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EMO 2021 Scheduled for October 2021 in Milan, Italy

EMO 2021 Scheduled for October 2021 in Milan, Italy

September 24, 2020
Betting that the worst of the pandemic will be over and travel restrictions lifted, the 2021 edition the machine tool exhibition is putting out the welcome mat to the world.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Aircraft, satellites, weapon systems and more that are digitally engineered will receive the “e” prefix.

Secretary of the Air Force Unveils New “eSeries” Classification

September 17, 2020
A new way of procuring systems, recognizing the Department’s digital future, and industry’s ability to deliver digital twins.
By U.S. Air Force Press Release
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Aerospace Seeks to Rebound From COVID-19, PwC Says

September 1, 2020
The aerospace industry is attempting to rebound from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), consulting firm PwC said in a report issued today.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
Boeing 737

Boeing Posts Quarterly Loss on Pandemic

July 29, 2020
Boeing Co. today reported a second-quarter loss of $2.4 billion as revenue plunged because of plant shutdowns related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and commercial aircraft deliveries evaporated.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
The YCM DCV2018A/B-5AX machining center.

YCM Introduces “Aero” Series Double-Column Machining Center Targeted to Aerospace Industry

June 19, 2020
YCM Technology (USA) Inc., Carson, Calif., has announced the introduction of the “AERO” Series of next-generation, high-performance double-column, multi-axis DCV2018A/B-5AX machining centers.
By YCM Technology Inc. Press Release
Boeing 737

Durable Goods Orders Plunge Amid COVID-19 Disruptions

May 28, 2020
Durable goods orders plunged 17.2 percent in April from the month before as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disrupted the economy, the U.S. Commerce Department said in a report today.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
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