Industry News

Here’s the latest news about NLign’s products, people, and innovations:

US Air Force Selects NLign Analytics to Automate Data Capture

Program to deliver significant manpower savings, better quality data captured and faster turnaround time on A-10 structural repair dispositions CINCINNATI, OH; JANUARY 28, 2019– NLign Analytics, the leader in 3D inspection, maintenance and manufacturing data solutions, announces a US Air Force award to provide a streamlined and digital aircraft inspection and repair solution. The program […]

NLign 6.11 Released

NLign 6.11 has been released to customers.  This release of NLign contains the following updates and new features: Charts/Trending Filter Updated the Last “N” Feature to remove some confusion on how it works. Changes include: A list field will no longer be taken as input; Instead of filtering based on a list field, the result […]

Aviation Week and Space Technology – NLign Interview

Aviation Week and Space Technology interviewed CEO Tom Sharp concerning the recent Air Force contract that was awarded to NLign Analytics.  Here is a link to the story: “NLign Analytics Enhancing Platform for Aircraft Maintenance and Inspection Data“.   

NLign Analytics Platform Named as Innovative Component of Key Department of Defense Initiative

NLign Analytics, the leader in digitizing inspection, maintenance and manufacturing data solutions, is recognized as an innovative part of the Department of Defense (DoD) Digital Engineering Strategy. Designed to ensure continued technological superiority, the initiative will advance the department’s engineering practice by transforming engineering procedures to digital engineering practices. Incorporating technical innovation, such as NLign […]

Northrup Grumman Purchases NLign Analytics Platform to Support T-38 ASIP Organization

Northrup Grumman (NGC) has purchased the NLign Analytics Platform from Etegent Technologies.  This instance will allow  NGC personnel to support the Air Force T-38 ASIP organization at Hill AFB. The T-38 ASIP organization currently uses NLign as a central repository of structural data for their fleet.  The use of NLign at NGC will help ensure that both […]

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) Purchases NLign Enterprise Installation for use with MRB Process

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) has purchased an enterprise installation of the NLign Analytics Platform from Etegent Technologies.  The NLign platform will be used to improve UTAS’ Material Review Board (MRB) process on a variety of parts supplied to their aerospace clients including Airbus and Boeing. NLign’s ability to align inspection and repair data, in the form […]

NLign Receives 2016 Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award

Company recognized for demonstrating a 33 percent reduction in Material Review Board labor hours for F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program CINCINNATI – December 21, 2016 – NLign Analytics, a division of Etegent Technologies, today announced that it has received the prestigious Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The award […]

2016 Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP) Conference Exhibitor

Etegent was an exhibitor at the 2016 Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP) Conference.  The ASIP conference is specifically designed to bring together the world leaders in the area of aircraft structural integrity and to disseminate information on state-of-the-art technologies for aircraft structures in both the military and civilian fleets.  2016 was the 32nd year of […]

Presentation on Effectively Using Digital Information and Tools to Revolutionize Maintenance and Sustainment

This presentation was given by the Air Force in March of 2016 and focuses on the need to improved software tools in the A/C Sustainment Maintenance (Mx) area. Among the tools advocated being used in the presentation is NLign because of its ability to represent the data in a visual form on the model, its […]

Presentation on Digital Thread for Material Review Board (DT4MRB) at AA&S Conference

This presentation regarding the Digital Thread for Material Review Board Processes aimed to link design and production data and analyses within integrated software tools to feed the MRB decision-making process was given at the 2016 AA&S conference at Grapevine, Texas in conjunction with the Air Force and Northrup Grumman.  This presentation highlighted NLign’s Photo Mapping […]