Sakuu Corporation, the leader in automated multi-process additive manufacturing, today announced that it has developed a 3Ah lithium-metal solid-state battery that equals or betters current lithium-ion batteries.
Certain materials employed in aerospace applications like polymers can erode and degrade upon prolonged exposure to ultraviolet radiation, atomic oxygen, and extreme temperature cycling found in outer space.
A new study by a Swansea University academic has announced a new mathematical formula that will help engineers assess the point at which cellular materials, which are used a wide range of applications ranging from aerospace to the construction industry, will bend and buckle.
Safran Landing Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of French multinational aerospace company Safran SA and the world's largest supplier of landing gear, has teamed up with German powder bed, metal additive manufacturing (AM) equipment specialist SLM Solutions to evaluate the feasibility of using its technology to produce large, safety-critical aircraft components. SLM Solutions' sole agent for the UK and Ireland, Kingsbury, describes the project.
On February 18th, NASA successfully landed the Perseverance Rover on Mars. This isn’t the first Mars mission, but it was the first time that the entry, descent, and landing of a spacecraft was filmed and broadcaste...
MTI Instruments, Inc. ("MTI Instruments"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mechanical Technology, Incorporated (NASDAQ: MKTY), long known as the creators of industry leading aircraft engine maintenance d...
Manufacturers worldwide are working on eye-catching models for what will soon become the latest in public transportation – air taxis.
In support of NASA’s development of next-generation spacesuit technologies, the reliable, precision Model AS-FS Flow Switch from FCI Aerospace has been inserted into the Spacesuit Water Membrane Evaporator (SWME) -- Spacesuit Evaporation Rejection Flight Experiment (SERFE), which was installed last November aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
Mathew George, Ph.D., Aerospace & Defense Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view on how the defense industry has incorporated state of the art technology in aircraft production.
As the Mars Rover sets out to look for evidence of life on another planet, scientists back on Earth suggest viruses played a key role in creating stromatolites, our planet’s oldest lifeforms.