Formed, as Weser Flugzeugbau GmbH, aviation department of Deutsche Schiff- und Maschinenbau "Weser" AG. in 1934. Took over Rohrbach Metallflugzeugbau GmbH. Undertook contract manufacture during First World War for other manufacturers. Reconstituted in 1956 as the Finanz-und-Wervaltungs GmbH, reverting to Weser Flugzeugbau 1959. The company then built the Nord Noratlas under license from 1960, with Hamburger Flugzeugbau and Siebelwerke-ATG, under the name of Flugzeugbau Nord GmbH at Hamburg. In 1958, with Hamburger, Nord Aviation, and Dipl. Ing. Prof Walter Blume Leichtbau-und-Flugtechnik, it formed Arbeitsgemeinschaft Transall. Finally the company combined with Focke-Wulf Flugzeugbau in 1963, losing its individual identity entirely.

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