Today's aerospace companies have set their sights on traveling further than ever before. To achieve that goal, they are developing spacecraft with record speed. The volume of components being produced has increased to match. Reusability of components is more important than ever. Companies are reinventing their approach to manufacturing to emphasize speed and efficiency. With a myriad of new materials, as well as tried and true options available, manufacturers have a lot to evaluate to find the right match for new applications and processes.