CCAI Profile

Confederation of the Czech Aviation Industry (CCAI)

CCAI is a network of Czech aviation manufacturers and institutions involved in aerostructures, aero engines, MRO, avionics, systems and complete aircraft and integrated aircraft components design, development, production and testing. CCAI consists of 17 aviation manufacturers. Other members include 4 universities and 2 other institutions supporting aviation training, education and R&D to all its members.

CCAI contributes to supporting Czech aviation competitiveness through its programs focusing on human resources, qualifications & training, supply chains continual improvements and integration of their capabilities.

Profile

  • 17 firms, 6 associated members
  • Turnover: 304 mil. USD (aviation business), 41 mil. USD (non-aviation) in 2012
  • Staff: 3,280 aviation professionals, 1,089 other employees in 2012
  • 2012/2011: +24.5% growth in aviation turnover
  • 2012/2011: +11.1% growth in aviation staff
  • Sales:
    • Aerospace products: 193 mil. USD
    • Aerospace R&D: 2 mil. USD
    • Aerospace MRO: 78 mil. USD
    • Aerospace services: 31 mil. USD
  • Investments: 47 mil. USD in 2012; 156 mil. USD (2009-2012)
  • Export: 217 mil. USD (aviation), 13 mil. USD (non-aviation) in 2012
  • Financial result: 17 mil. USD, operational profit: 20 mil. USD in 2012

 

  • Recognizable for performance excellence and efficiency
  • Tier 1 integrators (e.g. AERO) to global prime contractors
  • Focus on continuous improvements (education, quality management)
  • Internal supply chain reflected latest lean principles