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Future challenges and opportunities of aerospace industry according to Airbus

New challenges and opportunities for companies in the supply chain of aerospace industry. Airbus chief operating officer Tom Williams believes suppliers around Bristol need to push the boundaries of technology around composite materials…

Alcoa will acquire TITAL to expand aerospace business

In order to expand its global aerospace business, Alcoa will acquire privately held TITAL. Lightweight, high-performance metals leader Alcoa will strengthen its global position to capture increasing demand for advanced jet engine components…

MIT is developing extra limbs for humans

MIT researchers are developing extra robot limbs that can help out humans where an extra hand, arm, or leg might be useful. The project is being run at MIT’s d’Arbeloff Laboratory for Information Systems…

Mobile robots support airplane manufacturers

In production facilities, robots and people will soon be working side-by-side. A new mobile assistant is intended to support technicians in the airplane manufacturing industry when applying sealant, measuring, and testing – without…

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