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Aerospace and Defense Yearbook 2009

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Society of Manufacturing Engineers

Pages in Print Edition: 120PP

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SME Members: $ 22.50
Non members: $ 25.00


The fourth edition of this acclaimed yearbook from the editors of Manufacturing Engineering magazine scrutinizes the breadth and depth of aerospace and defense manufacturing. It provides overviews of overarching trends, insights from key government officials, viewpoint articles by top management and senior engineers, and in-depth technical features on the newest practices and technologies. Feature coverage ranges from improvements in satellite manufacture, automated machining of titanium and Inconel, laser processing of turbine engine components, and composite airframe fabrication to the state of aerospace-manufacturing curriculum development and more.