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*Dutch Planemaker Fokker Ends Bankruptcy*  
User currently offlinePezetaroi From Mexico, joined Dec 2003, 73 posts, RR: 0
Posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 2118 times:

Doubts with spare parts for the F-70/100??? Check this out...

Dutch planemaker Fokker, was finally wound up on Friday eight years after it went bankrupt.
The Commercial Court of Amsterdam declared the bankruptcy of NV Koninklijke Vliegtuigenfabriek Fokker as ended on Friday morning, together with two other Fokker companies, with just 69 million euros (USD$82 million) left to distribute among creditors.
Engineering group Stork assures the maintenance of the hundreds of Fokker planes still in operation.

(Reuters) April 23, 2004


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User currently offlineJoseMEX From Mexico, joined Oct 1999, 1539 posts, RR: 24
Reply 1, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 2080 times:



Well, so this is definitely it. I can't believe it's already been eight years since they went bankrupt.


User currently offlineLeviticus From New Zealand, joined Oct 2007, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 1904 times:

Didn't some other company buy Fokker just before they went out of business ? Maybe we should call on one of our Dutch friends to clarify some things  Smile

User currently offlineTripple7 From Netherlands, joined Aug 1999, 539 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 1848 times:

Yup, DaimlerChrysler bought Fokker before it went out of business. I am not sure if it was Daimler or already DaimlerChrysler. Anyway the CEO of Daimler at that time (forgot his name) called Fokker the "Love Baby" of the company at the moment of the takeover. Sadly, they were lying and forced Fokker to go banktrupt.

User currently offlineSNBA319 From Netherlands, joined Oct 2003, 298 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 12 hours ago) and read 1760 times:

Stork, the engineering company, own the remains of this fallen apart love baby.
http://www.fokker.com

They take care of all service related to the operation of Fokkers around the world.

So this must mean Rekkof can finally take over the name Fokker??? Big grin


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