Joe Leader, CEO of APEX

Interview: Joe Leader, CEO of APEX

As APEX celebrates its 40th anniversary, CEO Joe Leader shares his thoughts on the direction of the organization – and the passenger experience

FDM 3D printing can produce anything from aircraft interior ducting to espresso machines

Adding value to aircraft interiors with 3D-printed cosmetic parts

The main problems with additive layer manufacturing in the aircraft interiors sector today are that many people do not understand the technology, and that not many people have the know-how or technical capability to do it. However, recent projects – including a new espresso machine for Aerolux – show the potential for this method of manufacturing