Composites Supplant Use of Metals in Commercial Aircraft, Finds Frost & Sullivan

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — (Marketwire) — 03/21/11 — Considered one of the breakthrough innovations in the materials sector, composites have gained increasing traction with their capacity to enable aircraft weight reduction. Their lightweight feature, offering fuel efficiency, remains the primary factor-driving uptake of the technology in the aerospace sector. Since the 1970s, composites witnessed widespread … Read Full Press Release

IBC Advanced Alloys Supplies Beralcast(R) Parts for European Space Agencys Automated Transport Vehicle

IBC’s Engineered Materials division is the world’s only producer of precision aluminum beryllium investment castings known as Beralcast(R) alloys. The Beralcast(R) range of alloys and composites has a consistently high stiffness to weight ratio which allows aerospace, automotive and high tech engineers greater design flexibility and more options for significant performance gains. The Beralcast(R) family … Read Full Press Release

Ultriva E2E Pull Adds Unique Value in Supply Chain Management

Ultriva, Inc., provider of cloud-based supply chain execution software, has been helping customers establish E2E (End to End) pull processes for the past decade. The underlying methodology used to set up the pull process is collaborative Kanban. By engaging with customers such as Original Equipment Manufacturers, distribution centers, retail channels, and end-user customers, manufacturers are … Read Full Press Release

SME”s AeroDef Manufacturing Conference + Exposition Explores Transformational Technologies

DEARBORN, Mich. (PRWEB) March 23, 2015 Increased global demand for commercial and business aircraft, and stricter production requirements from government customers, has contributed to a new sense of urgency throughout the aerospace and defense manufacturing enterprise to lower production cycle times and system lifetime costs. “Flexible Manufacturing for Aerospace & How to Capitalize for It,” … Read Full Press Release

Phase One of Prysmian/Draka Integration Successfully Completed

– New Organisational Structure Rolledout Prysmian, worldwide leader in the energy and telecom cablesindustry, unveils its new organisational structure, marking animportant step forward in the integration with Draka, following theclosing of the acquisition in March and the delisting from theAmsterdam Stock Exchange in April. Along with the neworganisational structure, which comes into effect from July, … Read Full Press Release

Private Jets Help People Beat the Hassles of Air Travel

That was before the days when airplane cabins felt like cattle cars, when baggage wasn’t something to be nickel and dimed over, and when TSA screeners — yes, them — thought frisking 89-year-old former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger at LaGuardia Airport recently made perfect sense. “Surely there’s … some middle ground between illegal profiling … Read Full Press Release

Pentons Aviation Week Network and AIAA to Co-Produce the Space Commercialization Executive Summit September 13 in Long Beach

The Summit steering committee is chaired by Capt. Mike Lopez-Alegria, USN (Ret.) a former astronaut who served as president of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation in 2014. The purpose of the event is to discuss opportunities, share ideas and create business partnerships in the commercialization of space. Following the Summit, participants will receive an action plan … Read Full Press Release

Air Industries Group (the ‘Company’ or ‘Air Industries’) Announces Adjournment of Annual Meeting

HAUPPAUGE, NY — (Marketwired) — 11/21/16 — Air Industries Group (NYSE MKT: AIRI) Air Industries Group (NYSE MKT: AIRI), an integrated manufacturer of precision equipment assemblies and components for leading aerospace and defense prime contractors, announced today that that its 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (“Annual Meeting”), scheduled for November 21, 2016, was convened and … Read Full Press Release

Applied Energetics Announces Voluntary De-Listing from NASDAQ Capital Markets and Expects its Shares to be Quoted on the OTCBB and OTCQB Markets

Applied Energetics develops and manufactures ultrafast lasers, high voltage electron beam systems, and other applied energy systems for commercial applications and the U.S. Government. Through the establishment of our core technologies for military applications, we have gained expertise and proprietary knowledge in high performance lasers, high-voltage electronics, advanced dynamic optics and atmospheric and plasma interactions. … Read Full Press Release

SYNCFAB Adds CESMII CTO CA / Raytheon Manufacturing Chair UCLA Prof Xiaochun Li to Advisory Board

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) October 31, 2017 SyncFab Co., a leading business-to-business procurement and supply chain management platform for precision parts production, announced the addition of UCLA Raytheon Manufacturing Chair Professor Xiaochun Li to its advisory board. SyncFab also announced a service agreement with the City of San Leandro, in partnership with San Francisco, Oakland, and … Read Full Press Release

Uavia Secures a First $2.5m Financing Round and Completes Its Executive Team to Roll out Uavia Robotics Platform, the First Industry-Grade Platform for Connected Robotics

Uavia announces today the closing of its first round of financing with Airbus Ventures, industry-backed fund Sofimac Innovation, Bpifrance as well as a pool of seasoned entrepreneurs and business leaders who were historical shareholders in the company. Uavia Skyguard is world’s first IP-connected drone. (Photo: Uavia) Uavia’s patentedcloud control technology enables real-time remote supervision of … Read Full Press Release