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Raul Polit-Casillas, a systems engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has described how 3D printing is in use to make advanced woven metal fabrics for use in space. Polit-Casillas and colleagues have [...]

The aerospace branch of the Liebherr industrial and mechanical engineering company, headquartered in Switzerland, has 3D printed a controlling part of an A380 aircraft. The hydraulic valve was developed in close collaboration with [...]

A study published in Nature's Scientific Reports demonstrates tools and bricks 3D printed in inks made from Lunar and Martian like powders. Conducted by the Shah Tissue Engineering and Additive Manufacturing (TEAM) Lab at Northwes [...]

Norwegian aerospace additive manufacturing specialists Norsk Titanium AS, has released details of a parts order from multinational aircraft corporation Boeing (NYSE: BA). According to Norsk, the ordered components will make the Bo [...]

3D printer and production systems manufacturer Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) has entered into a strategic partnership with SIA Engineering Company Limited (SGX: S59). As a part of the Singapore Airlines Group, SIA Engineering Comp [...]

American defense company, Lockheed Martin has revealed plans to use 3D printing to develop the U.S. Air Force’s next generation of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM). The company has also announced development of a 3D prin [...]

Multinational aviation group Airbus has announced the use of 3D printing in components for two upcoming aircraft. In the case of the A330neo plane, a 3D printed part helps to create an "enhanced passenger experience", while 3D pri [...]

Made In Space, U.S. manufacturers of the world's first microgravity 3D printer, are celebrating a year of trailblazing firsts 3D printed on the International Space Station (ISS). As of April 2017, the company's Additive Manufactur [...]

Californian company Aerojet Rocketdyne has announced successful hot-fire testing of its 3D printed thrust chamber for the RL-10 rocket engine. The component was 3D printed in copper using selective laser melting (SLM) and underwen [...]

The US Department of Defense has created a swarm of 3D printed autonomous micro drones that can fly together in formation. Known as Perdix, the drones were developed by the Strategic Capabilities Office (SCO) with a reported budge [...]