Article - 23 Aug 2002
Ti6Al2Sn4Zr2Mo is a near alpha titanium alloy suiable for high temperature use. Its main uses are in gas turbine engines and hot airframe components. Physical and mechanical properties are provided as...
Article - 2 Aug 2002
Aluminium extrusions make up over half the consumption of aluminium products in Europe. The manufacturing process is explained, while alloy suitability and design aspects are also covered.
Article - 28 Sep 2001
Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) is a forming process combining simultaneous heat and pressure to consolidate metal and/or ceramic powders. It produces fully dense materials and can bond materials that...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...
Article - 30 Sep 2002
Rolled aluminium products such as sheet, plate and foil make up 50% of all aluminium used. The areas where these materials are used, the process by which it is produced and developments in aluminium...
News - 5 Apr 2013
The latest release of Siemens’ Syncrofit™ software introduces new fastener layout and part sizing functionality which helps airframe engineers reduce the time to generate fastener...
News - 21 Nov 2012
Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., has entered into a 10-year agreement with Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran Group) for thermal spray coating services to...
News - 16 Oct 2012
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that the cockpit and all fuselage sections for the CSeries aircraft's first flight test vehicle (FTV1) have arrived at Mirabel, Québec, and that the...
News - 25 Aug 2009
Airline travelers are used to being instructed to turn off computers and cell phones during takeoffs and landings as a precaution against interfering with the plane's navigational equipment, but...
News - 23 Jun 2008
Boeing have moved the 787 Dreamliner designated for fatigue testing from the final assembly factory in Everett, Wash., to another production bay at the facility, where assembly work will continue. The...