Composite and Metallic Developments (COMET)

CO-MET is a technology development programme led by GKN Aerospace aimed at advancing current technologies and knowledge in Composite and Metallic processing for current product and advanced Structures for application on future new aircraft platforms. The programme is critical for the intermediate future operations given the potential gains in productivity-efficiency-repeatability and quality are compelling. GKN Aerospace, global Tier 1 supplier for the Aerospace industry, with its headquarters in the UK brings a wealth of experience and background managing research & technology initiatives.


Short Title: COMET
Project Number: 113148
Project Cost: £9,700,000
End Date: 30th Apr 2020
Time Horizon: Exploit
Lead Partner: GKN Aerospace
Attributes: Cost
ATI Value Stream: Aerostructures of the future