Fokker Technologies is a leading global aerospace specialist that designs, develops and manufactures highly engineered aircraft systems to aircraft manufacturers and provides through-life aircraft fleet support services. Fokker's main advantage is its capability to approach aircraft systems design from the perspective of an aircraft manufacturer and understanding the aircraft and its operation as a whole.
The company operates through its principal units
- Fokker Aerostructures: light-weight aerostructures f.e. tails, wing components, fuselage panels
- Fokker Elmo: elecrical wiring- and interconnect- systems
- Fokker Landing Gear: landing gear
- Fokker Services: aircraft- and parts- availablity services
Fokker's engineering capabilities are based on its 100 year heritage and knowledge of complete aircraft manufacturing. As a recognized innovation leader, Fokker is involved as a sole supplier to 75 commercial- as well as defense- aircraft types. Lightweight materials such as Glare (glass fibre reinforced aluminum) and thermoplastics in aerostructures, composites in landing gear, the unique WDMS for the design, production and configuration management of electrical systems, the use of LED lighting in aircraft and the Electronic Flight Bag Solution for the iPad are a perfect fit with the ambition to innovate and at the same time reduce the environmental footprint of the aerospace industry.
Headquartered in Papendrecht, the Netherlands, Fokker operates facilities in the Netherlands, Romania, Turkey, Canada, Mexico, USA, Singapore and China.