Aero Tovarna Letadel was established outside Prague 1919, initially to build Phönix fighters under licence. These were followed by long series of indigenous designs, mainly led by Ing. Husak, notable…
On 1 December 1990 Aero Czechoslovak (now Czech and Slovak) Aerospace Industry Ltd, joint-stock management group, replaced former state-owned Aero. Factories and research centres became limited companies 1 January 1991.…
AERO VODOCHODY Established on 1 July 1953, Aero Vodochody is the successor to the Aero Aircraft factory founded in Prague in 1919. Over the years it has produced more than…
AEROS s.r.o. Known until 2002 as Lusus s.r.o., Aeros has 10 employees at its 700 m² (7,550 sq ft) plant.
AIROX s.r.o. Airox was formed in 1998 to build aircraft from composites materials, as well as parts for ships. In mid-2003 the company's workforce numbered 24.
ATEC v.o.s. ATEC was formed in 1992 to develop, manufacture and sell ultralight aircraft.
Avia was biggest aircraft firm in country. Full title 'Avia' Akciova Spolecnost pro Prumysl Letecky, part of Skoda group, founded at Prague-Cakovice 1919. For next 7 years outstanding series of…
Giant shoe firm, big user of aircraft, formed subsidiary in Zlin 1935 to produce tandem-seat cabin monoplane. Led to Zlin company.
Benes & Mraz Tovarna na Letadla formed at Chocen February 1935 to produce efficient low-wing monoplane light aircraft. By 1939 Be 50, 51, 52, 53, 501, 550 and 156 had…
Böhmische-Mährisches Maschinenfabrik AG (Nazi Bohemia-Moravia protectorate) was one of 2 principal producers of Si 204D-3, absorbed into Aero after 1945.
Brno Transport Technical Institute produced XA-66 light autogyro, flown 16 May 1968.
In 1949-60 all Czech motor and aviation industry was grouped as Ceskoslovenské Zavody Automobilové a Letecké, later replaced by Omnipol.
CZECH AIRCRAFT WORKS s.r.o. In 1997 Zenair Ltd of Canada formed a joint venture with CZAW, established earlier that year, for manufacture in the Czech Republic of its STOL CH…
Unlike CZAL, CZL was used as abbreviated form for new (1959) title of national aircraft industry, Ceskoslovenské Závody Letecké. Replaced 1962 by Omnipol.
DELTA SYSTEM-AIR AS As well as producing the Pegass, Delta offers maintenance for a wide range of aircraft including single-engined Cessnas, most of the Piper range and Eurocopter AS 355…
EVEKTOR-AEROTECHNIK AS The Evektor aircraft design office (workforce 150 in 1999) was formed in 1991, a major part of its initial work consisting of contribution to the designs of the…
FANTASY AIR GROUP Fantasy Air established at Pisek 1995; initial product launched as Cora, in Legato and Allegro versions. By mid-2000 was standardising on variants of Allegro.
Flugtechnische Fertigungsgemeinschaft Prague carried out research for German industry; built FGP 227 scaled version of BV 238 1942-4.
V. Hodek (not nationalized), produced HK-101 high-speed 2-seater (2 x Walter Minor), flown September 1947.
INTERPLANE spol s.r.o. Interplane was created as an ultralight manufacturer in 1992; design and product development is by Gryf Development company at Hodonim. Earlier variations between versions led the company…
KAPPA 77 a.s. Kappa established 1991, initially for machine manufacture; founders previously employed by Aero. Design of KP-2U began 1994; Kappa 77 a.s. created as subsidiary in June 1997; Sova…
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