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Active Reserve soldiers to get new gear this year, may also be deployed again against covid

Active Reserve soldiers to get new gear this year, may also be deployed again against covid

According to recent information published by the Army of the Czech Republic on its website, Active Reserve soldiers will not only receive new modern helmets, ballistic vests or small arms, but also…

 23. 01. 2022
The Army buys 12 trucks for foreign operations of the Czech Armed Forces and emergencies on the territory of the Czech Republic

The Army buys 12 trucks for foreign operations of the Czech Armed Forces and emergencies on the territory of the Czech Republic

The subject of the recently announced public procurement is the purchase of 12 trucks with a side-transloader body for the purpose of long-distance road transport of containers on European territory…

 22. 01. 2022
General Bubeník had been in the top post of the Allied Chiefs of Medical Services Committee for three years

General Bubeník had been in the top post of the Allied Chiefs of Medical Services Committee for three years

Brigadier General Zoltán Bubeník has concluded his three-year chapter at the head of the NATO Committee of Chiefs of Medical Services (NATO COMEDS). This is the highest possible position in this…

 21. 01. 2022
Anti-tank missiles for Czech attack helicopters

Anti-tank missiles for Czech attack helicopters

The Czech Helicopter Air Force will see a significant increase in capability in the coming years with the delivery of four new AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters. These will carry anti-tank missiles in…

 19. 01. 2022
The First Republic Defence Fund as an inspiration for stable financing of the modernisation of the Czech Armed Forces

The First Republic Defence Fund as an inspiration for stable financing of the modernisation of the Czech Armed Forces

In the so-called "Ten for Defence" presented by the new Minister of Defence Jana Černochová (ODS) on 10 January and in the Government's programme statement, we can find, among other things, the…

 17. 01. 2022
The Army purchases 9 mm calibre M4 carbines

The Army purchases 9 mm calibre M4 carbines

The Army of the Czech Republic intends to purchase a total of fifty sets of M4 assault rifles within the framework of the tender "9 mm Carbine M 4 category". According to the required specifications…

 14. 01. 2022
Military profession: Paratrooper

Military profession: Paratrooper

Part 9 of our miniseries on military expertise will introduce you to the activities of paratroopers at the 43rd Airborne Regiment (43.vp). This unit is the only unit of its kind in the Army of…

 13. 01. 2022
Georgia interested in Slovak Zuzana 2 howitzers

Georgia interested in Slovak Zuzana 2 howitzers

The first Zuzana 2 self-propelled wheeled howitzers were taken over by the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic (AF SR) in the summer of 2021. In the first half of December 2021, the howitzers were…

 11. 01. 2022
Minister Černochová presented the ten priorities of the Ministry of Defence

Minister Černochová presented the ten priorities of the Ministry of Defence

Defence Minister Jana Černochová (ODS) today presented to journalists the ten priorities of the Ministry of Defence for the entire election period. In addition to tackling acquisition projects and…

 10. 01. 2022
Minister of Defence Cernochová: Priority is to equip the 7th Mechanized Brigade with appropriate equipment and number of people

Minister of Defence Cernochová: Priority is to equip the 7th Mechanized Brigade with appropriate equipment and number of people

The new Minister of Defence, Jana Černochová, visited the 7th Mechanised Brigade in Hranice today, where she got acquainted with the equipment, current tasks and plans of the brigade for 2022 as…

 07. 01. 2022