The strange flight of the Fokker F.2

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  1. Marcel

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    The fokker F.2 was one of the first passenger airplanes. With it's enclosed cabin it was a novelty in 1919 when it was designed. The Dutch KLM was very eager to purchase one or to. Unfortunately for them and for Fokker, the aircraft was build in Germany and because of the treaty of Versailles, Germany was not allowed to export aircraft. So a cunning plan was executed:
    From http://www.dutch-aviation.nl/index5/Civil/index5-2%20F2.html
     

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