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.
CGTech helps demystify the process of programming automated composite machinery by introducing the key components of machine independent off-line programming software.
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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Aerospace-related job opportunities at The R.J. Marshall Co., AIJ Executive Search, KIHOMAC, Hexcel and Toray Composites (America) Inc.Wabash to offer EconCore's composite technology in North America CompositesWorld
Wabash National has the exclusive rights to manufacture and sell certain honeycomb sandwich material configurations from EconCore in the containment and transportation industries in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.Web Industries receives Boeing performance award CompositesWorld
Slit tape and prepreg formatter Web Industries receives a Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award for superior performance over a 12-month period.Composite Recycling Technology Center receives $1.73 million state grant CompositesWorld
The grant will be used to purchase and install equipment to recycle carbon fiber scrap from the aerospace industry into value-added products.NTPT thin ply carbon fiber picked for space telescope CompositesWorld
The 20m diameter Thin Aperture Light Collector (TALC) space telescope will feature significantly improved sensitivity and resolution.