Like many words in the English language, Falcon has taken on many meanings and often gets used for various projects and institutions.
- Falcon Bird of Prey Falcons are birds of prey in the genus Falco, which includes about 40 species. Falcons are widely distributed on all continents of the world except Antarctica, though closely related raptors did occur there in the Eocene. Falcons have exceptional eyesight, 2.6 times that of a normal person. The peregrine falcon is the fastest animal on earth - it can reach speeds of over 200 miles an hour.
- Falcon Anti-Fraud Software Blurb from their website FICO Falcon Fraud Manager provides core analytic processing power to handle an organisation's transactional fraud detection needs such as debt, credit, deposit, ePayments and mobile. It can be used to process events, develop strategies to detect fraud and create cases, and execute associated decision-making across an institution’s products, channels and customers.
- Falcon Private Bank is based in Zurich, Switzerland. You can rely on over 50 years of experience and dedication of talented individuals, devoted to excellence. Trust in their superior performance and in their financial strength and stability. They serve their clients from their headquarters in Zurich and have locations in Dubai, London and Luxembourg. Update: This bank seems to be closing !
- Falcon 9 Rocket Engine Falcon 9 is a two-stage-to-orbit medium lift launch vehicle designed and manufactured by SpaceX in the United States. It is powered by Merlin engines, also developed by SpaceX, burning liquid oxygen and rocket-grade kerosene propellants.