OEM Report: Aerospace

Tuesday | 27 October, 2015 | 9:03 am

Low-energy plasma field is among Purdue’s pursuits

Purdue University’s aerospace district research complex, established in September as part of the West Lafayette, Indiana, campus, won’t actually “be about bricks and mortar,” says Purdue Research Foundation President Dan Hasler. “It will be about the intellectual capital.”

Tuesday | 11 August, 2015 | 9:20 am

Beyond metallics

Precision Castparts’ latest acquisitions reveal a widening materials strategy

Monday | 24 November, 2014 | 11:40 am

Flight path

Aerospace metals suppliers refine their scope of capabilities to match higher order rates for business and regional jets

Monday | 02 December, 2013 | 1:43 pm

Cutthroat competition

In the aerospace market, demand for materials will increase but the threat of substitution remains a concern

Thursday | 25 July, 2013 | 1:43 pm

A place for metal

In aircraft construction, composites are in, but don’t count metal out

Wednesday | 28 November, 2012 | 10:18 am

Tradition & innovation

Orders for aircraft will remain high, driven by replacement demand and increased global travel

Tuesday | 22 November, 2011 | 3:04 pm

In full flight

A redefined airline industry is universally positive about future growth

Wednesday | 15 December, 2010 | 7:44 am

Traditional materials

The aerospace industry continues to rely on metals such as aluminum

Friday | 16 April, 2010 | 9:18 am

Red rover

Mars exploration vehicle concept nets award for Montgomery Design International

Monday | 05 April, 2010 | 3:29 am

Serious sky

Timken supplies Apache Longbow helicopters with the gearboxes they need to fly critical missions

Monday | 30 November, 2009 | 8:51 am

Aerospace puts on the brakes

Both OEMs and their suppliers are working to overcome a difficult economy

Monday | 26 October, 2009 | 8:23 am

Heavy packing

NASA's space shuttles are designed to take cargo--both huge and tiny--into the final frontier

Monday | 26 October, 2009 | 8:18 am

Stirring it up

In its most recent launch, the space shuttle's external tank was practically seamless

Monday | 26 October, 2009 | 8:09 am

Mirror images

NASA's newest space telescope brandishes beryllium to beam stellar photos back to earth

Monday | 26 October, 2009 | 8:07 am

Rocket man

NASA's history of human space flight dates back to the early 1960s

Monday | 10 August, 2009 | 6:00 am

Taking flight

Welsh Assembly Government awards Airbus $46 million grant for composite wing production

Friday | 20 February, 2009 | 9:05 am

Airbus' efficient end use

Recycled materials take center stage on both a new-model aircraft and the facility in which it's built

Friday | 09 January, 2009 | 8:33 am

Blast off

Timken supplies bearings on brake system for future Mars Science Laboratory mission

Tuesday | 28 October, 2008 | 4:46 am

Few bumps ahead for aerospace

Despite slowdowns in commercial, the outlook is steady
Thursday | 01 November, 2007 | 7:23 am

Flights of fancy

The aerospace industry is facing the best market in years. Are there any complaints?

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2016 End User Outlook

Although low pricing on metal products across the globe once inspired companies to stock up, there’s little appetite for risk peering into 2016.


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