This annual publication from the editors of Manufacturing Engineering
magazine is the only one of its kind to chart the evolutionary changes in aerospace and defense manufacturing. With an overview of macro trends, viewpoint articles by top management and senior engineers, and in-dept technical features on the newest practices and products, Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing 2007
covers the industry at every level. Forty-percent larger than the 2006 edition, it features expanded coverage of developments in rotorcraft, missile and armament manufacturing. Topics include lean manufacturing, flexible automation, composites, light alloys, friction stir welding (FSW), high-speed machining (HSM) and workforce development.