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Lockheed Wraps Quality Tests on Satellite Fuel Tank With 3D-Printed Parts; Rick Ambrose Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 18, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has concluded quality tests on a titanium container that it built with 3D-printed parts to store fuel for the LM 2100 satellite bus as part of a multiyear development effort, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said July 11 it used the Electron Beam …

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Boeing, Partner Eye Standard 3D Printing Processes for Titanium

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 22, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will work with Switzerland-based technology company Oerlikon on a project to develop standard 3D printing processes and materials using metal, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The partnership aims to create standard titanium additive manufacturing methods and qualify suppliers that produce the metallic components in line …

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Lockheed Orders Alcoa Titanium for F-35 Airframe Structures

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 8,  2015 — Alcoa (NYSE: AA) has sealed a nine-year, $1.1 billion deal to supply the titanium for the airframes on all Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II variants, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The contract relies on the recent acquisition of RTI that Alcoa said helped boost …

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