Aerospace News for February 2015

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

SGL Kümpers moves to new production facility SGL Kümpers moves to new production facility

SGL Kümpers GmbH & Co. KG, a provider of fabrics and braidings for a range of industries, has relocated to a new production facility in Westphalia, Germany.

Porcher Industries supplies towpreg range

Porcher industries has developed towpreg technology suitable for automated and advanced fiber placement (AFP) and filament winding.

Astronaut to speak at JEC Americas Astronaut to speak at JEC Americas

JEC Group says that Ron Garan, a decorated former NASA astronaut will be the special guest keynote speaker for the JEC Americas Composites Show which takes place in Houston, Texas, from 2–4 June.

KittyHawk wins JEC award KittyHawk wins JEC award

KittyHawk, an airplane with an innovative carbon blended structure will claim the JEC Innovation Award at the European composites show on 10-12 March 2015.

Composite market survey: the results

Composites Germany has published its most recent report on current and future developments in composites.

Albany Engineered Composites puts its spin on automotive Albany Engineered Composites puts its spin on automotive

Aerospace composite supplier Albany Engineered Composites (AEC) has joined forces with automotive engineering and consulting company Ricardo to develop composite body, chassis and other structural components to the automotive industry.