Aerospace Engineering 2002-07-01

Aerospace Engineering 2002-07-01
    • Next-generation space transportation
      NASA narrows its search for a successor to the Space Shuttle.
    • Air-traffic-control modernization
      "Aerospace Engineering" provides an update of the latest air-traffic management activities taking place in the U.S. and China.
    • Aircraft undercarriage concept
      Engineers at SUS21 Co. Inc. and the Kyoto Institute of Technology have developed an aircraft suspension system that features shock isolation to reduce abrupt deceleration and impact force on aircraft wheels.
    • Simulating Superplastic forming
      BAE Systems' engineers developed modeling tools and techniques to optimize superplastic forming of titanium structures.