Zone: Aerospace Composites
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The aerospace market is one of the largest and arguably the most important to the composites industry. Commercial aircraft, military craft, helicopters, business jets, general aviation aircraft and space craft all make substantial use of composites, both inside and outside.


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Aviation Outlook: Composites in General Aviation 2011-2020

As the general aviation (GA) segment emerges from the recessionary storm clouds, GA manufacturers and the composites supply chain that supports them should see sunny days … with some clouds and a chance of rain.
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Spread-tow fabrics: better than traditional reinforcements in aerospace applications? CompositesWorld

As most readers of CompositesWorld know, there’s a lot happening in the area of spread-tow fabrics. Nevertheless, aerospace adoption has been slow because of a lack of analytical tools and performance tests, particularly impact tests.

The Freedonia Group: composites demand to reach $10 billion CompositesWorld

High performance composite demand from aerospace applications will rise at a more moderate pace, but the industry will experience tailwinds from wind energy and pressure vessels.

Airlander 10 completes first flight CompositesWorld

The composites-intensive aircraft met all test objectives during the flight.

Axiom Materials receives investment from private equity firm CompositesWorld

The investment is designed to help accelerate the company’s growth through manufacturing improvements, key personnel additions and R&D-driven innovation.

The resurgence of GLARE CompositesWorld

Airbus pursues fiber metal laminates for future narrowbody construction, citing cost, weight, repair and lightning strike benefits.

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