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Understandably, Mother Fokker was most upset about Anthony death.
On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: December 23rd

Posted December 23, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

The deaths of two aviation greats; Andrei Tupolev in 1972 and Anthony Fokker in 1939. The B-1 Lancer makes its first flight in 1974, the first dogfight with a UAV in 2002 and the crashes of Azerbaijan Flight 217 in 2005 and Alitalia Flight 4128 in 1978.

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