Aero Vodochody Flies Second Prototype L-39NG

Czech aerospace firm Aero Vodochody has flown the second prototype of the L-39NG jet trainer. The first pre-serial production aircraft took to the air on Dec. 9 and flew for 32 min. in the hands of company test pilots Vladimír Továrek and Vytautas Požela from Aero’s airfield near Prague. The flight...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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