News - 2 Apr 2019
For a commercial jet airplane, 35,000 feet is considered as a standard cruising altitude. However, the air temperature at those lofty heights falls below –51 °C, and as a result, ice can...
Article - 1 Aug 2003
Investment casting is a process that can be used to manufacture high precision metallic components. Materials suitable for investment casting and its evolution are described. Market history and...
News - 15 Nov 2005
Alcoa announced today a US $83 million (Euro 70 million) investment in a major modernization project at Alcoa-Kofem Ltd., its operations in Hungary. The modernization includes the expansion of...
News - 31 May 2014
Leading aerospace manufacturer Alcoa today broke ground on its state-of-the-art, $100 million aerospace expansion in La Porte, Indiana where it will produce nickel-based superalloy jet engine...
News - 21 Apr 2009
The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] has completed major assembly of the first set of wings for the 747-8 Freighter. The new 135-foot 3-inch (41.2 m) wings incorporate the latest aerodynamic technologies to...
News - 14 May 2020
It's a frustrating limitation of 3D printing: Printed objects must be smaller than the machine making them. Huge machines are impractical for printing large parts because they take up too much...
News - 19 Feb 2020
Titan Enterprises offers a range of highly reliable insertion turbine flowmeters for accurately metering flow in larger diameter pipelines (40 - 900mm).
Insertion turbine flowmeters from Titan...
News - 5 Mar 2012
Alcoa, a producer of primary and fabricated aluminum, has praised the Boeing employees on the manufacturing of the 1000th 777 aircraft. This is a major milestone in the commercial aviation sector and...
News - 28 Feb 2009
Morgan Technical Ceramics Certech (MTC Certech), a leader in the investment casting industry, has introduced a new ceramic core material, P52. Developed to maintain rigidity and provide tight...
Article - 10 Dec 2013
Lowering fuel consumption, reducing carbon dioxide emissions, and achieving greater time on-wing between service outages are the objectives of every aircraft manufacturer and operator.