Aerospace News for October 2012

Aerospace News Archive

Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center Develops Revolutionary Nanotechnology Copper Solder

Copper-based CuantumFuse™ solder material capable of producing joints with up to 10 times the electrical and thermal conductivity of tin-based materials, Lockheed Martin says.

Pangborn Europe Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Leading manufacturer in the surface preparation industry marks half a century in business.

U.S. Industrial Production Rises 0.4% in September

Output of durable goods edges upward, with gains seen in the indices for aerospace, miscellaneous transportation equipment, electrical equipment, appliances and components.

PPG Aerospace Special-Effect Coatings Featured on Virgin Atlantic Airways Aircraft

Proprietary PPG pigment gives highly-reflective, vibrant color to airline’s vision.

Manufacturing sheds 16,000 positions in September

Still, the overall U.S. unemployment rate dips below 8%.