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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
The year 2027 as a milestone for the Czech supersonic air force

The year 2027 as a milestone for the Czech supersonic air force

The year 2027 or 2029 represents a significant milestone for the Czech Air Force, which will in any case undergo a transformation at the turn of the twenties and thirties. It is therefore appropriate…

 08. 10. 2021
Slovak Ground Forces take delivery of telescopic container handlers

Slovak Ground Forces take delivery of telescopic container handlers

Over the last few weeks, discussions regarding the modernisation of the Slovak Armed Forces (SAF) have focused mainly on major modernisation projects, such as the purchase of new tracked Infantry…

 07. 10. 2021
The way to preserve the main capabilities of the Army of the Czech Republic

The way to preserve the main capabilities of the Army of the Czech Republic

The Czech Army is in the middle of a modernisation process. Some acquisition projects have already been signed (CAESAR howitzers, Short and medium range anti-aircraft missile system), other…

 05. 10. 2021
Interview with the President of the Association of Defence and Security Industry of the Czech Republic

Interview with the President of the Association of Defence and Security Industry of the Czech Republic

We bring you an interview with Jiří Hynek, President of the Defence and Security Industry Association of the Czech Republic (DSIA), in which we asked not only about the upcoming IDET international…

 04. 10. 2021
STV GROUP as a system integrator will provide ammunition for CAESAR howitzers

STV GROUP as a system integrator will provide ammunition for CAESAR howitzers

Certification and production of ammunition for the new self-propelled howitzers will be provided by Czech companies, led by STV GROUP a. s. The company will be the system integrator for ammunition…

 02. 10. 2021
Petr Hudec: Participation in a foreign mission was definitely no picnic

Petr Hudec: Participation in a foreign mission was definitely no picnic

The Active Reserves are an integral part of the Czech Army. Active Reserve soldiers are citizens of the Czech Republic who are recruited from the ranks of former professional soldiers, former…

 30. 09. 2021