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25th June 2018, Stamford, CT

Hexcel promotes composites for space applications

Hexcel develops, manufactures structural materials including carbon fibres, specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fibre-reinforced matrix materials. © Hexcel CorporationHexcel is exhibiting at the Toulouse Space Show this week to promote its latest technologies and innovations in composites for space applications. More than 3,000 visitors are expected at this major international forum that is dedicated to novel solutions for space.

Hexcel’s promotions will feature a number of 3D-printed flight-ready carbon fibre parts manufactured from HexAM additive manufacturing technology, combining high performance PEKK thermoplastics with aerospace grade carbon fibre.

HexPEKK structures are said to offer significant weight, cost and time-to-market reductions, replacing traditional cast or machined metallic parts in highly demanding aerospace, satellite and defence applications. Other Hexcel solutions for space applications include carbon fibre, prepregs and honeycomb materials with proven performance for satellite structures and launchers.

Hexcel Corporation is a leading advanced composites company. It develops, manufactures and markets lightweight, high-performance structural materials including carbon fibres, specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fibre-reinforced matrix materials, honeycomb, adhesives, engineered core and composite structures for use in commercial aerospace, space and defence and industrial applications.

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