Aero Vodochody announce new L-39NG sales

Published: 20.07.2018 Related countries:  United Kingdom United Kingdom

AERO Vodochody making news announcing strategic cooperation with SkyTech followed by signing of Letter of Intent with RSW Aviation at Farnborough International Air Show 2018.

AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. and SkyTech (Defense Sky Technologies Lda), a leading provider of military aviation services and funding solutions, signed a binding agreement for the delivery of 10 L-39NG jet training aircraft including option for additional 6 aircraft. This has been followed by a second event the next day with AERO also announcing a strategic cooperation with RSW Aviation, a one of the top military training providers in the United States covering training for military forces worldwide from ab initio to operationally qualified stage at ceremonial signing of a Letter of Intent for delivery of 12 L-39NG Aircraft and also additional upgrade of 6 legacy L-39 into the L-39CW standard allowing rapid introduction of the L-39CW/NG into service with RSW.

Both L-39NG fleet agreements include a set of state-of-the-art simulators and debriefing devices for effective training and learning process. The combination of the modern L-39NG training aircraft and the innovative approaches of both, SkyTech and RSW, bring to the market an unparalleled opportunity for the training of modern air forces.

This comes in addition with the recently signed contract between AERO and Senegal, altogether achieving a backlog of up to 38 aircraft orders from international customers and partners to be delivered between 2020 and 2022.

The great news further testify the strength and worldwide recognised excellence of the Czech aerospace industry.