L-39NG Next generation

Avionics Upgrade

  • Configurable glass cockpit
  • Modular avionics core
  • Embedded virtual training capability
  • NVG compatibility

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Performance

  • Lighter, faster, more agile
  • Extended range and endurance
  • Power assisted ailerons
  • Nose wheel steering

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Cockpit

  • "Zero-zero“ ejection seats
  • Improved visibility
  • Single piece canopy
  • Bird strike protection

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Operation Support

  • Debriefing system
  • Health and Usage Monitoring System

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Airframe

  • Lighter, stronger and more durable
  • New wing with integrated fuel tank
  • Service life up to 15,000 FH
  • Improved corrosion resistance
  • Improved aerodynamic
  • characteristics

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Engine (FJ44-4M)

  • FJ44-4M Turbofan
  • Electrical starter
  • Low fuel consumption
  • FADEC control
  • Surge resistant engine
  • Low maintenance demands

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Systems Upgrade

  • Single-point pressure refueling
  • NVG compatible lightning
  • Increased fuel volume

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NEWS

The new Czech L-39NG made its first flight performing first development tests

22.12.2018 | The first pre-serial L-39NG trainer and light attack aircraft with serial number 7001 made its first flight on 22nd December, at Aero Vodochody Airport. The new generation of the Czech jet trainer was piloted by Aero’s test pilots David Jahoda and Vladimír Továrek. At 10:38am, the aircraft took off from the runway, climbed up to 5,000 ft. and after 26 minutes successfully landed at Aero Vodochody. The maturity of the platform allowed the execution of some development tests during the flight. read more

The new Czech jet aircraft L-39NG rolled out from the hangar

12.10.2018 | On Friday 12th October 2018, at 11:50, the first L-39NG pre-series aircraft rolled out from the hangar at AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE, the leading Czech aerospace company. This significant milestone has been achieved in line with the L-39NG project schedule and Aero is now going to prepare the aircraft for its maiden flight planned before the end of this year. read more

Production of the first L-39NG has entered its next stage, heading to the roll-out

15.08.2018 | The assembly of the first L-39NG aircraft in Aero Vodochody continues in accordance to the production schedule. All sections of a fuselage have been integrated to form the final assembly structure called a cigar. This step means another important milestone of the assembly of the first L-39NG. read more