The Czech Republic hosted the seventh Worldwide L-39 Albatros Customers Group Convention (UGC). The occasion was organized by AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE (Aero) underneath the patronage of the Czech Air Drive. Representatives of customers from Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America met in Prague and Vodochody on 14-15 September. The primary focus of the worldwide professional discussion board, which was opened by the President and CEO of Aero Viktor Sotona and the Commander of the twenty first Tactical Air Drive Base ?áslav Brigadier Normal Jaroslav Míka, is to share data and expertise of present customers with the legendary Czech L-39 Albatros coach plane, massively produced at Aero Vodochody between 1971 and 1996. Practically 2,900 plane have been constructed within the L-39C, L-39ZO, L-39V and L-39ZA variations.

“Tons of of Czech L-39 Albatros are nonetheless flying everywhere in the world. Hundreds {of professional} pilots have efficiently skilled on them. The UGC is a obligatory and extremely anticipated occasion the place dozens of representatives of plane customers meet our designers, technicians, and check pilots. All company will get insights from us, for instance, in regards to the potentialities of upgrading current L-39. That is additionally an ideal alternative for us at Aero to get suggestions from customers who’re in day by day interplay with the plane. Our company have been proven how the brand new era of the Czech L-39NG coach will be a really perfect answer for full coaching of pilots of recent air forces and that it will probably meet their numerous necessities for the longer term coaching platform,” says Viktor Sotona, President and CEO of Aero.


Aero Vodochody L-39NG Jet Coach and Gentle Assault Plane

The seventh version of the Person Group Convention primarily centered on the way forward for assist and companies for the L-39 Albatros plane, on efficient strategies of pilot coaching by means of a mixture of platforms and applied sciences, and on the most recent information gained within the area of flight security. Different Czech corporations from the aviation business, together with the state-owned firm LOM Praha, its subsidiary VR Group and the Flight Coaching Centre in Pardubice, additionally offered themselves to the worldwide convention individuals. The agenda of the UGC, which happened on 14-15 September in Prague, additionally included a manufacturing unit tour of the Aero Vodochody plant. Overseas and home delegates visited the power the place upkeep, restore and normal overhaul work on L-39 Albatros plane is carried out. Company additionally visited the power the place the serial manufacturing of the L-39NG plane takes place.

The fashionable, environment friendly, and complicated L-39NG plane can now be offered worldwide because it has obtained kind certification with out restrictions. As well as, all methods and necessities throughout the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation nations are appropriate with this Czech plane from Aero. The overall associate of the seventh Worldwide L-39 Albatros Person Group Convention was Omnipol, and the occasion associate was Defcon. The Aero L-39NG (“Subsequent Era”) is a turbofan-powered army coach and light-weight fight plane developed and produced by the Czech plane producer Aero Vodochody. It’s a successor of the Chilly Warfare period Aero L-39 Albatros. Quite a few civil and army clients have positioned orders for the L-39NG, together with a devoted reconnaissance variant.