Japan Works On Extensive Bonding Of Fighter Parts

Credit: Bradley Perrett/AW&ST
Japan’s defense ministry and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) are working on a bonding technology that would largely eliminate fasteners from aircraft structures, thereby greatly reducing weight. The work is part of research for a possible indigenous or internationally developed aircraft to meet...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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