£300m Funding Boost for a Greener Aerospace Industry

We have previously talked about the rise of a more sustainable aerospace sector and just how important it is to ensure that the industry continues to move towards greener technologies and practices. The UK government appears to agree. In fact, … Read more

How Will Brexit Impact the Medical Industry in the UK?

Brexit is still synonymous with uncertainty, but many businesses and industries are already preparing for all outcomes, be it an organised leave or a no-deal Brexit. With less than two months until the UK leaves the European Union, the medical … Read more

How & Why is 3D Printing Changing the Manufacturing Industry?

3D printing is not only becoming increasingly popular in many manufacturing businesses but is also becoming the standard for some sectors. This additive manufacturing technology drives production by a digital blueprint and builds layer upon layer of material until the … Read more

Why The Year of Engineering is Essential

2018 is the Year of Engineering. The reason why the UK government launched the initiative this year is that they want to inspire the next generation of engineers and overcome the shortfall of 20,000 engineering graduates a year.

A £4.8 million Boost to the UK Space Industry

The UK’s aerospace industry has been hailed time and time again for being the largest in Europe and for being such a fast-growing sector, with a growth of 39% in five years and an annual turnover of £32 billion (according … Read more

Exploring How Brexit Could Impact UK Aerospace

In recent months one word has dominated the UK press – Brexit. Whether you voted in or out, the figures are in, and as of 29th March 2017, the two-year process of splitting from the European Union was initiated. But … Read more

Brexit Aviation Deal: Government Focus to Avoid Trade Hit

The government has been urged to begin focusing their efforts on the aviation and aerospace industry within its many talks and discussions of Brexit. Avoiding a hit to the trade and its investment into the industry is of vital importance. … Read more

Four Challenges That Are Affecting the Aerospace Industry

There are challenges in every industry sector, but with the aerospace industry having a larger international footprint than any other sector, it is understandable that it is facing a multifaceted and complex future. From some points of view, the skies … Read more

£35m Aerospace Research Centre Opens

Located near Milton Keynes, Cranfield University is an institution that offers postgraduate courses in technology and management. The campus has recently become home to the Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) which was officially opened last week. The £35m facility is … Read more