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The Silver Spitfire takes to the skies for a truly global expedition

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Silver Spitfire in mid flight

There are rarely events that truly make our fingers tingle, but this, dare we say, is one. And the best part is, thanks to our aerospace fasteners, we can say that we’ve had the privilege of playing our part in the very nuts and bolts of the enterprise. In a daring project that brings to light the beautiful and elegant design of one of our all-time favourite aircrafts. Two pioneering aviators, Matt Jones and Steve Brooks, along with their dedicated support team, are attempting to fly their Silver Spitfire around the globe. Their tour will take them to some of the earth’s most impressive landmarks. From the Grand Canyon in the Arizona desert, to Mount Fuji in the East. Taking

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How are Aerospace Fasteners keeping up with Defence Technology?

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An F-35 Lightening II flies around the airspace of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on March 5, 2016. The F-35 was participating in Air Combat CommandÕs Heritage Flight Training Course, a program that features modern fighter/attack aircraft flying alongside Word War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War-ear aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Brandon Shapiro)

With defence technology even more susceptible to the influence of technological changes, how are aerospace fasteners keeping up with these rapid changes?


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Meeting the Demand for Aerospace Fasteners

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A selection of fasteners

In a rapidly expanding market struggling to meet the travel needs of a growing population, how are we meeting the increasing demand for aerospace fasteners?


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How Increased MRO Efficiency is Driving Aftermarket Growth and the Effect on Supply Chain

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Tokyo 2020 airlines to use biofuels

We’ve talked before about the growth of the commercial aerospace marketplace over the last few years. More people want to go places, and with more efficient aeroplanes being developed there are more service suppliers than ever able to offer affordable travel solutions. This has led to steadily expanding fleet sizes for many airlines which has in turn put increasing pressure on manufacturers.


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What Will Electric Technologies In The Aerospace Industry Look Like In 5 Years?

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A large commercial aircraft landing

What will electric technologies in the aerospace industry look like in 5 years time? Who is leading the way and who’s falling behind? Find out here!


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Working in the aerospace supply chain

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The undercarriage of a commercial aircraft

It’s one of the UK’s most dynamic and fast-paced industries. But what exactly is the aerospace supply chain and what would a career in it look like? We take a detailed look at the changing pace of our industry, from exciting developments in the UK space industry to our core specialism as leading suppliers of aerospace fasteners across commercial aviation and defence.


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Longstanding customer FSL Aerospace award us Silver Certificate & Trophy for our 2017 performance

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JPAero and FSLA Silver Award 2017

We are delighted to have been awarded a silver certificate and trophy by one our long-standing clients FSL Aerospace Ltd. for our work in 2017


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The first ever UK aerospace fastener suppliers to achieve BSI REV B standard!

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We are delighted to announce that we are the first UK aerospace fasteners company to be awarded the demanding REV B standard by BSI. It’s the latest aerospace distribution standard by BSI to AS9120 REV B, which is far more challenging to achieve than the old REV A.


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How does the aerospace sector drive fastener development?

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A Beech YC-43 assembly line

What is it that pushes us to consistently manufacture better and more innovative aerospace fasteners? The answer to this question lies in the history of industrial fastener production here in the UK and how it has changed over the years to leave Great Britain a pioneer of fastener development.


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Massive change is afoot; but how realistic are renewable fuels for aviation?

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Looking up at clear blue skies through fresh wheat fields

News this month that Volvo intends to make its entire range of cars electric from 2019 may have come as a bit of a shock. It feels like we’ve spent so long talking about fossil fuel alternatives in the context of something that will happen in the future, to suddenly have one of the world’s biggest car manufacturers announce “hey, it’s here!” makes it feel slightly surprising.


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