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Aerospace manufacturer faces sixth week of strike action at UK factory

An international aerospace manufacturer is facing its sixth week of industrial action at its UK factory amid an ongoing pay dispute with employees. Nicholson's Sealing Technologies, which makes rotary and fixed wing platforms for commercial and military use - among other products for the automoti...

Airbus to utilise 3D printing in aircraft parts manufacturing

Materialise has today announced their qualification by Airbus to manufacture flight-ready parts using laser sintering technology. The material used in the process, produced by EOS, is a flame-retardant polyamide (PA 2241 FR). With this development, Materialise and EOS become the first suppliers ...

Fracture toughness of the material for aircraft construction is increased by 1.5 times

Scientists from NUST MISIS have found a way to increase the fracture toughness of silicon carbide, a promising structural material for the production of refractory parts, by 1.5 times. Such results were achieved due to the formation of reinforcing nanofibers in the structure. In the future, the tech...

ORIX Aviation Systems Limited joins the Aviation Working Group

ORIX Aviation has announced that it has accepted an invitation to join the Aviation Working Group (AWG), a not-for-profit entity boasting an international membership that comprises major aviation manufacturers, leasing companies and financial institutions contributing to the development of policie...

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