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Liebherr Aerospace achieves 35% weight reduction of aerospace component with EOS M400

Liebherr

Liebherr Aerospace has harnessed EOS metal 3D printing technology to develop a flight control hydraulic component. more

24 Oct 2017 16:50 News

Ogle Models Zodiac Aerospace

Brian Petty

Ogle Models, a UK-based modelling and design company, teamed up with Zodiac Aerospace to design a full-scale exhibition model of a business class aeroplane seat. more

3 Aug 2017 13:56 News

Boeing has placed a production purchase order with Norsk Titanium for 3D printed structural titanium components. The parts, which are being produced with Norsk's Rapid Plasma Deposition process, will be used on the 787 Dreamliner. more

11 Apr 2017 10:11 News 1 Comments

Airbus A350

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Additive manufacturing solutions company, Stratasys has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SIA Engineering Company Limited. more

6 Apr 2017 16:00 News

3D-printed electronics leader, Nano Dimension Technologies has received funding to launch a project focused on the 3D printing of advanced ceramic materials in inkjet technology. A budget of NIS 1.4 million, approximately $372,000, has been granted. more

6 Feb 2017 10:25 News

Strata Manufacturing Siemens Etihad partnership

Strata Manufacturing

Engineering and technology giant, Siemens has partnered with Strata Manufacturing to deliver additively manufactured aircraft interior parts for UAE’s national airline. The three-way partnership aims to revolutionise the aerospace industry. more

23 Jan 2017 13:44 News

Cenit contributes software expertise to Horizon 2020 aviation additive manufacturing project

Cenit

Cenit is helping to boost resource efficiency in aviation by implementing additive manufacturing and bionic design in all phases of the aircraft lifecycle. The IT software and consulting company is participating in European Commission ‘Horizon 2020'. more

18 Jan 2017 14:18 News

Aviation technology students at a Dutch university are using 3D printing to build small rockets as part of their studies. After using 3D printing for two prior rockets, the students are now planning their first entirely 3D-printed spacecraft. more

16 Jan 2017 10:56 News

Magnetic MRO 3D-printed aircraft

Magnetic MRO

Aircraft maintenance and repair service, Magnetic MRO are to begin work on the 3D printing of aviation-approved parts. Along with MAC Interiors they have come across new opportunities to expand MRO services and innovative in-house capabilities. more

23 Nov 2016 14:47 News

Hawker Typhoon

Renishaw

Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw helped bring a national treasure back to Gloucester using additive manufacturing to print four sets of unusual cockpit brackets for a Hawker Typhoon aircraft. more

21 Nov 2016 11:55 News

GE Additive

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GE Additive stole the show on the second day of formnext 2016, with a series of big announcements as they aim to accelerate the additive revolution. Following on from their acquisition of Concept Laser, GE want to develop a global network of AM. more

16 Nov 2016 16:58 formnext powered by tct

3D printed jet engine

Monash University

Australian company, Amaero Engineering, the developers of the world's first 3D-printed jet engine, has launched a new venture with French Aerospace firm, Safran Power Units. Together they will extend prior research and print more turbojet components. more

9 Nov 2016 10:47 News

Brazilian Air Force Stratasys aircraft part

Stratasys

Brazilian Air Force's Institute of Advanced Studies has partnered with Stratasys to efficiently create robust aircraft components. Using 3D printing solutions, the Air Force will be able to manufacture test models within a week. more

9 Nov 2016 09:56 News

Roboze to exhibit Mecaer Aviation Group 3D printed helicopter parts at formnext produced on Roboze One +400 3D printer. more

7 Nov 2016 12:33 formnext powered by tct

CT7 GE Aviation engine

GE Aviation

GE Aviation has tested a 35% additive manufactured demonstrator engine to validate 12 additive parts in its Advanced Turboprop engine. more

2 Nov 2016 15:22 News

Airbus Helicopters has developed a new system for prototyping parts with German RepRap X400 3D printer. more

18 Jan 2016 16:36 News

French aviation startup, Elixir Aircraft, chooses Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform to develop the industry’s first aircraft designed using cloud-based applications. more

24 Jul 2015 12:02 News

Locations in Nuneaton and Petersfield receive accreditation for manufacture of composite and metals for aerospace markets. more

12 Dec 2014 15:48 News

OXFAB-N and OXFAB-ESD to deliver high performance 3D printed parts for aerospace and industrial markets. more

11 Dec 2014 11:36 News

SLM Solutions will discuss evolution of aerospace manufacturing at leading aviation event. more

8 Dec 2014 16:58 News