Composite material

May 13, 2014 - 3:33 PM
Falcons beyond the in-development 5X could have a composite wing.
May 16, 2011 - 8:30 PM
Bombardier’s all-composite Learjet 85 is progressing toward a first flight in 2012 with heavy engineering and manufacturing input from the company’s facil
Mar 30, 2011 - 8:35 AM
As engineers design more structural components using composite materials, the resin transfer molding (RTM) process is seeing increased use in business jets
Aug 27, 2010 - 6:03 AM
Operating an aircraft accounts for 80 percent of the machine’s lifetime environmental footprint, according to a newly released Dassault study.
Aug 1, 2010 - 8:29 AM
Bombardier Aerospace has built the first all-composite manufacturing validation unit (MVU) for the Learjet 85’s pressure vessel.
Jun 30, 2009 - 11:46 AM
The FAA has awarded a one-year renewable contract to Abaris Training to train its aviation safety inspectors in advanced composite maintenance and repair.
Jun 29, 2009 - 11:26 AM
Spectrum Aeronautical sister company Rocky Mountain Composites completed a test article version of the all-composite S.40 Freedom midsize jet fuselage at i
Sep 23, 2008 - 6:09 AM
French company Simav is developing a new thermal process, thermolysis, to recycle the carbon fiber contained in composite materials and claims that its pro
May 22, 2008 - 5:52 AM
The NTSB is examing the structural integrity of the all-composite tail of the Airbus A300-600 that crashed November 12 after liftoff from New York JFK Airp