Jihlavan currently delivers components to a number of domestic and international aircraft companies. Historically, it participated in producing aircraft that were developed in Czechoslovakia by companies such as Aero Vodochody and Let Kunovice. A new chapter in the company and its further development has opened by projects for Airbus, one of the two major aircraft manufacturers in the world.


Large commercial

AIRBUS aircrafts

Airbus is one of two major global manufacturers of civil transport aircraft. In 2016, the company employed more than 72 000 people worldwide, and in the same year it celebrated its 10 000th manufactured aircraft. 

  • Hydraulic safety locks are fittings preventing mass leakage or loss of hydraulic fluid in the circuit.
  • These are some of the most numerous components in an aircraft, usually 10 to 15 pcs per aircraft.
  • Thus, annual requirements for the relevant types reach thousands of pieces.


Jihlavan is a single-source supplier of 14 types of hydraulic safety locks and valves for most Airbus aircraft types.