X-Bow Systems Inc., a key innovator in low-cost hypersonics and advanced manufactured solid rocket motors (SRMs), has announced the strategic acquisition of Spencer Composites Corporation, a renowned manufacturer of composite and metallic structures. This acquisition represents a significant vertical integration for X-Bow, enhancing its supply chain for critical components used in its commercial modular motors and hypersonic booster programs. Dr. Brian Spencer, a pioneer in composite technology and co-founder of Spencer Composites, will stay on as an Operations Technical Principal and Industry Subject Matter Expert. The acquisition includes several pivotal patents and over 50,000 square feet of manufacturing space, further enabling X-Bow to innovate and expand its capabilities in solid rocket technologies.

Aerospace and Defense, Advanced Manufacturing,United States