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The Army purchases new tractors and trailers

The Army purchases new tractors and trailers

The Army has recently announced a tender for the purchase of five semi-trailer sets, each consisting of a tractor and a low-loader hydraulically driven special semi-trailer with a total maximum…

 10. 04. 2022
Rocket artillery can be of good use

Rocket artillery can be of good use

The conflict in Ukraine shows once again that rocket artillery is definitely not old hat and still makes sense on the current battlefield. By the way, Multiple Rocket Launchers also played a…

 08. 04. 2022
Former Second in Command of the Israeli Air Force: Today 80-90 % of IDF flight hours are done by drones

Former Second in Command of the Israeli Air Force: Today 80-90 % of IDF flight hours are done by drones

We had a great opportunity to interview Major General (ret.) Hagi Topolanski, former second in command of the Israeli Air Force, air base commander, wing commander, squadron commander, fighter pilot…

 06. 04. 2022
Companies of CSG Aerospace Division Will Present Their Products at FIDAE 2022 in Santiago

Companies of CSG Aerospace Division Will Present Their Products at FIDAE 2022 in Santiago

The Chilean metropolis of Santiago will be the venue of the FIDAE 2022 trade fair from the 5th to 10th of April this year. FIDAE is the largest presentation and busi-ness event in the aerospace and…

 01. 04. 2022
Tommy Gustafsson-Rask: I'm still optimistic, the Czech Republic knows that not only its Army needs new IFV, but also its industry

Tommy Gustafsson-Rask: I'm still optimistic, the Czech Republic knows that not only its Army needs new IFV, but also its industry

BAE Systems is among three companies that have submitted bids to supply armoured infantry vehicles to the Czech Army in 2021. In the meantime, all the bids that did not meet all the requirements have…

 01. 04. 2022
Soldiers of the Army of the Czech Republic visited Tatra Defence Vehicle and Tatra Trucks

Soldiers of the Army of the Czech Republic visited Tatra Defence Vehicle and Tatra Trucks

In the middle of March, the Tatra Defence Vehicle (TDV) and Tatra Trucks companies in Kopřivnice welcomed two visits by members of the Czech Army. They were artillerymen from the 13th Artillery…

 30. 03. 2022
Rheinmetall expands its Central European industrial network in Hungary and plans a new factory in neighbouring Slovakia

Rheinmetall expands its Central European industrial network in Hungary and plans a new factory in neighbouring Slovakia

Rheinmetall recently inaugurated the first part of its new engineering and production plant in Zalaegerszeg in western Hungary. The new facility offers production, research, development and testing…

 29. 03. 2022
Central Slovakia is already guarded by the Patriot system

Central Slovakia is already guarded by the Patriot system

The Patriot tactical mobile missile system has been able to provide protection over a strategic part of central Slovakia with one complete battery for a few days now, and additional batteries will be…

 29. 03. 2022
Common V4 air defence

Common V4 air defence

In the context of the war in Ukraine, implications for European defence are increasingly emerging. One of these is the need to modernise and strengthen Air Defence (AD) assets.  In this context…

 28. 03. 2022
We must return the money to the Defence Ministry budget as soon as possible, Lubomír Metnar says

We must return the money to the Defence Ministry budget as soon as possible, Lubomír Metnar says

The war in Ukraine and the imminent threat of NATO countries bring with them new demands for changes to the original plans for the modernisation of the Czech Army, but especially the need for more…

 25. 03. 2022