Keyword: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Manufacturing & Prototyping

Products: Photonics/Optics
Miniature sensors, 3D printing platforms, lightning test systems, and more.
Articles: Materials
From jet engine components to high-speed airframes, vanadium alloys are deployed in virtually every jet aircraft flying today,
Articles: Aerospace
More and more companies are designing rockets, satellites, and reusable space vehicles that require thruster valves to position, maintain, or change vehicle orbit in space.
Articles: Aerospace
Learn about microvanes, one of the only types of 3D-printed parts that are FAA-approved for use on the exterior of an aircraft.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

The world’s most advanced missile defense satellite recently and successfully came out of almost two months of harsh simulated space environmental testing. The U.S. Space...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Bell Textron Inc. has announced agreements with nine premier aerospace industry leaders to form Team Invictus. The companies are producing the Bell 360 Invictus prototype...

INSIDER: Defense

As fuel is burned in aircraft engines, temperatures reach extremely high levels, necessitating the use of thermal management strategies, such as effusion or film cooling, to...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Industrial metal 3D printers, force testers, machining centers, and more.
Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Learn about design considerations for manufacturing a battery pack that operates in extreme temperatures, absorbs shock and vibration, and maintains a watertight seal.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
New multi-material 3D printers that can print both metal and dielectric materials enable the additive manufacturing of antennas and RF components.
Articles: Software
Learn how digital twins improve the use and performance of robotic systems.
Articles: Design
The Rapid And Cost Effective Rotorcraft (RACER) demonstrator is being developed by Airbus Helicopters (AH) to further validate the compound rotorcraft configuration.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Few materials used in manufacturing today are as versatile and desirable in performance applications as carbon fiber.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) powder-based systems aren't the only ways to print metals.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
RPI UK has installed two integrated rotor measurement and assembly platforms (iMAPs) at Atlanta-based Delta Airlines;
Application Briefs: Aerospace
SkyMul founders believe that their SkyTy solution can help speed up the construction of the more than 22,000 bridges that will need to be replaced in the next 10 years.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

As NASA looks to the future of flight, the agency is investing in technologies aimed at changing the aviation industry as we know it. These developments vary from basic...

INSIDER: Transportation

Airbus has revealed MAVERIC (Model Aircraft for Validation and Experimentation of Robust Innovative Controls), its “blended wing body” scale model technological demonstrator. At 2...

INSIDER: Aerospace

You know how you leave space in a water bottle before you pop it in the freezer—to accommodate the fact that water expands as it freezes? Most metal parts in airplanes face the...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Knowing the air density outside a spacecraft vehicle can have a substantial effect on its angle of descent and ability to hit a specific landing spot. A new onboard algorithm...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

The Air Force Gunsmith Shop – part of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Armament Directorate – recently completed delivery of a new rifle for aircrew in most ejection...

Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
See why coiled spring pins are being used extensively throughout the aerospace industry.
Articles: Defense
The sky’s the limit for utilizing the higher ends of the electromagnetic (EM) spectrum.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn how to protect critical conductors, dielectric, and optical fibers from deforming, cracking, or unraveling
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Trophy Active Protection Systems will ultimately outfit four brigades of tanks.
INSIDER: Defense

Top university and industry researchers met recently at Carnegie Mellon University to forge a collaboration designed to improve on-demand 3-D printing. As part of a newly formed Research...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Flexible testing systems; mission-defense tech; high-speed comparators; and more.
Application Briefs: Imaging
nScrypt is now launching the nRugged 3D Bioprinter.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Tektronix partnered with Erisys RF Solutions to release an automated drone detection solution.

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Articles: Test & Measurement

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