The General Aviation / Fokker XA-7
was a prototype attack aircraft
ordered in December 1929, and first flown in January 1931 by Fokker
and then General Aviation Corporation
after it bought Fokker-America in 1930, and entered in a competition held by the United States Army
. However, the Curtiss A-8
won the competition, and A-7 development was not continued.
The XA-7 was a two-seat low-wing all-metal monoplane design. It featured a thick cantilever wing, tunnel radiator and two closely spaced open cockpits.
Specifications (Fokker XA-7)