Growth of ABACE Noted by NBAA President

It goes without saying that ABACE 2015 exceeding expectations, even when expectations were already really high. NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen had high hopes for this year’s ABACE, with nearly 40 aircraft on static display representing all aspects of general aviation, 185 exhibitors, and early registrations indicating another increase in attendance. ABACE 2015 marks the…

Can Aerospace Gain From Composite Technologies?

Can Aerospace Gain From Composite Technologies?

The Automotive Industry has embraced utilizing low–cost, high–rate composite technologies. Can aircraft manufacturers use the same to their benefit? To the aerospace and automotive industries, high-rate production means different things. For airframers it is hundreds of aircraft a year; for automakers hundreds of cars a day. And those vastly different outputs drive divergent choices in…