The AH64 Apache is an attack helicopter with a twinturbo shaft engine a tail wheel landing gear arrangement and a tandem cockpit for a twoman crew The ldquoErdquo variant offers improved digital connectivity and more powerful engines among other improvements
Service centers supply a significant volume of steel and aluminum products consumed by machine shops and fabricators whose activities reflect overall industrial activity in North America
The A330 series twinengine aircraft have a range of 3100 to 8350 miles carrying up to 335 passengers or 70 metric tons of cargo
The 737 is Boeingrsquos most successful aircraft program with over 4400 unfilled orders through 2016 The OEM has said the new plant in China will support its production rate increases and improve its access to China39s commercial aviation sector
FIT AGrsquos subsidiary FIT Production GmbH uses multilaser melting as well as electronbeam melting technologies to produce 3Dprinted metal parts for manufacturing and other customers
Azul Brazilian Airlines is the largest operator of the currentgeneration E195 jets and has orders for up to 50 E195E2 aircraft
January Cutting Tool Consumption Fuels Optimism
Boeing will cut the production rate for its 777 program from seven jets per month to five in August which is likely to reduce its employment needs at assembly operations in Washington
The ldquoJoint Declaration for an Ambitious EU Industrial Strategyrdquo results from an effort by manufacturers to persuade EU policymakers and regulators to take a strategic approach to improving the regionrsquos industrial economics
Navistar, VW Complete Alliance, Look for Synergies