Month: June 2013
This video from CFM International takes a closer look at the composite innovations taking place in engines for todays modern aircraft. The LEAP fan blades and cases are made of a 3D woven RTM composite material and provide considerable weight ...
Hexcel and Safran have signed a long term contract for the supply of composite materials for the LEAP-1 engine programs.
ITT Exelis have completed the first phase of its expansion at its new composite design and manufacturing centre in Salt Lake City, Utah.
GE Aviation’s aerostructures business has begun the development of a 9,000-square-metre composites production facility at its UK site in Hamble
Owens Corning have announced a $130 million investment in North America to expand its global glass non-wovens business.
SGL Group and Samsung have established a strategic partnership for carbon fibre composite materials with the foundation of a marketing and sales joint venture.