Aerospace News for April 2010

Aerospace News Archive

U.S. Industrial Production Inches Up in March

A newly released Federal Reserve report showed U.S. industrial production edged up 0.1% in March and increased at an annual rate of 7.8% in the first quarter.

Metalformers Expect Steady Conditions for the Short Term

The April member survey from the Precision Metalforming Association, or PMA, showed metalforming companies expect no dramatic ups and downs over the next three months

Boeing Corp. Begins Work on Charleston Final Assembly Facility

Boeing Corp. took another visible step toward full 787 Dreamliner production earlier this month by placing the first steel column for its Charleston 787 final assembly and delivery facility in Charleston, S.C.

U.S. Economy Adds Jobs in March

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported nonfarm payroll employment increased by 162,000 in March, holding the national unemployment rate held steady at 9.7%.

NASF Welcomes New Supplier Members

The National Association for Surface Finishing Adds T&J Industries and Polyfab Plastics & Supply to the fold.