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Transport Education Centre: What military drivers learn in military driving school

Transport Education Centre: What military drivers learn in military driving school

We were curious about what our military drivers have to do, what resources they use in their training, etc., so we asked Senior Warrant Officer Radek Polda from the Centre for Traffic Education to…

 25. 10. 2021
Even Chief Warrant Officers are replaceable, says Senior Chief Warrant Officer Peter Smik

Even Chief Warrant Officers are replaceable, says Senior Chief Warrant Officer Peter Smik

Peter Smik, in a recent interview with the department's monthly A Report, said there is a need for warrant officers to rotate in their posts. Thus, he said, the maximum period of stay in office…

 21. 10. 2021
Government confirms purchase of AH-1Z trainer

Government confirms purchase of AH-1Z trainer

At its regular meeting today, the Government took note of the information of the Minister of Defence Lubomír Metnar on the implementation of the public procurement "Support of simulated flight…

 18. 10. 2021
Media days of the CZ Uherský Brod

Media days of the CZ Uherský Brod

At the end of last week, the gates of the CZUB (Česká Zbrojovka Uherský Brod) were opened for two days to expert journalists from all over the world. Forty or so invited guests were not only able…

 18. 10. 2021
Our IDET 2021 International Defence and Security Technologies Fair hindsight

Our IDET 2021 International Defence and Security Technologies Fair hindsight

The recent 18th edition of the IDET International Defence and Security Technology Fair, which was traditionally held in Brno, presented a number of innovations in the field of defence and security…

 17. 10. 2021
In Spain the Czech pilots played an unconventional role of the enemy

In Spain the Czech pilots played an unconventional role of the enemy

At the end of September and the beginning of October, the TLP (TACTICAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME) international exercise took place, which is currently one of the most comprehensive exercises in Europe…

 16. 10. 2021
Director of the VTÚ State Enterprise: The SPYDER system is top-notch and a good choice for the Czech Armed Forces

Director of the VTÚ State Enterprise: The SPYDER system is top-notch and a good choice for the Czech Armed Forces

On Tuesday, 5 October 2021, the long-awaited agreement between the Ministries of Defence of the Czech Republic and Israel was signed for the acquisition of the SPYDER short and medium range…

 13. 10. 2021
Ladislav Jung: Exercise CZECH LION 2021 was thematically played out as a so-called "grand war"

Ladislav Jung: Exercise CZECH LION 2021 was thematically played out as a so-called "grand war"

This year's CZECH LION 2021 command and staff exercise tested in particular the ability of the commander and staff of the 7th Brigade Task Force to command subordinate units, to jointly plan and…

 12. 10. 2021
Active Reserves soldiers built flood barriers in Dubeč this time

Active Reserves soldiers built flood barriers in Dubeč this time

At the end of September, the City of Prague has been regularly holding exercises on the banks of the Vltava River to build flood barriers. Due to the unpredictable development of the Covid-19…

 10. 10. 2021
Zetor Gerlach 4x4 is ready for serial production

Zetor Gerlach 4x4 is ready for serial production

The new ZETOR DEFENCE company presented its range of domestically produced armoured vehicles at the IDET 2021 International Defence and Security Technologies Fair. It is a joint-venture of two…

 09. 10. 2021