For the first time in its history, from June 20 to 26, the International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget will be hosting more than 2,100 international exhibitors. With its 28 international pavilions, 140 aircraft and breakthrough technologies from Alcoa, the International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget will offer its 138,000 professional visitors and 200,000 general public visitors a unique experience.
Visit Alcoa's booth (pictured at-right) in Hall 5, booth F220 to see the following breakthrough technologies, and be sure to keep checking back at our blog for the latest innovations and stories from the flight line.
•A stretch-formed aluminum-lithium fuselage panel, which was produced from our third generation aluminum-lithium fuselage sheet by Spirit Aerosystems;
•Advanced wing and fuselage concepts that enable dramatic weight savings while doubling inspection intervals and increasing passenger comfort;
•A Joint Strike Fighter forged bulkhead;
•Our latest aerospace fasteners; and
•Structural castings, as well as cast aero engine blades and vanes.
As the show progresses, we’ll tell you more about our displays and share images of our booth.