Norsk Titanium qualifies RPD process for Airbus production

Within a multi-year collaboration, Norsk Titanium has successfully qualified its Merke IV machine and the Rapid Plasma Deposition (RPD) process for Airbus production.

Image © Airbus SAS 2023.

Premium Aerotec, an Airbus subsidiary in Varel, Germany, has placed an order for an initial structural part, and Norsk Titanium is currently completing delivery of the first order.

The first additively manufactured preforms delivered by Norsk have been machined, qualified and installed into an A350 assembly.