About Evektor - History (EN)

Evektor is an international company and belongs among the leading development and manufacturing companies which are active in the aircraft industry of the Czech Republic. Besides aviation, Evektor has extensive development activities in the area of automotive and mechanical engineering industry. Evektor company was founded in 1991 and since 1992 it has been active in the area of development and design of aircraft. Historically, Evektor continues in traditions of Aerotechnik CZ company which became part of Evektor in 1996 and which was founded in 1970, and during its existence it manufactured, among others, almost 200 L-13 Vivat airplanes.

More than 350 professionals in 6 branch offices throughout the Czech Republic

Over 1200 manufactured and sold airplanes to 40 countries all over the world

Focus on the development of advanced technologies – electric drives
for vehicles and aircraft

Participation in international research programs - one of the leaders
in the Clean Sky 2

L-159 ALCA in flight

Cooperation on the development of the combat aircraft L-159 ALCA

L-159 aircraft - nose part

Prototype production of the airplane nose part

Stihl and Viking logos

Initiation of the cooperation with Stihl and Viking

Branch crusher

Branch crusher by Viking for gardeners

Škoda Fabia

Initiation of the cooperation with Skoda-Auto, a.s.

EV-97 Eurostar airplane

Development and start of EV-97 Eurostar airplane manufacturing

Ae 270 airplane

Cooperation on the Ae 270 airplane development

Production of the rear part of the Ae 270 airplane

Prototype production of the rear part of the Ae 270 airplane

VUT100 Cobra airplane in flight

Initiation of the development of the four-seat airplane VUT100 Cobra in cooperation with the VUT Aircraft Institute in Brno

EV-97 VLA airplane
EV-97 VLA Type Certificate

Completion of the development of the two-seat airplane EV-97 VLA and the gaining of EASA Type Certificate 

VUT100-120i prototype airplane

The first flight of the VUT100-120i Cobra prototype

EV-55 Outback airplane - 3D model

Initiation of the turboprop EV-55 Outback airplane development

Assembly line of the EV-55 Outback airplane

Beginning of the first EV-55 Outback prototype assembling

3D printed parts

Purchase of 3D-printing technology and establishment of the Rapid Prototyping department

3D optical scanning

Purchase and launching of 3D optical scanning technology

Steel building structure

Initiation of the business activity in the area of development of steel building structures

EV-55 Outback airplane in flight

First flight of the EV-55 Outback prototype and launching of development tests

SportStar EPOS - electric motor installation

Completion of development concept of the electric motor-driven airplane SportStar EPOS

SportStar EPOS airplane in flight

Launching of the SportStar EPOS factory flight tests