Boeing will source composite material for its 777X aircraft from a new joint venture formed by United Arab Emirates-based Mubadala Development Company and Belgian composite materials and adhesives manufacturer Solvay. Boeing Commercial Airplanes president and CEO Ray Conner announced the move at the Farnborough Airshow July 11. The Mubadala-Solvay joint venture will produce primary structure composite material for use in manufacturing the 777X empennage and floor beams. The companies plan ...

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