Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/31991/more en Wearable AR Comes To Aerospace Manufacturing http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/wearable-ar-comes-aerospace-manufacturing <div class="node-body article-body">Monitors and tablets are common sights from machine shops to assembly lines, but alone they do not make the hands-on human part of the digital thread. Augmented reality (AR) can.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/wearable-ar-comes-aerospace-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/wearable-ar-comes-aerospace-manufacturing#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing AWIN_BizAv AW.com Business Aviation Top Stories North America Tue, 07 Nov 2017 04:53:00 +0000 1709021 at http://aviationweek.com Expect Asia-Pacific To Emerge As Stronger Aerospace Manufacturing Force http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/expect-asia-pacific-emerge-stronger-aerospace-manufacturin <div class="field-byline"> Lee Ann Shay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Did you ever doubt that aerospace is a global business? If so, consider that there’s “no aircraft in production that has content exclusively from an OEM’s region,” says Subhranshu Sekhar Das, Frost & Sullivan’s VP and practice head aerospace.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/expect-asia-pacific-emerge-stronger-aerospace-manufacturin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/expect-asia-pacific-emerge-stronger-aerospace-manufacturin#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing MRO AW.com MRO Top Stories Wed, 01 Nov 2017 11:56:00 +0000 1707461 at http://aviationweek.com Europe Begins Laminar-Flow Flight Tests For Future Airline http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/europe-begins-laminar-flow-flight-tests-future-airline <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Flights of a modified Airbus A340 are the most representative tests yet of natural laminar flow and will determine if the drag-reducing design is practical. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/europe-begins-laminar-flow-flight-tests-future-airline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/europe-begins-laminar-flow-flight-tests-future-airline#comments Aircraft Design Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST Europe Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:20:00 +0000 1694961 at http://aviationweek.com P. Pigeyre/Airbus New Sensors, Payloads Expanding Small UAS Capabilities http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/new-sensors-payloads-expanding-small-uas-capabilities <div class="field-deck"> Small tactical unmanned aircraft have become essential to military operations. Now they are getting smarter. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electronics miniaturization coupled with propulsion and airframe upgrades are making smaller unmanned aircraft increasing capable in a widening range of roles. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/new-sensors-payloads-expanding-small-uas-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/new-sensors-payloads-expanding-small-uas-capabilities#comments Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Technology AW.com ISR North America Fri, 29 Sep 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1692261 at http://aviationweek.com Textron Systems Next-Generation Overhaul Strategies http://aviationweek.com/mro/next-generation-overhaul-strategies <div class="field-byline"> Alex Derber </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><img src="http://www.mro-network.com/sites/mro-network.com/files/styles/hp_top_stories_main_standard/public/Next-Generation%20Overhaul%20Strategies.jpg?itok=lN_lbxrk" /><br /><p>Despite some well-publicized early shop visits for PW1100G engines, the first wave of overhauls for the new generation of turbofans is many years away.</p> <p>Nonetheless, both Pratt &amp; Whitney and CFM are busy preparing their global maintenance networks to support the geared turbofan (GTF) and LEAP engines.</p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/next-generation-overhaul-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/next-generation-overhaul-strategies#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing MRO MRO Top Stories AWIN Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:30:00 +0000 1682221 at http://aviationweek.com Industry Leaders Enter Market For Inspection By Drone http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/industry-leaders-enter-market-inspection-drone <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Multi-industry companies armed with knowledge of infrastructure, robotics and AI are betting that their broad expertise can win them a share of the burgeoning robotic inspection market. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/industry-leaders-enter-market-inspection-drone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/industry-leaders-enter-market-inspection-drone#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST North America Fri, 08 Sep 2017 07:55:00 +0000 1681171 at http://aviationweek.com GE Oil & Gas GE Startup Avitas Deploys AI for Drone Inspections http://aviationweek.com/technology/ge-startup-avitas-deploys-ai-drone-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">GE startup Avitas Systems is taking artificial intelligence into the field to automate and optimize the inspection of industrial assets by drones and robots.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/ge-startup-avitas-deploys-ai-drone-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/ge-startup-avitas-deploys-ai-drone-inspections#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing Business Aviation Technology Business Aviation Top Stories Technology Top Story - Home AWIN North America Thu, 07 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0000 1680721 at http://aviationweek.com GE Oil & Gas Exploiting Turboprop Data For Smarter Maintenance http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/exploiting-turboprop-data-smarter-maintenance <div class="field-byline"> Henry Canaday </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most discussions of using data analytics for better maintenance focus on newer aircraft. But sometimes a lot can be done to tap data on legacy models to improve maintenance.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/exploiting-turboprop-data-smarter-maintenance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/exploiting-turboprop-data-smarter-maintenance#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing MRO MRO Top Stories AWIN Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:56:00 +0000 1674341 at http://aviationweek.com AFI KLM E&M Deploys Robotics, Eyes Further Developments http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/afi-klm-em-deploys-robotics-eyes-further-developments <div class="field-byline"> James Pozzi </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AFI KLM E&M is rolling out robotics and automated technologies across its operations for inspection and other purposes.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/afi-klm-em-deploys-robotics-eyes-further-developments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/afi-klm-em-deploys-robotics-eyes-further-developments#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing MRO MRO Top Stories AWIN Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:35:00 +0000 1672671 at http://aviationweek.com Sciaky To Adopt Siemens Software For Additive Manufacturing Tech http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/sciaky-adopt-siemens-software-additive-manufacturing-tec-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Additive manufacturing provider Sciaky has chosen Siemens’ product life cycle management software to support its Electronic Beam Additive Manufacturing technology. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/sciaky-adopt-siemens-software-additive-manufacturing-tec-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/sciaky-adopt-siemens-software-additive-manufacturing-tec-0#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing AWIN_Defense AWIN_Space AW.com Business Defense Top Stories Space Top Stories North America Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:11:00 +0000 1672001 at http://aviationweek.com <p>This titanium propellant tank for satellite deployment was 3D printed using Sciaky&rsquo;s EBAM technology: Lockheed Martin</p>