Mai 18, 2014 - 3D-Druck News

Lockheed uses 3D printing to lower satellite costs

Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon’s biggest supplier, is implementing 3D printing and 3D pathfinding simulation technology to improve affordability of producing national security satellites.

The company expects to finalize the details of a government contract to buy two new missile-warning satellites for 40 percent less than initially estimated by Pentagon, because of new additive manufacturing methods, plant closures and layoffs.
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