French Researchers Toughen Nanotube Fibres with Heat

21 October 2005

Researchers from the Paul Pascal Research Centre and University of South Paris, France, have used hot-drawing to improve the mechanical properties of fibres made from carbon nanotubes.

Boeing and Saab Sign 787 Cargo Door Package Agreement

21 October 2005

Boeing and Saab Aerostructures of Sweden have signed a contract for the design and manufacture of the large CFRP cargo doors, bulk cargo doors and access doors for the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

Eurofly Selects New Airbus A350

21 October 2005

Eurofly has signed a Letter of Intent with Airbus for three A350-800 aircraft and is leasing two additional A330-200s, to reinforce its long haul fleet and to open up new long haul destinations.

Supreme Switches to Adhesives

04 June 2006

Supreme has started using Lord adhesives to bond composite and metal components on their range of customized vehicle bodies.