Air New Zealand Taps Potential Of 3-D Printing

AUCKLAND—Air New Zealand is taking an innovative approach to parts supply by making its own fold-down cocktail trays using 3-D printing. The carrier says that while manufacturers such as Boeing use 3-D printing, it is not aware of any other airline using this technology—also known as additive layer...

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