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Slovak and Czech companies on the road to deeper defence cooperation

Slovak and Czech companies on the road to deeper defence cooperation

The question of whether it is possible to expect a deepening of Czech-Slovak defence cooperation is becoming more and more topical in the light of recent days. On 20 October, a presentation of Czech…

 31. 10. 2021
Light Assault Vehicles for paratroopers and recon battalion - 14 solutions from 12 suppliers are under consideration

Light Assault Vehicles for paratroopers and recon battalion - 14 solutions from 12 suppliers are under consideration

In March 2020, the Market Research and Analysis Department of the Industrial Cooperation Section of the Ministry of Defence announced the preparation of the launch of a market research for the…

 30. 10. 2021
A new era dawns for the Hungarian defence industry in cooperation with Rheinmetall

A new era dawns for the Hungarian defence industry in cooperation with Rheinmetall

Defence programmes are not only about enhancing a nation’s security. They are also about boosting local industry, building knowledge, and bringing benefits to local players, whether they be large…

 29. 10. 2021
Media Day in Tatra: TITUS armored vehicles and the vision of Tatra production for the 21st century

Media Day in Tatra: TITUS armored vehicles and the vision of Tatra production for the 21st century

The traditional Tatra Media Day took place at the Kopřivnice site of one of the oldest car manufacturers in the world. Czech and foreign journalists were introduced to the new products not only in…

 27. 10. 2021
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