Record-breaking Airlander 10 makes historic first flight

Airlander 10 has successfully finished its first flight after completing all objectives. Its first flight is a historic success and marks the commencement of Airlander 10’s Flight Test Programme which is expected to last for a number of months. After this the aircraft will begin a series of trials and demonstrations with prospective customers.

Beaver Aerospace & Defense upgrades machining centre

Beaver Aerospace & Defense, a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and specialist in the design and manufacturing of custom ball screws for commercial and military aircraft, has announced that it has upgraded its machining centre with two new 4-axis ecoMill 1100 V Mori Seiki machines.

New website for MACH 2018

With the dust settled on a successful MACH 2016, the exhibition team at the MTA has launched a new website and announced that the ballot process for MACH 2018 is now open.

New CNC milling machining centres installed at TWM Technology

Specialist aerospace parts manufacturer, TWM Technology, has taken delivery of two new vertical CNC milling machining centres and associated tooling and workholding. This forms the latest stage of a £250,000 investment programme designed to improve capacity, capability and efficiency at the company.