Customer Story - Airbus UK - CENIT INT

Offline-Programming Solution for automated A380 Wing Assembly


  • High level of automation in NC programming
  • Due to the number of controlled NC-Axes it is not possible to program the machine interactively. Hence, a knowledge based automation approach became necessary


  • The offline-programming solution FASTTIP developed by the CENIT AG
  • Process specific customization of user interface and programming automation


  • Knowledge-based automation in programming and quick reaction to design changes
  • All the time the user has powerful functionalities to manually modify sequences, that couldn’t be covered by knowledge rules


  • Analysis of process requirements and covering of process knowledge in the programming system
  • Strong support of the specialist departments for technical consultation

About Airbus UK

  • Core competence: Aircraft production
  • Sector: Aviation industry