UK major players set to take centre stage at this year’s Subcon

Make UK CEO, Stephen Phipson CBE will present a state of the industry address at Subcon this September, one of many highlights of this year’s conference programme that also includes sessions on sustainability, e-vehicles, additive manufacturing, industrialising innovation, managing the cost of supply chain disruption and the skills gap.
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RAF takes off with mixed reality

Senior commanders in the Royal Air Force (RAF) have been shown by experts at the AMRC how the same Industry 4.0 digital technologies that have drastically changed how NASA astronauts perform duties in orbit could transform how the RAF operates and trains its workforce.
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Bouncing back to normality

Tim Paddison, managing director of tooling, workstations, storage and PPE specialists Hoffmann Group UK, looks at how the aerospace industry can bounce back post-pandemic.
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Tooling that shapes tomorrow

With innovation at its heart, milling cutter specialists, Hofmann & Vratny is producing tooling today that will help shape the aerospace manufacturing world of tomorrow.
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Microchip announces baseless power module family development

In the race to reduce aircraft emissions, developers increasingly are moving toward more efficient designs including electrical systems that replace today’s pneumatics and hydraulics powering everything from on-board alternators to actuators and Auxiliary Power Units (APUs).
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CBE+ expands its integrated service offering

Chesterfield-based manufacturer, CBE+ says it has recently acquired new machinery and team members from Aerodyn. It’s the most recent investment in the engineering company’s bid to expand its multitude of world-class complementary capabilities.
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Event hails a sustainable future

Fluency Marketing’s managing director, Gemma Smith explains why the International Composites Summit is all set to reinvent the global supply chain and help enable a sustainable future. 
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Cutting through lead-times

Nikolaus Fecht reports on how Krüger Aviation relies on a 5-axis CNC gantry milling machine for plastics finishing from HG Grimme SysTech.
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The universe is calling

Demand for qualified parts for space is increasing, as RF communication goes into orbit and beyond. According to Bel Fuse’s product manager, Tibor Urbanek there’s no doubt that space is big business.
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Watch this space!

In a Q&A session, Fluency Marketing’s managing director and SpaceAM conference and exhibition organiser, Gemma Smith previews an exclusive event that will highlight the use of advanced materials in space technology.
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