Airframers Look For Ways To Recycle Composite Components

Just as the aluminum industry profits by turning one soda can into another, aircraft manufacturers are waiting for the day when composite scrap from their assembly lines, or parts reclaimed at an aircraft’s end-of-life, can be made flyable again. Composites have played a weight-saving role on such...

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