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Composite UAVs

Retrac Composites have the capability to manufacture advanced composite solutions for for both civilian and military defence applications worldwide that include the composite UAV sector.

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, otherwise refried to as UAVs or drones, have been flying nearly as long as piloted planes and have emerged as as the largest growth sector in the global aerospace industry, with commercial and civil use of unmanned aircraft systems set to grow at unprecedented rates over the coming years.

The history of UAVs can be traced back to the early part of the last century, although more latterly the drive towards lighter, stronger components, to save fuel and cost, have seen the development of composite UAVs reach unprecedented numbers.

Retrac Composites are in the process of implementing our continual improvements strategy to upgrade our current AS EN 9100 standard from revision B to C to enable is to manufacture flying parts for the aerospace.

Why Choose Retrac?

  • Precision & Intricacy

    In an industry that demands high levels of intricacy and precision, The Retrac Group of companies routinely work to tolerances of +/- 0.02mm to deliver accuracy where it matters most.
  • Highly Skilled & Experienced

    Our highly skilled staff employ the most advanced design software including CATIA V5 and DELCAM.
  • Speed of Delivery

    We pride ourselves on being a single entity manufacturing solution with an outstanding reputation for both the quality of our manufacturing and our ability to undertake the shortest possible lead times.
  • Global Client Base

    Our global client base includes the world's leading F1, automotive and aerospace companies amongst others who require a manufacturing partner with a proven track record for delivering high-precision engineering solutions.

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