Saab Czech company joined CCAI

25. 10. 2012 | The Confederation of the Czech Aviation Industry has a new member. Today, it welcomed the Saab Czech company, the Czech branch of Swedish company Saab AB. Saab AB is one of the leading aerospace companies; it produces e.g. JAS-39 Gripen aircraft used by the Czech Air Force. In addition, Saab ABMore »

Iraqi government delegation visited AERO Vodochody

12.10.2012 | The Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki headed an official delegation of Iraqi ministers who visited AERO Vodochody today. The discussion focused mainly on L-159 aircraft. In addition to PM Maliki, the acting Minister of Defence and Minister of Culture Saadun al-Dulaimi, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Hoshyar Zebari and the Minister of Trade KhairallaMore »

GE Aviation’s H80 Turboprop Engine Gains Its Russian Type Certification

10.10.2012 | GE Aviation’s H80 turboprop engine has received type certification from the Interstate Aviation Committee Aviation Register (IAC AR). The Russian agency issued the type certificate on September 24, 2012. To date, the H80 engine has received type certifications from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the BrazilianMore »

AERO Vodochody came second in the Český PATRON competition

10.10.2012 |AERO Vodochody gained silver position in the Český PATRON 2011 (Czech Patron 2011) competition in the Best Employer category which was announced under the auspices of the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Aero was beaten only by WITTE Automotive company from Nejdek, which became the absolute winner of the completion across the categories.More »