman Gerard Fokker born April 6, 1890, Kediri, Java, Netherlands East Indies died Dec. 23, 1939, New York, N.Y., U.S. Dutch U.S. aircraft designer and manufacturer. He built his first plane in 1910 and taught himself to fly. In 1912 …

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  • 7 Fokker, Anthony — orig. Anton Herman Gerard Fokker (6 abr. 1890, Kediri, Java, Indias Orientales Holandesas–23 dic. 1939, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Diseñador y fabricante de aviones estadounidense de origen holandés. Construyó su primer avión en 1910 y aprendió… …

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  • 8 FOKKER, Anthony (Anton Herman Gerard) — (1890–1939)    Self made aircraft manufacturer. Fokker’s father sent him for mechanics training in Germany in 1910, where he constructed his first propeller airplane, called the Spider. In 1912, he started Fokker Aeroplanbau, near Berlin. During… …

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  • 9 Anton Herman Gerard Fokker — Anton Herman Gerard Anthony Fokker (* 6. April 1890 bei Blitar auf Java; † 23. Dezember 1939 in New York) war ein berühmter niederländischer Flugzeughersteller. Leben Anton Herman Gerard Fokker …

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  • 10 Fokker — Rechtsform N. V. (Aktiengesellschaft) Gründung 22. Februar 1912 (Berlin Johannisthal) Auflösung …

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  • 11 Fokker — [fäk′ər] Anthony Herman Gerard 1890 1939; U.S. aircraft designer, born in Dutch East Indies: built airplanes for Germany & the Netherlands, 1911 21 …

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  • 12 Anthony Fokker — Anton Herman Gerard Anthony Fokker (* 6. April 1890 bei Kediri auf Java; † 23. Dezember 1939 in New York) war der berühmteste niederländische Flugzeugbauer. Biografie Anton Herman Gerard Fokker …

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  • 13 Fokker — Infobox Defunct Company company name = Fokker company slogan = fate = Bankruptcy successor = Stork N.V. foundation = 22 February, 1912 defunct = 1996 location = Amsterdam, the Netherlands industry = Aerospace key people = Anthony Fokker products …

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  • 14 Anthony Fokker — n. Anthony Herman Gerard Fokker (1890 1939), Dutch born United States airplane manufacturer who established the Fokker Aircraft Corporation of America …

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  • 15 Fokker — Fọkker,   Anthony Herman Gerard, niederländischer Flugzeugbauer, * Kediri (Java) 6. 4. 1890, ✝ New York 23. 12. 1939; gründete 1912 eine Flugzeugfabrik in Johannisthal bei Berlin, verlegte sie 1913 nach Schwerin und baute dort während des Ersten …

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  • 16 Fokker — n. family name; Anthony Herman Gerard Fokker (1890 1939), Dutch born United States airplane manufacturer who established the Fokker Aircraft Corporation of America …

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  • 17 Fokker — /fok euhr/; Du. /fok euhrdd/, n. 1. Anthony Herman Gerard Du. /ahn toh nee herdd mahn gay rddahrddt/, 1890 1939, Dutch airplane designer and builder. 2. an aircraft designed or built by Fokker, esp. as used by Germany in World War I. * * * …

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  • 18 Fokker — /fok euhr/; Du. /fok euhrdd/, n. 1. Anthony Herman Gerard Du. /ahn toh nee herdd mahn gay rddahrddt/, 1890 1939, Dutch airplane designer and builder. 2. an aircraft designed or built by Fokker, esp. as used by Germany in World War I …

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  • 19 Fokker — biographical name Anthony Herman Gerard 1890 1939 American (Dutch born) aircraft designer & builder …

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  • 20 Fokker — Fok•ker [[t]ˈfɒk ər[/t]] n. big Anthony Herman Gerard, 1890–1939, Dutch airplane designer and builder …

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