Category Archives: aircraft

Russia’s $2.6 billion jet engine to be made using additive manufacturing

The Aviadvigatel PD-35 is Russia’s next generation airline jet engine. With a projected budget of 160 billion rubles ($2.6 billion) development of the engine is expected for completion in the next 5 years, and additive manufacturing (or additive technology) is tipped to be an important part of the plan. For the engine’s development, Russian commercial aircraft […]

Stratasys affirms Singapore service center for 3D printed parts in aviation

Stratasys and Singapore-based aircraft maintenance company SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) are one step closer to establishing a service center for 3D printed parts in commercial aviation, after the two companies signed a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA). The JVA follows a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement that the two companies signed in 2017. Under the current […]