Showing posts with label COMPOSITES. Show all posts
Showing posts with label COMPOSITES. Show all posts

Sunday, May 27, 2012

A380 PUSHING TECHNICAL BOUNDARIES

Srinivas Rao | 11:01 PM | | | | | | Best Blogger Tips

Airbus has always been at the forefront of pushing technical boundaries in aviation and excelling in aircraft design and technology. Airbus says efforts to lower the weight of the world's largest airliner lay behind recent A380 wing cracks and pledged to learn from mistakes that lay dormant for a decade, as repair costs looked set to climb towards 500 million euros ($A642 million).

Saturday, May 12, 2012

COMPOSITE MATERIALS IN AIRCRAFT

Srinivas Rao | 12:05 AM | | | | Best Blogger Tips

B787 Fuselage section



Composite materials have been used in aviation and aircraft manufacturing for decades. There were used in civil and military aircraft primarily on secondary surfaces. What exactly are composite materials??