Aviation and Defence

Budget airline Ryanair has published an environmental plan to maintain its planes' plastic in the circular economy. more

1 Feb 2018 12:09 Industry News

Registration is open for an event featuring industry leaders of space and aviation industries. more

20 Oct 2017 15:59 Industry News

Western Tool and Mould, a Hong Kong producer of plane interior parts, has sped up deliveries to airlines with a Stratasys Fortus 900mc printer. more

12 Jul 2017 10:03 Machinery

Dorset-based Norco Holdings will be targeting the Defence and Security Equipment International event in September to promote its lightweight composite structures to the defence sector. more

31 May 2017 11:20 Events

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Russia has developed a lightweight single-aisle passenger plane, using carbon fibre in its wings and body. more

31 May 2017 10:47 Materials

Denroy Plastics celebrates recognition for high productivity and happy staff, with European Foundation for Quality Management certification by CforC. more

17 Mar 2017 13:48 Industry News

A South Welsh aviation materials specialist, R-Tech, is answering growing testing requirements with a new Zwick 250kN universal testing machine, with latest testXpert III software. more

16 Mar 2017 16:42 Machinery



Toho Tenax., the core company of the Teijin Group’s carbon fibres business, has developed a new compound based on recycled thermoplastic carbon fibre material and PEEK thermoplastic. more

7 Mar 2017 14:42 Materials

Jeremy Rowsell with Vans RV9A

On the Wings of Waste

Aviation fuel refined from end of life plastics has powered a flight across the South East of Australia. more

2 Feb 2017 09:19 Environment

Refurbished machinery has allowed a UK manufacturer to set up a moulding shop at its Suffolk premises for the production of parts for the aerospace and defence industries. more

2 Jun 2014 15:07 Machinery