Airbus A350 XWB - Composite Structure and the Future

14 October 2014, 1.00 PM - 14 October 2014, 1.00 PM

Venue: Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Queen's Building Speaker: Ian Lane, Airbus
All are welcome to attend this lunchtime lecture by Ian Lane Senior Expert, Composite Structures at Airbus on the the Airbus A350 XWB - Composite Structure and the Future. 

The presentation includes a short history of the evolution of composite structure in Airbus aircraft, why the A350 XWB is over 50% composite and some of the challenges that had to be addressed in the development and certification of this latest generation airliner.

We will also look into the future and ask ‘where do we go now with the development of composite structures’ ?

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Please contact Sarah Hassall for further information.

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