An Epiphany Of Disruption: GE Additive Chief Explains How 3D Printing Will Upend Manufacturing
Mar 6, 2017 by Tomas Kellner
Jet engines are large and complicated machines. But sometimes surprisingly small parts can make a big difference in how they work.
A decade ago, engineers at CFM International, a joint venture between GE Aviation and France’s Safran Aircraft Engines, started designing a new, fuel-efficient jet engine for single-aisle passenger planes — the aircraft industry’s biggest market and one of its most lucrative.