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The Argus 411 was a twelve-cylinder, air-cooled, inverted-Vee aircraft engine developed in Germany during World War II. It was a refined and more powerful version of the Argus 410. Most 411 production was undertaken by Renault in occupied Paris, these engines used to power the Siebel Si 204. It developed 450 kW (600 hp) at 3,300 rpm Argus Motoren was a German aircraft engine manufacturing firm, known for their series of small inverted_V engines and the pulsejet used on the V1 flying bomb. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... Renault S.A. is a French vehicle manufacturer producing cars, vans, buses, tractors, and trucks. ... City flag City coat of arms Motto: Fluctuat nec mergitur (Latin: Tossed by the waves, she does not sink) Paris Eiffel tower as seen from the esplanade du Trocadéro. ... Siebel Si 204, Aviation Museum Prague Kbely The Siebel Si 204 was a small twin-engined transport and school aircraft developed during World War II. It was based on the Fh 104. ...

Following the end of World War II, Renault continued to manufacture the engine as the Renault 12S.


  • Gunston, Bill (1986). World Encyclopedia of Aero Engines. Wellingborough: Patrick Stephens, 16, 130. 

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Argus Motoren - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (296 words)
Argus Motoren was a German aircraft engine manufacturing firm, known for their series of small inverted-V engines and the pulsejet used on the V1 flying bomb.
Most famous of these designs are the Argus As 10, used in the Fieseler Fi 156 Storch, and the Argus As 410, used on many German trainers, including the Arado Ar 96.
Argus As III, 6-cylinder upright inline, used in WWI aircraft
Times Argus: Vermont News & Information (929 words)
Those behind Wireless 411 say there's a growing number of people who have dumped landline phones for cell phones and a large group of small-business operators — from plumbers to real estate agents — who use only cell phones to communicate with their customers.
In a survey conducted by her agency earlier this year, 52 percent of the respondents said they would list their cell-phone numbers in a 411 database if there were safeguards to protect their privacy.
When a caller dials 411, the operator will see that a cell-phone number is listed and will be able to connect the caller with the cell number from Qsent's database.
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