Rolls-Royce increases ceramic composites research

Credit: Rolls-Royce
UK engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce is to increase its presence in California with a $30 million investment in a new 62,000 sq. ft. facility for research and development of ceramic matrix composite (CMC) materials and processes for future engine components. Derby-based Rolls-Royce bought privately...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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