CompositesWorld

SEP 2018

CompositesWorld

Issue link: https://cw.epubxp.com/i/1018700

Contents of this Issue

Navigation

Page 22 of 91

NEWS 21 CompositesWorld.com Brexit Consequences Leading the World in Advanced Composites Since 1983! Classes Fill Up Fast - ENROLL TODAY! www.abaris.com +1.775.827.6568 COMPOSITE T R A I N I N G David Needleman. Boeing meanwhile secured multi- billion-dollar commitments for cargo planes from several operators, to help meet the burgeoning growth of the cargo industry that continues to improve after the 2007-2008 economic slump. Boeing also released its Commercial Market Outlook on the show's first day. In it, the company says that over the next two decades, demand for new airplanes and commercial services should reach US$15 trillion, which translates to 42,700 planes, with a value of US$6.3 trillion. To meet projected cargo traffic, 980 new freighters and 1,670 freighter conversions will be needed. More than 8,000 new widebody jets will be needed (US$2.5 trillion) as well as single-aisle aircraft with a value of US$3.5 trillion. All in all, the aerospace market, if these figures hold up in what appears to be a more changeable, and therefore, less stable and easy to predict economic landscape, certainly seems to be on a growth trajectory. For background on the Airbus/Bombardier CSeries transaction, read "Airbus to acquire majority stake in Bombardier's CSeries" | short.compositesworld.com/AirbusCSer and "Airbus introduces A220 aircraft family" | short.compositesworld.com/A220-300. Nickel Vapor Deposition capability has led us to be the leading supplier for shell tooling with integrated heating. Ideal for Out of Autoclave, Rotational Molding or Vacuum Infusion.

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of CompositesWorld - SEP 2018