19 Apr 2024 - Industrial

Power electronics: past to future

The future of power electronics is undergoing a radical transformation driven by cutting-edge materials like Gallium Nitride (GaN) and Silicon Carbide (SiC). These wide-bandgap semiconductors bring game-changing advantages, outperforming traditional silicon and redefining performance benchmarks.

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18 Apr 2024 - Aerospace

Astute Group offers Huber and Suhner RF connectors for spaceflight

Astute Group is your trusted partner for spaceflight-grade RF connectivity.

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10 Apr 2024 - Aerospace

Astute Group offers Innodisk BGA SSD 4TE3 for space-constrained designs

Astute Group is your trusted partner for space-saving SSD storage solutions in critical systems.

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03 Apr 2024 - Defence

Astute Group offers Oxley defence-grade LED lighting and lamps for mission-critical applications

Astute Group brings Oxley's expertise in defence-grade LED lighting solutions to engineers seeking durability, performance, and customisation for harsh environments. Oxley products are designed to withstand the rigours of military, aerospace, and demanding industrial applications, ensuring reliable operation when visibility and long-term functionality are essential.

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25 Mar 2024 - Aerospace

Spate of safety issues has airlines under the microscope – Bloomberg

A string of alarming incidents involving United Airlines planes has cast a harsh spotlight on the aerospace industry's safety standards, raising questions about the lingering effects of pandemic-era workforce upheavals. From missing panels and blown tires to emergency landings, Bloomberg reports on a spate of safety issues that have airlines under intense scrutiny. While air travel remains remarkably safe thanks to technological advancements, the recent incidents are a worrying reminder of the industry's inherent risks.

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25 Mar 2024 - Aerospace

Astute Group offers Amphenol Raptor connectors for high power applications

Astute Group is your trusted partner for high-power connectivity solutions in the evolving aerospace landscape.

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20 Mar 2024 - Defence

Astute Group offers SynQor VPX power systems for defence and industrial applications

Astute Group is your trusted partner for mission-critical VPX power systems.

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18 Mar 2024 - Aerospace

Aerospace supply chain under severe strain

The aerospace industry continues to grapple with a fragmented and stressed supply chain, causing significant delays and headaches for manufacturers like General Electric. Despite the rebound in air travel, suppliers remain unable to keep pace, hamstrung by labour shortages and financial constraints.

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13 Mar 2024 - Aerospace

Space electronics face extreme challenges

Space exploration demands electronics that can withstand extraordinary conditions – radiation, extreme temperatures, and the relentless force of launch. Microchip Technology is a key player, providing an array of space-grade components, from robust microcontrollers to highly integrated FPGAs.

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08 Mar 2024 - Aerospace

Aerospace industry unites to combat unapproved parts

The aviation industry is taking a united stance against unauthorised parts entering the supply chain, with the formation of the Aviation Supply Chain Integrity Coalition, Safran announced. This collaborative effort, involving major airframers, engine suppliers, and other stakeholders, aims to strengthen overall supply chain integrity and prevent future incidents like the AOG Technics scandal.

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07 Mar 2024 - Aerospace

Short-lived NASA centre pioneered electronics for space exploration

In 1964, NASA established the Electronics Research Center (ERC) near Boston, Massachusetts, to develop advanced electronics for the burgeoning space program and foster collaboration with universities and industry leaders in the field. Despite initial political controversy and budgetary challenges, the ERC made significant contributions in areas like radiation-resistant components and data storage using holography.

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21 Feb 2024 - Aerospace

Astute Group Celebrates Attainment of AS6171 & ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Aerospace Standard to Detect Counterfeit Parts 

Astute Group’s U.S. distribution and testing laboratory achieves landmark AS6171 certification, strengthening the fight against counterfeit parts in aerospace

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26 Jan 2024 - Aerospace

Exploring the Future of Aviation Supply Chain Recovery with AI

this perpetual delay?

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