U.S. Navy Rapidly Delivers T-6 3D Printed Parts

The U.S. Navy rapidly delivered and approved the use of additive manufactured dorsal assembly ribs to keep T-6B Texan II training aircraft in the air. Following a series of routine inspections the service determined the aircraft’s ribs needed to be replaced, a Sept. 20 service statement says. The...

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