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New thermal wire stripper overcomes all common problems

New thermal wire stripper overcomes all common problems
A new thermal wire stripper has been launched by HAKKO, a manufacturer of soldering, de-soldering, PCB rework and fume extraction equipment, which is designed to overcome all common problems associated with using mechanical strippers and hand tools. FT-802 is the latest version of HAKKO’s world-class thermal wire strippers that satisfies the demands of the military, medical and aerospace industries. 
21st May 2019

Cleanroom facility for surface mount oscillator production

Cleanroom facility for surface mount oscillator production
The frequency control specialist Euroquartz, has completed installation of a new class seven cleanroom facility at the company’s Somerset headquarters. This investment is designed to ensure that the company continues to play a critical role in the UK manufacture of oscillator products for military and aerospace applications and ensure UK defence contractors can fulfil their requirements for surface mount device (SMD) oscillators.
21st May 2019

Sustainable aviation fuel available at Caen airport

Sustainable aviation fuel available at Caen airport
It has been announced that Neste and Air BP are supporting the business aviation sector’s Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuel (SAJF) initiative. The European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) will take place in Geneva on 21st to 23rd May 2019, and European business aviation community has an option to refuel with sustainable aviation fuel at Caen airport in France.
20th May 2019


Government package launched to help manufacturers win more orders

Government package launched to help manufacturers win more orders
A £10m programme to help make the UK’s advanced aerospace manufacturing supply chain more competitive was launched by new Business and Industry Minister Andrew Stephenson, as he visited aerospace and defence supplier, MEP in Aylesford, Kent. The SMMT Industry Forum - the training and consultancy specialist for manufacturers - will help deliver the new approach, called NMCL (for National Manufacturing Competitiveness Levels), which is part of the SC21 Competitiveness & Growth (C&G) programme.
14th May 2019

Manufacturing facility attains AS9100 AND ISO certification

Manufacturing facility attains AS9100 AND ISO certification
TxV Aero Composites has received AS9100 and ISO 9001:2015 certification for its highly automated thermoplastic composite part manufacturing facility. Meeting the requirements of these globally adopted benchmarks demonstrates a commitment to producing composite parts of the highest quality for the commercial aerospace industry.
10th May 2019

Contract supports the US Navy's first unmanned aerial programme

Contract supports the US Navy's first unmanned aerial programme
  Aitech Defense Systems has been awarded a contract by The Boeing Company to supply key mission interface systems for the MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling programme.
10th May 2019

Spectra Group wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Spectra Group wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise
Spectra Group have received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category for its system, SlingShot. The product is a small, low powered and lightweight system that delivers game-changing capabilities to existing military and first responder radio networks. When connected to military or commercial UHF/VHF radios, Slingshot extends their range from Line of Sight to Beyond Line of Sight covering thousands of mile radius by utilising  the Inmarsat I-4 commercial satellite network L-TAC Service.
23rd April 2019

Aerospace drone competition to inspire schoolchildren

Aerospace drone competition to inspire schoolchildren
  Gwynedd Council is supporting a programme to invite 120 local school children take part in aerospace workshops at this summer’s international drone design competition which is returning to the Snowdonia Aerospace Centre in Llanbedr in June.
17th April 2019

Sustainable aviation fuel ready for delivery to Sweden

Sustainable aviation fuel ready for delivery to Sweden
Renewable products producer from wastes and residues, Neste, and Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, have entered into an agreement to deliver sustainable aviation fuel to airline and airport customers in Sweden in 2019. Neste and Air BP announced in 2018 their plans to explore and develop supply chain solutions for delivering sustainable aviation fuel to airports and airlines. 
15th April 2019

'Future of cybersecurity' workshop to explore secure architectures

'Future of cybersecurity' workshop to explore secure architectures
  Lynx Software Technologies has announced that it is partnering with the US Army Research Laboratory to deliver the 'Future of Cybersecurity' Workshop being hosted by IEEE SoutheastCon at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama on 12th April.
11th April 2019


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DSEI 2019
10th September 2019
United Kingdom EXCEL, London