Category: Features

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Photo chemical etching can machine metals that conventional processes find too difficult

For designers looking to manufacture burr and stress free metal parts with complex geometries, maintain…

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The construction of light

Aerospace Manufacturing hears how FARO’s laser templating technology supports the composites industry to streamline assembly…

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The composite cutting craft

In this Q&A, Dr Peter Müller-Hummel, senior manager business development aerospace and composites at Mapal,…

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Design engineering in a virtual world

Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director at industrial obsolete automation equipment supplier EU Automation, discusses how virtual…

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Adhesives bridge the automation gap

Mike Richardson met with Henkel’s global key account manager, aerospace, Guido Adolph during the recent…

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Tooling to mould and die for!

Mike Richardson caught up with Ascent Aerospace’s director of technical engineering, Colin Birtles during the…

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The finishing touch!

Rösler’s aerospace projects manager, Tony Pugh reveals how the company’s surface finishing and preparation products…

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A flying finish for airbus!

Multi-function surface testing facility installed by George Koch provides an innovative solution to help Airbus…

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Nadcap certification of metal 3D printing in aerospace

Achieving the highest quality standards is crucial in the aviation industry, where even the smallest…

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Keeping the chips flying

John Reed is retiring in April after 36 years in the computer-aided manufacture market. Until…

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Core competence gets additive

Modern gas turbine blades rely on intricate internal air cooling passageways to keep them from…

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The art of refinement

James Careless discovers how 25 years on, productivity improvements continue to drive Bombardier’s CRJ aircraft…

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Mission-critical assurance – off the shelf!

MEN Mikro Elektronik reveals how to achieve avionics design assurance levels - off the shelf.…

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April comment: Time to bang the drum

Wave the flags and beat your chests with nationalistic pride. This year heralds a perfect…

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Recycle today for a better tomorrow

Tom Hitchings, TenCate Advanced Composites’ head of business development - aircraft interiors, asks whether, at…

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Doing more with less

Quintiq’s business unit director, Koen Jacobs looks at how best to bolster customer satisfaction through…

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Rising to the challenge through close collaboration

Frank Zycinski, Plexus’ market sector vice-president, EMEA explains why the secret to achieving the greatest…

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It’s a win-win with TwinBin!

TwinBin has taken off throughout the USA and Mexico thanks to the partnership between Hurst…

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Machine tool systems for digital factories

Aerospace Manufacturing hears how, through a partnership with Siemens, DMG Mori now offers its customers…

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Specimen cutting set to saw!

Sharp & Tappin’s CNC composite plate saws are helping to revolutionise the production of test…

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Smarter coatings for surfaces

Mankiewicz has been producing paints for aircraft applications for more than 40 years. Ed Hill…

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The countdown to ILA Berlin begins

The global aerospace industry will come together at ILA Berlin this April to witness revolutionary…

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Take a look on the inside

Polly Magraw, exhibition manager of Aircraft Interiors Expo looks ahead to what visitors can expect…

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Hybrid engines power the future

Cyient’s senior vice-president aerospace & defence, Anand Parameswaran discusses hybrid engines, one of the most…