History

Brand CZ-AUTO is part of CZ Group, a prominent Czech engineering group with more than an 80-year history and experience in machining. CZ Group primarily focuses on the production of firearms, exporting them to 90 countries around the world. A significant part of the production programme of CZ Group. is also supplying for the automotive and aviation industry and activities in the field of general engineering under the CZ-AUTO SYSTEMS a.s. company. 

The company has been active in the aviation industry for more than 45 years and ranks among the leading Czech companies with significant international reach.

Production of aircraft gearboxes in Česká zbrojovka launched in the seventies of the last century. Both gearboxes, the reducer and accessory gearbox, were part of the M601 engine, used as the drive unit of the popular Czech aircraft L-410 Turbolet. The gearboxes went through gradual modernization and became the base also for the modernized engine H-80.

We have been involved in the automotive industry since 1999. We operate as a Tier 2 supplier certified for the automotive industry.