Humanoid robots in tomorrow's aircraft manufacturing

By Phys.org

Feb 15, 2016

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Developing humanoid robotic technology to perform difficult tasks in aircraft manufacturing facilities is the goal of a four-year joint research project being conducted by the Joint Robotics Laboratory (CNRS/AIST) and Airbus Group.

The introduction of humanoids on aircraft assembly lines will make it possible to relieve human operators of the most laborious and dangerous tasks, thus allowing them to concentrate on higher value-added ones.

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