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First titanium 3D-printed part installed into serial production aircraft
Toulouse, France - Airbus to equip A-350XWB pylon with bracket
Airbus completed for the first time the installation of a titanium 3D-printed bracket on an in-series production A-350XWB airplane. The bracket, built using Additive-Layer Manufacturing (ALM) technologies (also known as 3D-printing), is part of the aircraft pylon, the junction section between wings and engines. Additive-Layer Manufacturing “grows” products from a fine base material powder –such as al...
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