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.
News - 8 Jul 2002
GKN Aerospace, the aerospace division of GKN has been awarded the contract to design and supply composite wing trailing edge panels for the Airbus A380 Superjumbo.
The contract is worth an...
News - 8 May 2002
RTI Europe Ltd, a subsidiary of RTI International Metals have secured a new contract for the supply of value added titanium parts and products to European Aeronautic Defence and Space (EADS) Company,...
News - 11 Apr 2002
In March 2001, Boeing reveled to the world that it planned to build a radical new passenger aircraft, named the Sonic Cruiser. The craft is designed to travel at speeds of up to Mach 0.98,...