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Nanjing developed fiberglass light weight aircraft

Recently, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics has developed AD200 double seats lightweight aircraft.

Safran inaugurates a facility in Mexico and announces a third Safran-Albany composites plant

The new facility is located in Querétaro and is dedicated to the repair of CFM56 engine parts. And the group also announces the construction of a third Safran/Albany plant, to produce composite parts for the LEAP engine, the successor to the CFM56.

Aircelle appoints Philippe Couteaux

Philippe Couteaux has joined Aircelle in the roles as Vice President for Strategy, and Vice President of the company’s Customer Support and Services operation.

Diab opens office in Helsingborg, Sweden

Helsingborg is located close to Copenhagen and Malmo, which increases Diab’s ability to attract well-educated staff with international experience.

Automated Dynamics awarded DOE Hydrogen Project

The company will be leading a $1.5 Million program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to help advance fuel-cell and hydrogen technologies. 

Amaroo sewer project steams ahead in Australia

The 8.5 km sewer is part of an AU$130 million project to expand vital sewage infrastructure in Melbourne’s northern growth corridor.

Airbus starts A350-1000 final assembly

Airbus has started final assembly of the first A350-1000 on schedule at the A350 XWB Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France.

Bonehead Composites delivers official flight helmets for Airbus Perlan Mission II

The specialist of composite aerospace technology specializing in products for extreme sports, announces the delivery of ten PilotX Flight Helmets as part of its sponsorship of Airbus Perlan Mission II, an initiative to fly an engineless glider to the edge of space.

CompoSIDE releases the version 2.7.0 of its composite design software

The engineering simulation and data management platform with dedicated composite design and analysis software releases CompoSIDE v2.7.0 delivering streamlined product design process for improved development of fibre-reinforced plastics products.

LEAP engine surpasses 10,000 orders

2015 proved to be another strong year for CFM orders with the company booking a total of 2,154 engines, including 736 CFM56 engines (commercial, military and spares) and 1,418 LEAP engines (including spares).