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Space movies could be more positive

Space movies could be more positive

Date 24.5.2019

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His very height suggests he is closer to the universe than the rest of us. In addition to sustainable architecture on Planet Earth, the Czech architect Tomáš Rousek has been designing buildings that may one day be installed on the Moon or on Mars. He also collaborates with the US government agency NASA and has […]

IN THE SPACE INDUSTRY, NOBODY GRABS YOU BY THE THROAT

IN THE SPACE INDUSTRY, NOBODY GRABS YOU BY THE THROAT

Date 2.5.2019

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Their products have been to Mars and will also travel to distant Jupiter. Today, Brno-based Frentech Aerospace is one of the most successful Czech companies operating in the space industry and continues to accept new challenges. “Working in the space industry is interesting for us – it is a prestigious sector that builds on international cooperation,” […]

L-39NG program remains a key priority to AERO

L-39NG program remains a key priority to AERO

Date 27.4.2019

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New management team of AERO presented its strategy for future of the company. In the middle of March, Dieter John replaced Giuseppe Giordo as President and CEO of AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE. During past weeks, new CEO consolidated his management team and now he presented his plans for AERO. AERO’s business strategy as it was set out […]

DLR tests digital communications technologies combined with additional navigation functions for the first time

DLR tests digital communications technologies combined with additional navigation functions for the first time

Date 5.4.2019

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At the end of March 2019, the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft­ und Raumfahrt; DLR) Falcon research aircraft will be taking off for what will be a world first in aviation. For the first time, a prototype of the new digital aeronautical radio standard LDACS (Lband Digital Aeronautical Communications System) will be tested. In future, this will enable secure and efficient data exchange between air traffic control centres and flight decks, up to and including 4D trajectories.

Light military transport aircraft IL-112V made its first flight

Light military transport aircraft IL-112V made its first flight

Date 2.4.2019

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Light military transport aircraft IL-112V made its first flight from the aerodrome of the aircraft building enterprise PJSC “VASO” on 31. March 2019. The first prototype of the IL-112V, built under a contract with the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, lifted into the air on March 30. The crew was commanded by Nikolai […]

I would like LOM PRAHA to remain a constant on the Czech Republic’s aeronautical map

I would like LOM PRAHA to remain a constant on the Czech Republic’s aeronautical map

Date 18.3.2019

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Interview by: Jakub Fojtík   Mr Planička, LOM PRAHA boasts the longest tradition amongst the Czech aviation companies, what is the company’s current position? We celebrated our 100th anniversary in 2015 and the company has demonstrated that it has been a truly strategic enterprise of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic for many years. […]

Changes in the management of Aero Vodochody, President Giuseppe Giordo is leaving after three years in the company

Changes in the management of Aero Vodochody, President Giuseppe Giordo is leaving after three years in the company

Date 15.3.2019

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President and CEO of AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE Giuseppe Giordo leaves the company management after joint agreement with the shareholder Penta investment based on closure of initial phase of the company repositioning and the opening of new horizons for both. Current CFO Dieter John is taking over the Aero Vodochody management. Dieter John has previously held […]

FAA: Boeing 737 Max Planes Temporarily Grounded In U.S.

FAA: Boeing 737 Max Planes Temporarily Grounded In U.S.

Date 14.3.2019

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The FAA is ordering the temporary grounding of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft operated by U.S. airlines or in U.S. territory. The agency made this decision as a result of the data gathering process and new evidence collected at the site and analyzed today. This evidence, together with newly refined satellite data available to FAA this morning, led […]

EASA suspends all Boeing 737 Max operations in Europe

EASA suspends all Boeing 737 Max operations in Europe

Date 13.3.2019

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Following the tragic accident of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 involving a Boeing 737 MAX 8, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is taking every step necessary to ensure the safety of passengers. As a precautionary measure, EASA has published today an Airworthiness Directive, effective as of 19:00 UTC, suspending all flight operations of all […]

AERO: 100 YEARS OF CONQUERING THE SKY

AERO: 100 YEARS OF CONQUERING THE SKY

Date 11.3.2019

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AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE celebrates this year its 100th anniversary. Unlike with many other aviation companies, switching to plane building from other types of industry, the entire Aero history is connected with aviation and lasts in such way up to now. With more than 11 000 of jets produced, the world footprint of Aero is literally […]

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