Category Archives: Aerospace

DARPA grants Rocket Crafters research grant for 3D printed rocket fuel engine

Florida-based space company Rocket Crafters Inc (RCI) has been granted a $542,600 research contract by DARPA to develop its 3D printed rocket fuel engine. With the eight month-long agreement, Rocket Crafters will be enlisted to design, build, and test the hybrid rocket engine. RCI was granted a patent for its 3D printer-based hybrid rocket engine […]

Spirit Aerosystems partners with Norsk Titanium to 3D print titanium aircraft parts

Aerospace manufacturer Spirit Aerosystems has announced a commercial partnership with Norsk Titanium for its proprietary 3D printed titanium technology.

Norsk Titanium’s 3D printing method is known …

NASA grants West Virginia University $100,000 for 3D printed titanium oxide foam research aboard ISS

NASA has awarded a $100,000 grant to researchers at West Virginia University (WVU) to explore the use of 3D printed titanium dioxide foam aboard the …