Aerospace Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Sep 15, 2022
The industry is leaning on technology to handle pandemic recovery, but is that just further hollowing out the workforce?
Sep 15, 2022
Optomec and Acme Manufacturing have developed a new automated work cell to repair titanium compressor blades more efficiently than through traditional processes.
Sep 15, 2022
All F-35 deliveries remain halted until the Pentagon approves a waiver or an alternative source enters the supply chain in late October.
Sep 09, 2022
Never fully realized, many of thes projects laid the groundwork for future breakthroughs.
Sep 08, 2022
Northrop Grumman quietly developed a nickel-alloy combustor that could unlock a decades-long hurdle to rapid propulsion.
Sep 12, 2022
The challenges involved in electrifying aviation powertrains remain considerable, but an important developmental corner may have been turned, according to Rolls-Royce.
Sep 12, 2022
Virgin Galactic is reviewing initial responses to RFPs for structural and systems components for the company’s planned new Delta-class spaceplanes as it looks ahead to serial production.
Sep 07, 2022
As freighter conversions accelerate, main deck doors, rollers and floors are being designed with features for greater efficiencies.
Sep 06, 2022
The move signals the growing importance of electric power in new aircraft designs.
Sep 04, 2022
The funding was awarded by the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration.
Sep 02, 2022
Transferring integrated model-based system engineering (MBE) tools for aircraft design and production to the commercial sector is no slam-dunk.
Sep 01, 2022
Problems with a part wearing prematurely led CFM International to recommend special monitoring of a Leap-1B performance parameter, and European regulators will mandate the work.
Sep 01, 2022
The largest Russian manufacturer of commercial aircraft has seen its first-half losses increase tenfold.