Digital Aircraft Structures Could Reduce Weight, Save Fuel

Credit: NASA
Creating images from digital pixels revolutionized photography. Producing structures from “digital” building blocks could transform how aircraft are manufactured, and improve how they perform, says a team of NASA, university and industry researchers. The team is developing an architecture where the...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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