AERO Vodochody

Type: Company
Name: AERO Vodochody
Nationality: Czech Republic
Web Address: http://www.aero.cz/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for AERO Vodochody
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Czech aviation industry making a comeback

After years of problems, plane makers are achieving successNews appeared recently about important investment into the Czech aviation industry. Czech aircraft manufacturer Evektor got a significant investment when a Malaysian investor decided to put in ... [Published Prague Post - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 2 reports

Czech gov't approves fighter sales to U.S. firm

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.PRAGUE, July 2 (Xinhua) -- The Czech government approved on Wednesday the sale of redundant L-159 fighters to the U.S. Draken International firm, announced Czech Defense Minister Martin Stropnicky.The U.S. company will get ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Iraq is Buying, Fielding Russian Weapons Again

Pantsir-S1(click to view full)In October 2012, Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki signed a deal with Russia’s Rosoboronexport, variously estimated at $4.2 – $5.0 billion. The deal is characteristically murky, but is reported to include a combination of 40 Mi-35 ... [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jul 01 2014]
Entities: Iraq, Air Defense, Russia
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Iraq plans to buy 40 Mi-24 helicopters from Czech Republic

The Iraqi Government is reportedly in talks with Czech Republic to acquire Russian-built Mi-24 attack helicopters.According to media reports, the Iraqi Government has expressed interest in buying 40 Mi-24 helicopters, in addition to 12 L-159 light combat ... [Published Air Force Technology - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 1 reports

Breakthrough for sales of L-159 to Iraq in sight

A breakthrough in foreign sales for the Czech Republic’s biggest aviationcompany is again being promised. But after hopes being dashed so many timesbefore, Aero Vodochody will have to wait until the final deal is done to besure.L-159 Alca, photo: Czech ... [Published Radio Prague - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Next Generation Cockpit Design

— June 21, 2014Rather than blaming pilots for the rare but often deadly failure to perform, the FAA and Industry Commercial Aviation Safety Team (CAST) have launched a multiyear, multipronged research effort with NASA and others to help find better ways ... [Published Leadership - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Iraq negotiates on purchase of Czech Mi-24 combat helicopters

Current turmoil in the Middle Eastern nation, which is fighting fast-moving ISIS radicals, has complicated discussionsPrague, June 19 (ČTK) — Iraq is negotiating with Prague about the purchase of Czech Russian-made Mi-24 helicopters, Defense Minister ... [Published Prague Post - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 1 reports

EASA Approves Navaero EFB on A320 Family

] EASA has issued a Supplementary Type Certificate (STC) for installation of the Navaero Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) system on the Airbus A320 family of aircraft.Under the STC, dual aircraft mounting structures are approved for securing the Apple iPad ... [Published Aviation Today - Jun 04 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Flight International Czech country special

In this week’s Flight International (3-9 June), we visit the Czech Republic. In Communist times, the former Czechoslovakia was a workshop of the Eastern Bloc and aviation one of its key industries – with military trainers, light utility aircraft and turboprop ... [Published Flight International - Jun 03 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

ANALYSIS: Czech champion Aero Vodochody's structural change

Aero Vodochody Aerospace has been through two revolutions of its own since the political changes that swept eastern Europe after the fall of the Berlin Wall. The mid-1990s saw a Boeing strategic investment in the Czech aerospace champion – one of the ... [Published Flight International - Jun 02 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

News story: Workshop on business opportunities in Central and Eastern Europe

In the run up to the Hungarian Grand Prix in July, the British Embassy in Budapest is hosting an automotive and aerospace workshop. This is part of the GREAT Britain campaign which aims to:provide insights into doing business in the Central and Eastern ... [Published Department for Transport - Jun 02 2014]
First reported Feb 14 2014 - Updated Feb 14 2014 - 1 reports

Poland selects Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master as advanced jet trainer

Alenia Aermacchi M-346 is the new jet trainer of the Polish Air Force. According to the Polish Ministry of National Defense the Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master has been officialy selected to be the Polish Air Force’s jet trainer in Dęblin. Last week, ... [Published The Aviationist - Feb 14 2014]

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"If no problem arises, we are supposed to sign the contract with Aero Vodochody at 9 o'clock on July 14. This will be immediately followed by the signing of the contract between Aero Vodochody and Draken" said Stropnicky
"The Czech Air Force's inventory currently includes seven spare Mi-24 helicopters, which could be sold to Iraq."
"Vueling, Iberia, Croatia and other navAero customers are pleased to have this certification completed so that they can advance their fleet deployments to meet their operational goals. Again, we are first in the industry to provide such a high-level certified system with an EASA STC" said Simone Giordano, group president of Navaero

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Czech aviation industry making a comeback [Published Prague Post - Jul 08 2014]
Czech gov't approves fighter sales to U.S. firm [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 03 2014]
Czech gov't approves fighter sales to U.S. firm [Published China.org.cn - Jul 02 2014]
Iraq is Buying, Fielding Russian Weapons Again [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jul 01 2014]
Iraq plans to buy 40 Mi-24 helicopters from Cze... [Published Air Force Technology - Jun 23 2014]
Next Generation Cockpit Design [Published Leadership - Jun 21 2014]
Breakthrough for sales of L-159 to Iraq in sight [Published Radio Prague - Jun 21 2014]
Iraq negotiates on purchase of Czech Mi-24 comb... [Published Prague Post - Jun 19 2014]
EASA Approves Navaero EFB on A320 Family [Published Aviation Today - Jun 04 2014]
Flight International Czech country special [Published Flight International - Jun 03 2014]
ANALYSIS: Czech champion Aero Vodochody's struc... [Published Flight International - Jun 02 2014]
News story: Workshop on business opportunities ... [Published Department for Transport - Jun 02 2014]
Poland selects Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master as... [Published The Aviationist - Feb 14 2014]
Biography for Ladislav Šimek [Published Silobreaker - Dec 13 2011]
Fact Sheet for AERO Vodochody [Published Silobreaker - Jan 10 2011]
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Poland selects Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master as... [Published The Aviationist - Feb 14 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi M-346 is the new jet trainer of the Polish Air Force. According to the Polish Ministry of National Defense the Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master has been officialy selected to be the Polish Air Force’s jet trainer in Dęblin. Last week, ...
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