Aerospace Engineering 2012-08-15

    • Everything's looking up for aircraft with Internet connections
      Satellites will make global connectivity possible.
    • Composite bonds put to the test
      The application of adhesive bonding as a joining technology for CFRP aircraft structures is essential for the realization of novel lightweight design concepts.
    • Aerospace leads in additive manufacturing
      The unique advantages of making metal parts from powder-bed additive manufacturing are looking attractive to engine manufacturers.
    • Europe's aerospace sector at a crossroads
      Europe is facing a massive black hole in its future defense procurement portfolio. What will replace today's fighters and trainers when the present order backlogs have been produced?