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Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace & Space 2020 Agenda

Welcome to Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space 2020! Now returning for its 6th year after a hugely successful event in London last year. The conference is the premium forum for AM users and will be taking place on the 25th-27th February in Birmingham, the heart of ...

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The road to serial additive manufacturing production for aerospace and space

While additive manufacturing has been proven a reliable cost-saving technology to produce various aircraft parts, companies are now focusing their efforts towards serial additive manufacturing production. Key questions now arise around quality assurance and parts certification across the whole supply chain.Ahead of Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space 2020, Defence...

Event Information

2019 Sample Attendee List

Take a look at a sample of our 2019 attendee list to see who attended last year's event. 

2019 Post Show Report

The fifth edition of the Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space conference gathered in February 2019 over 200 AM users, R&D experts and industry partners within the aerospace and space industry. Chaired by Paul Evans, Head of Manufacturing Technologies and Processes, Airbus Group and Jason Gilmore, New Product and R&D...

Reports

Advanced Applications of 3D Printing: From Prototypes and Parts

3D printing – the additive fabrication of objects by depositing and patterning successive layers of material – has been touted as an enabling platform for applications ranging from lighter, more efficient aircraft and advanced prosthetics to homemade firearms and lab-grown organs. Anthony Vicari, Research Associate at Lux Research, provides this...

Overview of the Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Market

The use of Additive Manufacturing in the Aerospace & Space industry is still young but is already hailed as the Third Industrial Revolution. Companies are only just learning to achieve economic returns, through the flexibility and the design benefits it provides. In this free exclusive infographic, discover the view of...

Interviews

Overcoming the challenges of large-scale 3D production of aircraft parts: Insights from EOS on producing Airbus A350 latch shafts

This exclusive interview with Vinu Vijayan, Global Business Development Manager – Aerospace, EOS and speaker at Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space, explores the challenges of supporting Airbus in achieving mass 3D production of latch shafts for A350 and managing the parts’ certification across the supply chain. 

Additive Manufacturing - Space is not the final frontier

In this interview Tim Haidar from Defence IQ catches up with Alan Cox R&D Manager, AirbusAdditive Manufacturing has been in place in one form or another for the past three decades and is increasingly becoming a part of the literal fabric of many of the world's core industries. In this...

The UK's national AM strategy: Why the UK should embrace Additive Manufacturing

The Additive Manufacturing National Strategy, published last September by the UK Additive Manufacturing Strategy Steering Group, stated that the UK was advanced in additive manufacturing research, design and manufacturing expertise, but many UK companies were failing to apply the technology as a core part of their processes. Ahead of the...

Changing the economics of space: Creating 3D printed liquid rocket engines

Thanks to additive manufacturing, small companies are now able to manufacture rocket engines outside traditional methods at a lower cost. The start-up Launcher, founded in 2017 builds 3D printed engines that will one day launch small payloads into space faster and cheaper, making space more affordable.Ahead of the fifth annual...

Large-scale additive manufacturing: Fiction or reality?

Is large-scale integration of Additive Manufacturing ever possible in the Aerospace & Space sector? It could hold the key for companies to manufacture on an industrial level at a cheaper cost and with more flexibility but it has yet to become the primary technology for manufacturing purposes. Ahead of the...

Making space affordable: The unmissable opportunity of made-in-space parts

Additive Manufacturing could be the key factor in conducting affordable and sustainable missions, reducing costs and improving the crew's safety by manufacturing much-needed broken parts without necessitating a resupply mission. How far are we from conducting deep-space exploration missions?Defence IQ had the opportunity to discuss with Raymond 'Corky' Clinton, Associate...

Past Presentations

Shaping the Future of Aerospace and Space Manufacturing

Presentation by Andy Schofield, Manufacturing & Materials Technology Director, BAE Systems - Air, at the 2019 Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace and Space ConferenceDownload the presentation to find out:Industry challenges facing manufacturing for aerospace and space Strategies to address these challenges Next generation manufacturing technology focus areas

Applications of Additive Manufacturing in Military Simulators & Trainers

Last year Robert Ghobrial, LM Technical Fellow – Production Operations Rotary & Mission Systems, Lockheed Martin gave a presentation on the applications of additive manufacturing in military simulators & trainers. 

YXLON - Content

Handbook to Computed Tomography (CT) for Industrial Applications

Take a look at this Handbook from  our sponsors YXLON. Find more info on their website > www.yxlon.com/additive_manufacturing