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Helvetic Airways sells fleet of 5 Fokker 100 aircraft

Helvetic Airways announces the sale of the fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft and the entirety of Helvetic’s spare engines, spare parts and tooling to...

Helvetic Airways says goodbye to its legendary Fokker F100

On 14 June 2019, Swiss airline Helvetic Airways said goodbye to its legendary Fokker 100, after a tour over Switzerland and a flight to...

Iran Air Fokker 100 performs main gear-up landing at Tehran-Mehrabad Airport

On 19 March, an Iran Air Fokker 100 (EP-IDG) was operating domestic flight IR215 between Qeshm and Tehran-Mehrabad (Iran). On the first approach, the...

The Netherlands marks 100 years of aviation

Towards a sustainable future Aviation pioneers KLM, GKN Fokker and the Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) today jointly marked their centenary at the EYE Film Museum...

Fokker sells its shares in Sabca to Dassault

According to Belgian financial newspaper L'Echo, Dutch group Fokker Aerospace sold its 43.57% stake in Belgian aerospace supplier Sabca to Dassault Belgique Aviation for...

Transavia installs sustainable winglets in partnership with GKN Fokker Techniek

On 12 February 2019, Transavia equipped the first Boeing 737-800 (PH-HSK) with new Split Scimitar Winglets in partnership with GKN Fokker Techniek. This is...

King Willem-Alexander will be present at the celebration of 100 years of aviation in the Netherlands

KLM, NLR (Dutch Aerospace Centre) and GKN Fokker celebrate their one-hundredth anniversary in 2019. In honour of their respective anniversaries, they organise the event '100...

GKN Aerospace sells the 1000th Electronic Flight Bag solution to Hi Fly

GKN Fokker Services has sold its 1000th Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) solution for iPad® to European wet-lease specialist airline Hi Fly, one of the...

Historical flight from Schiphol for Fokker S-11 aircraft

Exactly 70 years ago, the Fokker S-11 embarked on its first test flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The plane was transported on a flat-bottomed...

Farewell Fokker 70 at Luxembourg Airport

After a shared history of 97 years, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines phased out its last Fokker F70 aircraft. Therefore lux-Airport celebrated the last KLM...

[Trip report] Flying SWISS between Brussels Airport and Zurich on board Fokker 100 and Bombardier CS100

My yearly meeting with my physical limits: Ironman 70.3 Rapperswil !! And a nice opportunity to visit my brother and his family. So we...

Boeing Business Jets and GKN Aerospace Fokker introduce Skyview panoramic window

Largest-ever passenger jet window available on new BBJs, retrofit on existing BBJs Boeing Business Jets announced today it will work with GKN Aerospace's Fokker business...

Bombardier and Fokker renew agreement to support Dash 8/Q Series 100/200/300 aircraft

ABACUS FLY program improves cost predictability and parts availability for aircraft operators Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced that it has renewed a strategic alliance with...

Mergers: European Commission clears acquisition of Fokker Technologies by GKN

The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of Fokker Technologies of the Netherlands by GKN of the United Kingdom. GKN...

GKN agrees to acquire Fokker Technologies for €706 million

• Further strengthening leading Tier 1 aerospace supplier • Compelling combination with an enhanced multi-technology portfolio • Broadening geographic footprint in Europe, North America and Asia • Fokker...