Farman
biographical name Henri 1874-1958 & his brother Maurice 1877-1964 French pioneer aviators & airplane manufacturers

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  • Farman — (homonymie)  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différentes personnes partageant un même patronyme. Patronyme Dick Farman (1872 1940), ingénieur aéronautique. Henri Farman (1874 1958), pionnier de l aviation et constructeur d avions.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Farman —   [far mã], Henri, französischer Flugpionier und Flugzeugkonstrukteur, * Paris 26. 5. 1874, ✝ ebenda 18. 7. 1958; stellte 1908 10 mehrere Flugrekorde auf; baute mit seinem Bruder Maurice (* 1877, ✝ 1964) die ersten Doppeldecker und gründete 1912… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Farman — (Henri) (1874 1958) et son frère Maurice (1877 1964), aviateurs et constructeurs d avions français, d origine brit. Henri effectua le prem. vol avec passager (1908) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • farman — var. firman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Farman — Das Unternehmen Farman war ein französischer Automobil und Flugzeughersteller. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Flugzeugproduktion 2 Flugzeugmodelle 3 Automobilproduktion 4 Automodelle …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Farman — This name derives from the Olde English pre 7th Century foeger meaning fair or lovely , plus mann , a man, and was originally given either as a descriptive nickname to a particulary handsome man or as an occupational name to the servant of one… …   Surnames reference

  • farman — noun variant of firman …   English new terms dictionary

  • fárman — a m (ȃ) star. župljan, faran: župnik se je jezil na svoje farmane …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • Farman — A vehicle brand of which the 1925 1948 models with required application are classic car …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Farman Aviation Works — was an aeronautic enterprise founded and run by the brothers Henry and Maurice Farman.They designed and constructed aircraft from 1908 until 1936; during the French nationalization and rationalization of its aerospace industry, Farman s assets… …   Wikipedia

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