CZDEFENCE

The U.S.A. will defend Europe, our army will also participate

The U.S.A. will defend Europe, our army will also participate

The military exercise Defender Europe 20 will be one of the largest military exercises in Europe that the continent has ever experienced in the last decade. The exercise will not only test the…

 17. 12. 2019
CAF will gain two new CASA aircrafts

CAF will gain two new CASA aircrafts

On Monday 16th December representatives of MoD and Airbus Defence and Space, S.A. signed a purchasing contract on delivery of two new CASA C-295MW tactical transport aircrafts between 2020 and 2021…

 16. 12. 2019
The Czech and U.S. Defence Ministers confirmed the purchase of helicopters

The Czech and U.S. Defence Ministers confirmed the purchase of helicopters

The delegation meeting led by the Defence Ministers Lubomír Metnar and Mark Esper took place at the Pentagon on Thursday, December 12, 2019. The main topic was the purchase of 12 American…

 14. 12. 2019
DANA 77 SpGH upgrade (not only) for Active Reserves: Options, prospects.

DANA 77 SpGH upgrade (not only) for Active Reserves: Options, prospects.

The Czech Army priority is to buy new self-propelled gun howitzers NATO 155 mm calibre. However, it does not mean that it shall forfeit its present weaponry. In the same way act our foreign partners…

 13. 12. 2019
The new on-line ordering system - CAF entered 21st century

The new on-line ordering system - CAF entered 21st century

Fifteen years of preparation tops off. The Czech Army Force is launching a gear e-shop. Soldiers have finally lived to see an ordering system offering to order gear parts, clothes and shoes. Quite a…

 12. 12. 2019
Kolín has rewarded its Active Reserve, they will use public transport free of charge.

Kolín has rewarded its Active Reserve, they will use public transport free of charge.

The City of Kolín, as the first city ever, rewarded ‘its’ Active Reserve on Monday, December 9. Eleven active reservists, who have permanent residence in Kolín, received rewards and city…

 10. 12. 2019
Hundreds of chassis for Jordan

Hundreds of chassis for Jordan

Al-Wahsh is the name of an armoured fighting vehicle of company KADDB (King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau) which the Czech car manufacturer Tatra supplies with 328 pieces of 4x4 chassis…

 10. 12. 2019
EUTM in Mali will be crucial for the Army of Czech Republic

EUTM in Mali will be crucial for the Army of Czech Republic

Czech Armed Forces (CAF) will assume command of the European Union training mission in Mali next year. This information was announced by the prime minister Babiš and Minister of Defence Metnar…

 06. 12. 2019
T-72 tanks and the Czech Republic

T-72 tanks and the Czech Republic

Having a look at present situation of the Czech tank force, it seems to be quite absurd to know that not long time ago was Czech, or rather Czechoslovak tank force one of the strongest in the world…

 04. 12. 2019
Česká zbrojovka will arm policemen in Slovakia

Česká zbrojovka will arm policemen in Slovakia

The Czech defence industry has a very good reputation in the world. The Czechoslovak production at that time was phenomenal and we are not lagging behind even today. Therefore, the pleasing news was…

 03. 12. 2019