Boeing Achieves First With 3D-Printed Satellite Antenna

Credit: Boeing
Boeing has integrated an additively manufactured metal control antenna into the soon-to-be-launched AMOS 17 geostationary communications spacecraft. This marks the first known use of the advanced process for making a mission-critical functional component as well as a key milestone for the company’s...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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