Aircraft And Engine Suppliers Are Replacing Russian Titanium

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Manufacturers of everything from brackets to landing gear are adding alternative sources for titanium to lessen their reliance on Russian suppliers.
Credit: Sean Broderick/AW&ST
The push by Western manufacturers to lessen their reliance on Russian-supplied titanium is bearing fruit, with little evidence of major disruptions to manufacturing or delivery schedules. Vendors see uptick in aerospace business Parts qualification is considered a pacing item “The situation in...

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