World Market News N. 724: Lockheed Martin, Boeing, EuCIA, BME Design


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Aerion and Lockheed Martin join forces to develop a supersonic business jet

Aerion and Lockheed Martin join forces to develop a supersonic business jet

Two leaders in supersonic technology, Aerion and Lockheed Martin announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to define a formal and gated process to explore the feasibility of a joint development of the world’s first supersonic business jet, the Aerion AS2. (...)

Boeing and Embraer confirm discussions on potential combination

Saab acquires GKN Aerospace’s Applied Composites business

Kordsa opens additional line in Turkey to increase polyester yarn capacity

Dowty Propellers signs the through-life Master Contract for its propeller system on China’s MA700 twin-engine regional aircraft

Shape Machining has completed the introduction of CNC machining verification software

Sonaca has closed on acquisition of LMI Aerospace

Roth Composite Machinery exhibits at JEC World in Paris

AC&A acquires Encore Composites Structures

Teijin Aramid to increase its Twaron aramid yarn capacity by more than 25%

Airtech Asia announces the relocation to a new building

Dieffenbacher modernized two presses for Inapal to boost productivity

AkzoNobel appoints Renier Vree as CFO for Specialty Chemicals

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Technology and Innovation

EuCIA announces addition of thermoplastics processing data to eco impact calculator

EuCIA announces addition of thermoplastics processing data to eco impact calculator

The European Composites Industry Association (EuCIA) announces the addition of new thermoplastics data to its Eco Calculator, the online tool which enables composites companies to calculate the environmental impact associated with the production of their products. (...)

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Sports & Leisure

This application sector has a double interesting potential for composite materials: in terms of market of course but also in terms of innovation. It is often easier to introduce new materials or... (...)


A carbon fiber tripod

A carbon fibre probe as lifeproof

AMRC Composite Centre repairs the Royal Air Force bobsleight

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An eye-catching carbon fibre bycicle

An eye-catching carbon fibre bycicle

A handmade Urban Stealth singlespeed Bike with styling inspired by the famous F-117 Nighthawk aircraft.

Carbon fiber to reinforce your backpack

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