Achieving new heights with 3D printing

Navigate the future of aerospace with the shorter lead times, more affordable small series, and unrivaled design freedom that additive manufacturing (AM) can offer. Through our Form 1-accredited manufacturing of flying parts, industry-leading software, and specialist consultancy services, we engage with the entire aerospace supply chain, from OEMs to eVTOL start-ups, and from MROs to supplier tiers. Discover how we can support you at every stage of your journey. 

Aircraft engineers working on the interior of an 737 jet airplane

Why choose 3D printing?

Increase profitability

Gain agility

Future-proof your operations

Embrace innovation

Materials and certifications

Let your next project take flight with our certified additive manufacturing for aerospace. We have the accreditations you need to let us make flight-ready parts for you, and we can also help you develop and qualify new 3D printing applications and materials. 

Why choose Materialise Manufacturing?  

On-hand expertise

Certified processes and materials 

Historical performance data 

Complete process documentation 

Applied R&D support  

Typical 3D printing applications in aerospace

Cabin interiors

Low-criticality parts like seat row indicators, display shrouds, armrest caps, and overhead storage panels are ideal candidates for small-series AM production.

Four 3D-printed spare parts made of flame-retardant polyamide are shown: one is black and three are white. All four parts are commonly seen in aircraft cabin interiors. These parts are manufactured for 328 Support Services.

AM training for aerospace businesses

Learn how to bring additive manufacturing into your business and take advantage of all it has to offer, with our tailored training courses. Our team can build a curriculum that focuses on the materials, technologies, and core competencies that truly suit your needs

Frequently asked questions


Get inspired for your next project with a look at how 3D printing has made its mark in the aerospace industry.

Get in touch

Would you like to ask a question or begin working on a project? We’d love to hear from you.

Talk to our aerospace team