14 May 2010
14 May 2010
Quatro Composites will begin the design phase for the composite wiper blades for the Sikorsky CH-53K Super Stallion helicopter in May 2010.
Since 2007, Quatro has manufactured composite wiper blades for application in several military helicopters' windshield wiper systems, including the Eurocopter NH90.
Quatro manufactures and engineers products for the aerospace, military/defence and medical markets.
Coriolis Composites has been selected by the National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) at Wichita State University (WSU), US, to provide a thermoplastics capable Automated Fibre Placement (AFP) system.
Boeing and Thermwood have employed additive manufacturing technology to produce a large, single-piece tool for the 777X programme. The project is demonstrating that additive manufacturing is ready to produce production quality tooling for the aerospace industry.
CRP USA will display solutions for the space industry manufactured in the Windform family of materials at Satellite Innovation 2018 at the Silicon Valley Computer History Museum, Mountain View, California, US, on 9-11 October.