Aerospace News

This section contains the latest news from the composites industry around the world. A selection of this news is also published in Reinforced Plastics magazine and in the Reinforced Plastics Newsletter

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Aerospace News Archive

Qatar Airways’ first A350 XWB completes maiden flight Qatar Airways’ first A350 XWB completes maiden flight

The first customer Airbus A350-900, which will be delivered to Qatar Airways, has successfully completed its maiden flight.

Last week's top 3 Reinforced Plastics stories - Bayer separates businesses; Volvo's composite leaf spring; Laser surface preparation

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website last week.

Boeing to expand St. Louis composites facility to supply parts for 777X

Boeing has announced that it is expanding the composites facility at its St. Louis, Missouri, site to accommodate the production of parts for its new composite-winged 777X aircraft.

Nexam Chemical introduces polyimide resin for high temperature applications

Nexam Chemical has introduced NEXIMID® MHT-R as an ‘easy to process’ polyimide resin for composite manufacturers and end users.

Last week's top 3 Reinforced Plastics stories – Aircraft repair, Airbus A350, DowAksa carbon fibre Last week's top 3 Reinforced Plastics stories – Aircraft repair, Airbus A350, DowAksa carbon fibre

The following stories were the most popular with visitors to the Reinforced Plastics website last week.

Airbus readies A350 XWB for first customer Qatar Airways Airbus readies A350 XWB for first customer Qatar Airways

Airbus says the first A350 XWB aircraft for Qatar Airways is progressing towards delivery before year end.

DolphiTech expands camera range DolphiTech expands camera range

DolphiTech has added a new model to its range of ultrasound cameras.