Aerospace Materials News RSS Feed - Aerospace Materials

TenCate Advanced Composites Signs Long Term Supply Agreement with Kestrel Aircraft for New All Composite Turboprop Kestrel K-350

TenCate Advanced Composites North America, a leading global composite materials company for space and aerospace applications, have signed a long term composite materials supply agreement with Kestrel Aircraft, headquartered in Superior (Wisconsin), United States of America. [More]

TenCate Cetex® Thermoplastic Composites Featured on Airbus A350 XWB

TenCate Advanced Composites, a leading global composite materials company for aerospace applications, is a key supplier of thermoplastic composite materials for the Airbus A350 XWB, which completed a significant milestone event today with the first commercial delivery to Qatar Airways. [More]
VSE Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Four Business Units from Killick Aerospace Group

VSE Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Four Business Units from Killick Aerospace Group

VSE Corporation announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire four business units from Killick Aerospace Group, consisting of Prime Turbines (including both U.S. and Germany-based operations), CT Aerospace, Kansas Aviation and Air Parts & Supply Co. The companies to be acquired specialize in maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services and parts supply for corporate and regional jet aircraft engines and engine accessories. [More]
CPI Aero Receives DLA Resume Work Notice for F-16 Wing Component Contract

CPI Aero Receives DLA Resume Work Notice for F-16 Wing Component Contract

CPI Aerostructures, Inc. today announced that it has received a notice from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to resume work on its previously announced contract to provide structural wing components and logistical support for F-16 aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul operations (MRO). [More]
AEROLIA SAS Honors Hexcel with Best Research & Technology Partner Award

AEROLIA SAS Honors Hexcel with Best Research & Technology Partner Award

Hexcel has been presented with an award for “Best Research & Technology Partner” by AEROLIA SAS (Stelia Aerospace), acknowledging the strong collaboration between the companiesin demonstrating the potential of HiTape® technology for next generation aircraft primary structures. [More]
NASA's Langley to Test Composite Multi-Bay Box Delivered by Super Guppy Plane

NASA's Langley to Test Composite Multi-Bay Box Delivered by Super Guppy Plane

NASA’s Super Guppy plane has hauled a huge composite fuselage cross-section from Long Beach, California to the Langley Research Center in Virginia for testing. This plane resembles a giant fish and is based at the Houston facility of NASA's Johnson Space Center. [More]
Novel Non-Contact, Laser-Based Dimensional Measurement System for Aircraft Wing Boxes

Novel Non-Contact, Laser-Based Dimensional Measurement System for Aircraft Wing Boxes

Oil & gas pipe measurement specialist Optical Metrology Services (OMS) has developed a non-contact, laser-based dimensional measurement system for aircraft wing boxes (horizontal stabilisers) and other similar shaped systems. [More]
Ipsen’s Heat-Treating Furnaces Serve the Aerospace Industry, Fulfilling a Variety of Needs

Ipsen’s Heat-Treating Furnaces Serve the Aerospace Industry, Fulfilling a Variety of Needs

With the Aerospace sector’s demand for a variety of quality parts, companies continue to rely on Ipsen for high-performance heat treatment equipment that is capable of meeting their specific needs and specifications. [More]
NASA Approves Boeing’s First Milestone Towards Certifying its Human Space Transportation System

NASA Approves Boeing’s First Milestone Towards Certifying its Human Space Transportation System

Boeing has completed its first milestone in certifying its human space transportation system for launching NASA crew to the International Space Station. This is part of the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) contract and NASA has approved this completion. [More]
NASA Low Outgassing Approved, One Component Epoxy Features a Glass Transition Temperature of 225°C

NASA Low Outgassing Approved, One Component Epoxy Features a Glass Transition Temperature of 225°C

Formulated to operate over the wide temperature range of -80°F to +650°F, Master Bond EP17HT-LO is a one part epoxy for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications. [More]
  • Proton OnSite - LCMS Gas Generators