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Gearing up for take off

Graham Mackrell looks at the vital role low temperature gears play in the safe flights of aircraft. He highlights the key things that aerospace engineers and manufacturers must consider when selecting components

Flying high with obsolescence management

Darren Halford explores the importance of obsolescence management for designers, engineers and users of aerospace systems

Reliability even under challenging conditions

Fronius has developed a special housing for its Selectiva chargers


Research sounds out potential for silent airports of the future

Looks at sound transmission and how it interacts with structures using acoustic interference to reduce noise

Sensors for low torque and/or high bandwidth duties

Precise, dynamic measurement of rotary and static torque from 10mNm to 100Nm and for bandwidths of up to 50kHz

App simplifies on-the-go filter replacement

Access Luber-finer filter information on iOS and Android mobile devices

Multicore cable

Hybrid solution combines multiple cable options in single product

Thermal bag counters fire risk from lithium-ion batteries

Lithium batteries are used in many every-day electronic devices, such as mobile phones, tablet computers and MP3 players

Navigating safe battery transport

IATA regulations revised to reduce transport risk of Lithium-ion batteries by plane. Michele outlines some of these challenges

Aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul

Delivering long-term value in a transformed aftermarket. Andrew Smith, Russell Pell, Delphine Knab and Willem Romanus report

Rugged waterproof miniature encoder

With 8+1 joystick function for one-finger control available Rotary Switches Online

Composite trench covers for areas imposing high loads

Lightweight alternative to traditionally used heavy concrete and metal access covers for areas imposing particularly high wheel loads

Re-engineered fan trays chill costs

The fan tray’s framework material was changed from aluminium to stronger galvanised steel

Cutting weight of aircraft parts

Egmond Plastic's Fusible-Core Technology and a VICTREX PEEK polymer solution result in up to 50% weight reductions

Controls for reuseable plane escape chutes

Thorite provides compressed air technology to activate and control the emergency training equipment

Protective maskants for chemical milling

Range of liquid maskants tailored to solve variety of engineering problems

Airport invests in innovative waste storage tank design

Project aims to improve the treatment of run-off water which can be contaminated with de-icing fluid or glycol, jet fuel and oil

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