• 5.8. 2019

    Aero at SIAF 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 as representatives of the Slovak Air Force and the Slovak Ministry of Defense. Full article

  • 1.8. 2019

    Tests of new L-39NG light jet are running on full speed

    Czech aircraft manufacturer AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE successfully continues in testing phase of the L-39NG development. Static tests, verifying strength of the airframe, have started on the second produced prototype in the Czech Aerospace Research Centre in Prague. On the first flight prototype, which made first flight on December 22, 2018, ground vibration tests are in progress, and this aircraft will continue in flight tests from this September. Full article

  • 4.6. 2019

    The Czech Army took over three two-seat L-159T2 aircraft

    AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. delivered to the Czech Army three two-seat L-159T2 aircraft improved by a number of major upgrades to meet the new requirements of the Czech Air Force for advanced pilot training and military operations. These aircraft will replace the L-39ZA aircraft currently serving at 21st Tactical Air Force Base in Čáslav, which end their service in the army this year after decades of successful operation. Full article

  • 30.5. 2019

    Aero will overhaul 16 L-159 aircraft for the Czech army for CZK 1.6 billion (VIDEO)

    AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. and Czech Ministry of Defence announced during the International Defence and Security Technologies Fair in Brno, Czech Republic contract for maintenance of 16 L-159 aircraft in four years. The total value of the so called PP16 contract - maintenance after 16 years of service – is CZK 1.6 billion. Full article

  • 11.4. 2019

    L-39NG program remains a key priority to AERO

    New management team of AERO presented its strategy for future of the company. Full article

  • 14.3. 2019

    Changes in the management of Aero Vodochody

    President and CEO of AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE Giuseppe Giordo leaves the company management after joint agreement with the shareholder Penta investment. Current CFO Dieter John is taking over the Aero Vodochody management. Full article

  • 25.2. 2019

    Aero Vodochody celebrates 100 years

    The history of Aero started on the 25th of February 1919, just months after the foundation of independent Czechoslovakia. During its ten decades, Aero has produced around 11 thousand aircraft. Most of them have two things in common – they were military and dedicated to training. Those characteristics are relevant also to the new L-39NG, which made its first flight in December 2018. Full article