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The Future of Tanks in the Army of the Slovak Republic

The Future of Tanks in the Army of the Slovak Republic

The tank is still considered an important part of the ground forces, the role of which is difficult to replace in some situations. In the category of ground combat vehicles, it is truly a unique…

 28. 12. 2020
General Opata Pleased the War Veterans with Small Presents

General Opata Pleased the War Veterans with Small Presents

The regular pre-Christmas program of the Chief of the General Staff of the Czech Army, Army General Aleš Opata, includes a visit to war veterans at the Vlčí mák Home, the Home for War Veterans…

 23. 12. 2020
Tatra Defence Vehicle Has Fulfilled a Military Commission for Special Pandurs

Tatra Defence Vehicle Has Fulfilled a Military Commission for Special Pandurs

The Army of the Czech Republic took over the last ordered pieces of special versions of Pandur II CZ vehicles from Tatra Defence Vehicle company. The Kopřivnice company belonging to the Czechoslovak…

 21. 12. 2020
CEDC Defence Ministers Discussed Hybrid Threats and Misinformation

CEDC Defence Ministers Discussed Hybrid Threats and Misinformation

Jan Havránek, Deputy Minister for Defence Policy and Strategy Division of MoD, attended a meeting of the Ministers of Defence of the so-called Central European Defence Cooperation (CEDC) held from…

 19. 12. 2020
Senators Approved a Mini-Amendment to the Act on Firearms Yesterday

Senators Approved a Mini-Amendment to the Act on Firearms Yesterday

Yesterday, the Senate approved alterations to the amendment to the Act on Firearms and Ammunition and to the so-called “Superstructure Act” and subsequently the laws themselves in terms of the…

 17. 12. 2020
Thomas Kauffmann from GDELS: In the IFV project fair competition will bring the best value for the customer

Thomas Kauffmann from GDELS: In the IFV project fair competition will bring the best value for the customer

Interview with Dr. Thomas Kauffmann, Vice President International Business & Services and Member of the Senior Leadership Team of General Dynamics European Land Systems. Dr. Kauffmann is…

 17. 12. 2020
The Lynx KF41 is armed for the future

The Lynx KF41 is armed for the future

The Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) from Rheinmetall is a key contender for the Czech Republic’s IFV modernisation programme. The revitalisation of Czech armoured capabilities with 210…

 13. 12. 2020
Forcible Entry into Buildings: Novelty in Next Year’s Army Training

Forcible Entry into Buildings: Novelty in Next Year’s Army Training

Pry the door open, shoot the lock off or break into the building using a charge. All this was the content of training for course managers, which focused on the implementation of forcible entry to…

 12. 12. 2020
Victory Parade in Baku: Azerbaijan Showed Off Booty from Nagorno-Karabakh

Victory Parade in Baku: Azerbaijan Showed Off Booty from Nagorno-Karabakh

A military parade took place in Baku, Azerbaijan celebrating victory in the recent war over Nagorno-Karabakh with neighbouring Armenia. The streets are decorated with Azerbaijani and Turkish flags…

 11. 12. 2020
Cooperation with GDELS continues to pay off for Czech industry

Cooperation with GDELS continues to pay off for Czech industry

GDELS started more than ten years ago with the supply of Pandur II 8x8 CZ wheeled armored vehicles for the Army of the Czech Republic. In addition to modern equipment for the armed forces, the Czech…

 09. 12. 2020