Advances in Manufacturing http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/39701/more en World’s Largest Engine Readied For Flight http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/world-s-largest-engine-readied-flight <div class="node-body article-body">The GE9X engine for the Boeing 777X has been mounted on General Electric's 747-400 flying testbed, marking a key milestone toward the beginning of test flights around the end of the year.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/world-s-largest-engine-readied-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/world-s-largest-engine-readied-flight#comments Advances in Manufacturing New Civil Aircraft Propulsion Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Top Stories Suppliers Top Story - Home AWIN Global photograph Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:03:00 +0000 1717951 at http://aviationweek.com General Electric Japan Works On Extensive Bonding Of Fighter Parts http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/japan-works-extensive-bonding-fighter-parts <div class="field-deck"> Major assemblies of a fighter could be created with adhesive </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gluing detail parts together would reduce mass because the adhesive has little weight and pieces can be thinner than those connected by fasteners.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/japan-works-extensive-bonding-fighter-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/japan-works-extensive-bonding-fighter-parts#comments Advances in Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Technology Defense Asia Pacific AWST Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1717341 at http://aviationweek.com Bradley Perrett/AW&ST Additive Manufacturing Seen As Secret Sauce At GE http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/additive-manufacturing-seen-secret-sauce-ge <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Additive manufacturing is where GE Aviation and its parent may achieve the next breakthrough in business performance, according to a leading executive.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/additive-manufacturing-seen-secret-sauce-ge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/additive-manufacturing-seen-secret-sauce-ge#comments Advances in Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation AWST North America Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:10:00 +0000 1715501 at http://aviationweek.com ViaSat Leaps In Satellite Capability http://aviationweek.com/technology/viasat-leaps-satellite-capability <div class="field-deck"> How ViaSat pushes the envelope on satellite design </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How ViaSat is pushing the boundaries of satellite connectivity. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/viasat-leaps-satellite-capability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/viasat-leaps-satellite-capability#comments Advances in Manufacturing Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Technology Satellite Communications AWST Global Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:20:00 +0000 1618561 at http://aviationweek.com Virgin America World View Enterprises: Era Of Stratospheric Exploitation Underway http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/world-view-enterprises-era-stratospheric-exploitation-underway <div class="node-body article-body">Human-rated and sensor-carrying stratospheric balloon flight development picks up pace. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/world-view-enterprises-era-stratospheric-exploitation-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/world-view-enterprises-era-stratospheric-exploitation-underway#comments Advances in Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Technology Technology AWST North America Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1589471 at http://aviationweek.com World View In Pictures: First Boeing 737-9 Noses Toward Rollout http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout <div class="node-body gallery-body">Boeing is close to unveiling the 737-9, the second member of its new CFM Leap-1B powered MAX family. The first aircraft is set for roll out at the end of the month and will likely make its first flight in April.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout#comments Advances in Manufacturing New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:38:00 +0000 1581941 at http://aviationweek.com Embry-Riddle's E-Spirit of St. Louis Test Run http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/embry-riddles-e-spirit-st-louis-test-run <div class="node-body video-body">Graduate students perform a test-run of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's E-Spirit of St. Louis all-electric two-seater. The modified Diamond HK36, planned for first flight in May coincident with the 90th anniversary of Charles Lindbergh's solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean, has a 150 hp Yasa liquid cooled automotive electric engine and is designed for an endurance of 1 hr and 45 min using Lithium ion battery packs and custom-designed cooling systems.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/embry-riddles-e-spirit-st-louis-test-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advances-manufacturing/embry-riddles-e-spirit-st-louis-test-run#comments Advances in Manufacturing Technology Thu, 02 Feb 2017 18:49:00 +0000 1575751 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Tackles Fuel-Burn Reduction On Legacy Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-tackles-fuel-burn-reduction-legacy-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Shark and seal skins, even speed skater’s suits, are inspiring drag-reduction technologies eyed for coating U.S. Air Force transports and tankers to curb jet fuel consumption.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-tackles-fuel-burn-reduction-legacy-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-tackles-fuel-burn-reduction-legacy-aircraft#comments Advances in Manufacturing Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Technology AW.com Technology North America Thu, 26 Jan 2017 19:40:00 +0000 1571321 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Airbus To 3-D Print Airframe Structures http://aviationweek.com/technology/airbus-3-d-print-airframe-structures <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus buys an electron-beam additive manufacturing machine to 3-D-print titanium airframe structural components for production aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/airbus-3-d-print-airframe-structures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/airbus-3-d-print-airframe-structures#comments Advances in Manufacturing Commercial Aviation Technology AW.com Technology Global Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:52:00 +0000 1565661 at http://aviationweek.com Sciaky How To Prepare Aerospace Workers For Factory Of The Future http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/how-prepare-aerospace-workers-factory-future <div class="node-body article-body">Dassault Systemes is working with Wichita State University to find the best ways to train and attract qualified personnel for future aerospace manufacturing.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/how-prepare-aerospace-workers-factory-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/how-prepare-aerospace-workers-factory-future#comments Advances in Manufacturing Connected Aerospace Commercial Aviation Technology Manufacturing AWST North America Wed, 04 Jan 2017 19:40:00 +0000 1562031 at http://aviationweek.com