Fokker Aerostructures procures new fiber placement machine

March 2010

Fokker Aerostructures has procured a large fiber placement machine from automation specialist Boikon from the Netherlands. Ultrasonic heating technology developed by Fokker Aerostructures, will be integrated in the machine. Starting end of 2010, it will be used to lay up the seven metres span skin of the torsion box.

Fokker Aerostructures fibre placement machine