Aerospace News for February 2011

Aerospace News Archive

Embraer Opens First Aircraft Final-Assembly Plant in America

Melbourne, Fla., chosen site for Embraer aircraft production facility.

U.S. Industrial Production Dips in January

Weaker output, plus lower utility consumption impacts U.S. industrial production.

Metalformers’ Report Reflects Optimism Over the Short Term

The latest survey from the Precision Metalforming Association points to a rise in orders during the next three months.

Chemetall Invests $25 Million in New U.S. Plant

State-of-the-art facility will employ 74 individuals, from workers to supervisors and chemists, in Blackman Township, Mich.

Columbia Chemical Appoints Product Manager for Automotive Columbia Chemical Appoints Product Manager for Automotive

Mark Schario brings more than 30 years of industry experience, specializing in automotive and aerospace finishing.

Curtiss-Wright Corporation Agrees to Acquire BASF’s Surface Technologies Division

Deal would expand Curtiss-Wright’s portfolio of niche coating technologies.