AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s.

Aero celebrates 100 years

In 2019 Aero Vodochody celebrates the 100th anniversary of its existence. Since 1919 Aero has developed dozens of military and civilian aircraft, and it has produced more than 11,000 of them in total. With these figures, it is the largest aircraft manufacturer in history of the Czech Republic. It has achieved significant successes with its jet trainers the L-29 Delfín and the L-39 Albatros and the combat-proven L-159 ALCA, a light combat aircraft. The new era of Aero opens with the L-39NG, which completed its first flight in December 2018.


Aero Vodochody is historically the largest producer of military jet trainers in the world with more than 11,000 aircraft produced totally and over 13,000,000 flight hours’ total log of the fleet. More than 6,700 own design jet training aircraft manufactured equal to 70% of world production. We are proud on excellent maneuverability of aircraft made in Aero and their ability to operate in all climatic contidions.

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Aero Vodochody cooperates with major global aircraft manufacturers on commercial and military programs. Aero’s core business lies in manufacturing and assembly of complex aircraft assemblies with a high degree of product finalisation, including integration and testing of systems, full supply chain management and final inspection.

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Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska visited Aero Vodochody

10.9.2019 | Elżbieta Bieńkowska, the Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs and the EDF agenda, together with representatives of the Czech MOD arrived at Aero Vodochody on Tuesday,… Full article

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Aero Vodochody at AirPower 2019

9.9.2019 | AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. participated in the largest air show in Austria, AirPower 2019, which took place on September 6-7 at the military air base in Zeltweg. Part of the presentation at the… Full article


Aero at SIAF 2019

5.8.2019 | AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE was at Slovak International Air Fest at Sliac air base. The presentation of Aero attracted a delegation of the Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini as well… Full article

Map of international customers up to now

  • 13,000,000 flight hours
  • 60 military operators
  • 11,000 aircrafts
  • 15 demo teams
  • All climatic conditions

Opened positions

Know-how is not omnipresent. It is concentrated in talented people. Know-how results from long-term pro-growth care, commitment to fulfiling demanding tasks and benefiting of acquired experience.

I have been working for Aero since 1986. Recently I am a head of department focused on cooperation program assembly. "

Martin Hampl

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Are you looking for an interesting and perspective job in aerospace industry? Please have a look at what AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. has to offer.

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