News - 16 Jun 2003
The US Bankruptcy Court has approved the purchase of the idled Republic Technologies cold finishing plant in Pennsylvania, USA to a group of investors lead by Mark Breedlove, who have formed a company...
News - 27 Nov 2002
Following an announcement in March 2002 of its intention to sell its plant in Spokane, Washington, Boeing has successfully negotiated its sale. They will be selling the plant which produces a variety...
News - 19 Nov 2002
The first flight of the Boeing FA/18A Active Aeroelastic Wing test aircraft has just been completed. The momentus event took place at the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Airforce Base in...
News - 6 Nov 2002
Eaton Corp have consolidated their position in the aerospace market by purchasing the product lines, machinery, tooling and intellectual property of the Aerospace Division of Mechanical Products for...
News - 23 Oct 2002
Pratt & Whitney have just been awarded a 39 month contract to develop ceramic components for gas turbine engines. The work will be carried along with United Technologies Research Center.
News - 5 Oct 2002
ATK has just been awarded a $13 million contract by Vought Aircraft Industries to manufacture composite parts for the Global Hawk unmanned aerial reconnaissance system. If options are exercised, the...
News - 11 Sep 2002
Goodrich has developed FASTprop™, an innovative electrothermal de-icing system for aircraft propellers. The patented system used pressure sensitive adhesives and is simple to install.
News - 28 Aug 2002
Vought Aircraft Industries have been selected by Lockheed Martin to supply the lower wing skins for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF).
The initial contract is worth $7 million and covers the...
News - 25 Jul 2002
GKN Aerospace Services will join the development team for the Boeing’s revolutionary Sonic Cruiser.
The Sonic Cruiser is a new concept in commercial aircraft design, and is being designed to...
News - 19 Jul 2002
The Swiss industrial group Gurit-Heberlein has agreed to acquire UK-based composites company SP Group. The acquisition involving cash and shares will come into effect on September 1.