AERO is the 2013 Best Employer of the Region

AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE gained the first place in the 11th Sodexo Best Employer of the Region Contest for the year 2013 in the category up to 5,000 employees. AERO received an award for its pro-employee approach and human resources policy. It is the second achievement of the company in this area, in 2012 AERO obtained aMore »

GE Aviation Czech celebrates five years on the Czech market

It’s been five years since GE Aviation acquired selected assets of Walter Engines a.s. and thus built on a hundred-year tradition of turboprop engine manufacturing in the Czech Republic. GE Aviation has successfully developed a new H80 engine here (the first engine in the history of GE Aviation that has been designed and manufactured outsideMore »

H75-powered L410 Engine Upgrade Program Launched

GE Aviation and AIR-TEC signed an agreement to develop an engine upgrade program for the L 410 aircraft. Under the program, AIR-TEC will replace the current M601 engine that powers the L 410 with GE’s new H75 engine. “AIR-TEC is the largest M601 operator and has a deep understanding of the engine and aircraft,” saidMore »

New production facility for Airbus A320 galleys

Driessen Aerospace CZ s.r.o., incorporated into ZODIAC Aerospace Group, has been inaugurated its new production facility in Plzen on 14th May 2013, which will be assembling galleys for new generation Airbus A320 aircraft. Thanks to new signed contracts, the company will increase its revenues by 8 million EUR this year. Today, the company’s number ofMore »

CCAI on Helishow in Hradec Králové

CCAI members: GE Aviation Czech and LOM Prague have participated on 12th European Helicopter Show 2013 in Hradec Kralove, which was held on May 9-11. The exhibition was focused on producers of helicopters and their operators. GE Aviation Czech presented its H80 turboprop aero engine there, which drew visitors’ attention and interest. The number of visitors came toMore »

Jihlavan has signed contract with CESA

JIHLAVAN, a.s., one of the founders of CCAI, has signed significant contract with Spanish company CESA (Compañía Española de Sistemas Aeronáuticos S.A.) to deliver aero hydraulic parts and successfully closed negotiations which took almost two years. JIHLAVAN will be manufacturing hydraulic linear actuators and valves for landing gears and cargo ramps for Airbus A350, AirbusMore »