23 May 2003
23 May 2003
General Dynamics' Armament and Technical Products has received the first $13.9 million increment of a new multi-year contract from the Boeing Company for the production of 15 ship-sets of composite structures and radomes for the C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft.
The contract extends through 2007 and has a total projected value of more than $57 million. Armament and Technical Products manufactures 46 components and assemblies for the C-17 at its Marion, Va., facility, including forward and aft radomes, winglets, landing doors and edge flaps.
ThermHex Waben and EconCore will exhibit at the IAA Commercial Vehicles exhibition in Hannover, Germany, on 20-27 September 2018.
Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will exhibit nonwovens for use in surface finishing, imparting EMI shielding or fire protection, and other transport applications, at the JEC Conference on The Future of Composites in Transportation, taking place in Chicago, US, on 27-28 June.
TRB Lightweight Structures has developed a carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) sandwich panel door leaf using a bio-based resin and a 100% recycled foam core.