In a recent joint project, Safran Landing Systems, an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation and space markets, and SLM Solutions AG, a leading manufacturer of metal 3D printers, tested Selective Laser Melting metal 3D printing technology to produce a component of a nose landing gear for a bizjet – a world first for a part of this size.
NASA recently revealed that a team of undergraduate students from 10 colleges and universities across the United States – members of the Artemis Generation have designed a reusable 3D printed Lunar PAD from materials found on the Moon.
Norsk Titanium US Inc., a global leader in additive manufacturing of aerospace-grade titanium components, announced production deliveries of new Boeing 787 Dreamliner components to Leonardo’s Grottaglie Plant, based in South Italy and part of Leonardo’s Aerostructures Division using its Rapid Plasma Deposition™ technology.
Firehawk Aerospace, a rapidly growing rocket propulsion startup, announced that it has closed a $2 million seed round for their next generation 3D printed rocket engines. The round was led by members of the Victorum Capital Club and includes additional investments from Achieve Capital and Harlow Capital Management.