Hexcel Corporation signed a long-term collaboration to supply carbon fiber prepreg to Dassault for the Falcon 10X program in manufacturing aircraft wings. That was the first business jet program for Dassault to include high-performance advanced carbon fiber composites in aircraft.
Solvay S.A declared the completion of the new thermoplastic composites manufacturing facility at the Greenville, South Carolina site. The portfolio includes ‘Evolite’, which provides reliability and low-cost ownership in the market, and ‘Aromatic Polymer Composite tapes’ to provide notable weight and cost benefits in aerospace and urban air mobility applications.
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