A robot at Spirit AeroSystems inspects the forward portion of a 787 for any irregularities in the composite structure in 2012. An aviation analyst said this week that use of compsosites in aircraft will continue to grow.
A robot at Spirit AeroSystems inspects the forward portion of a 787 for any irregularities in the composite structure in 2012. An aviation analyst said this week that use of compsosites in aircraft will continue to grow. Courtesy File photo
A robot at Spirit AeroSystems inspects the forward portion of a 787 for any irregularities in the composite structure in 2012. An aviation analyst said this week that use of compsosites in aircraft will continue to grow. Courtesy File photo

Analyst: Aerospace composite industry could double by the early 2020s

December 05, 2014 09:38 AM