Aerospace

News, views and information on manufacturing in the aerospace and aviation sectors.

ARTICLES

INDUSTRY HEADLINE

PMEL Attacks Calibration with Military Precision

April 3, 2014

Precision is key for military applications.


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INDUSTRY HEADLINE

FAA Says Dreamliner Manufacturing Process Fell Short

March 24, 2014

While the aircraft’s design was found to be safe, according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) BOEING and US regulators fell short in quality control over subcontractors during the development of the 787 Dreamliner.


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INDUSTRY HEADLINE

Tecnatom, Marietta NDT Sign Collaboration Agreement

March 19, 2014

Tecnatom (Madrid, Spain) general director, Javier Guerra, and Marietta NDT (Marietta, GA) president, Daryle Higginbotham, have signed a strategic agreement of collaboration to develop their wide range of NDT services and products primarily in the North American market, and position themselves within the top-ranking companies in the U.S. within the composites inspection area.


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Hexagon Metrology Partners with National Institute for Aviation Research

January 28, 2014
Hexagon Metrology announced it will cohost a HxGN LIVE on Location Workshop with the National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR). The workshop titled Metrology Solutions for Aerospace Applications will focus on the use of metrology to address typical challenges in the aerospace industry.
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Business Conditions Report: January 2014

January 16, 2014
According to the January 2014 Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) Business Conditions Report, metalforming companies expect an upswing in business conditions during the next three months.
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NATEL Names Dannelly Director of Sales

December 9, 2013
Warren J. Dannelly, a leading senior sales executive with 25 years of high-level, industrial technological experience, has been named Director of Sales at NATEL, announced President and CEO Sudesh Arora.
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Test & Inspection

Digital Radiography for Aviation and Aerospace

The conversion from X-ray film technology to digital inspection systems eliminates cost-intensive film procurement and storage.
November 22, 2013

Digital radiographic inspection systems have long since become common in many industrial fields.


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Case Study

GCH Gets TLC from Zeiss

In-house inspection proves machining capabilities for precision manufacturer.
November 1, 2013

For a number of years, the GCH Group out of Warren, MI had successfully used outside resources for their quality inspection and reverse engineering needs.


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Cirtronics Corporation Adds AS9100 Certification

September 26, 2013
Cirtronics Corporation, a New England based Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider, has achieved quality certification to AS9100 RevC.
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EVENTS

Internal Auditor Training for AS9100

5/19/14
Saint Louis, MO
United States
Get aerospace industry-specific auditing training. This course teaches you to develop, implement, and audit an internal quality system that meets the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100. Read More

International Manufacturing Technology Show - IMTS 2014

9/8/14
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL
United States

Where else can you meet the minds that are moving manufacturing forward? Nowhere but IMTS 2014.

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Multimedia

Videos

Podcasts

 In honor of World Quality Month, we spoke to James Rooney, ASQ Past Chairman of the Board of Directors 2013, for his take on quality around the world.
For more information, read the ASQ Speaking of Quality column.
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Quality Magazine

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2014 April

Check out the April 2014 edition of Quality Magazine for features!
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