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17 February 2018
Industry News

SpaceX to launch internet satellite prototypes
SpaceX is set to launch two prototype probes on Sunday to test the company’s proposed network of internet satellites.

Ball Aerospace provides flight cryocooler for Nasa mission
Ball Aerospace has delivered the flight cryocooler of the TIRS-2 instrument, which will be flown onboard Nasa’s Landsat 9 satellite to the US-based Goddard Space Flight Centre (GSFC).

Deals this week: Rolls-Royce, Emirates Airlines, UTC Aerospace Systems
Singapore Airlines has awarded a $1.7bn contract to Rolls-Royce for the supply of Trent 1000 engines, which will be used to power the airliner’s Dreamliner fleet.

AIB begins investigation into Delta Airlines’ fire incident
Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has started investigating an incident where an engine of a Delta Airline aircraft caught fire mid-air.

Press Releases

Radiant Vision Systems Announces Release of AR/VR Lens for ProMetric® Imaging Photometers and Colorimeters
Radiant Vision Systems has announced the release of a new AR/VR lens for Radiant Vision Systems ProMetric® imaging photometers and colorimeters.

Columbia Metals Predicts Record Sales Growth for Precision Engineering Industry
Columbia Metals recently carried out a survey looking at market conditions within the precision engineering sector and has predicted that sales growth will continue to grow to record levels.

Columbia Metals Opens New Headquarters in Bedford, UK
Columbia Metals is delighted to announce the opening of a new 20,000ft² warehouse and office facility in Bedford, UK.

Tracware’s Fully Integrated Aerosector e-Techlog for Sector Record Page Management
Tracware introduces its fully integrated Aerosector e-Techlog that includes a web interface (AWI) and aerotrac.

Radiant Vision Systems to Run Automated SAE Standard HUD Measurement Webinar
Radiant Vision Systems has announced that it will hold a webinar presenting the critical features of today's imaging systems that increase efficiency in automotive head-up display (HUD) measurement.

White Papers

Flight Deck Door Monitoring Systems
Cabin Avionic's Skycam is a modular Flight Deck Door Monitoring System (FDDMS) for commercial aircraft.

Enabling a New Era of Design Optimisation, Complexity and Functionality for Composite Structures
Additive manufacturing (AM) encompasses methods of fabrication that build objects through the successive addition of material, as opposed to subtractive methods such as CNC machining that remove material until a final shape is achieved.

Waterborne Coatings for Aircraft Interiors
HSH produces Intercoach 5600, which is a waterborne UV-resistant acrylic topcoat designed for application on a wide variety of substrates.

Automated Solutions for SAE-Standard HUD Measurement
Head-up display (HUD) technology is one of the largest growth areas in the automotive market, and standard measurement criteria are rapidly being defined to evaluate HUD performance for quality and safety.

EC 4-Pole Motors for Moon Rovers
During the nine-month development of Andy, the rover designed for cave hunting on the moon, the developers and students at Pittsburgh University focused on building a rover that is economical and practical, using standard components wherever possible.

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