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Our bomb disposal experts from Bechyně got new equipment from the USA

Our bomb disposal experts from Bechyně got new equipment from the USA

Members of the bomb disposal squad of the Bechyně engineering base accepted the delivery of the last part of the pyrotechnical equipment from the US partners. The Army of the Czech Republic received…

 29. 02. 2020
Bell is serious about the Army of the Czech Republic

Bell is serious about the Army of the Czech Republic

After the meeting of the delegations led by Defence Ministers Lubomír Metnar and Mark Esper in Pentagon last year, the company Bell gained the upper hand.  The main topic of negotiations in the…

 25. 02. 2020
Czech arms companies are losing billions

Czech arms companies are losing billions

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs vetoed a number of export licenses. In practice, this means a significant disadvantage compared to foreign competition. One example speaks for all. Explosia is not…

 23. 02. 2020
New Land Rover Defender: A possible successor to a current fleet of off-road vehicles of the Czech Army

New Land Rover Defender: A possible successor to a current fleet of off-road vehicles of the Czech Army

When Land Rover finished the manufacturing of the Defender four years ago, it was bad news for many off-road enthusiasts (but also for companies, institutions and armies).  After all, the…

 21. 02. 2020
Military exercise HRADBA: Simulation of measures after terrorist attacks in Europe by using NATO scenarios

Military exercise HRADBA: Simulation of measures after terrorist attacks in Europe by using NATO scenarios

So far, the last exercise HRADBA 2018 was at a significantly higher level in respect to its theme, scope, complexity of preparation and mainly implementation than the previous exercise HRADBA 2016…

 19. 02. 2020
Up to 90 % of Czech defence technology products are exported despite a lot of complications that Czech exporters have to face

Up to 90 % of Czech defence technology products are exported despite a lot of complications that Czech exporters have to face

The Czech Republic is one of the most export-oriented countries in the world and the defence and security industry is no exception. Up to 90 % of the Czech defence technology products are exported…

 18. 02. 2020
Our soldiers showed their colleagues from NATO their armaments, the CZ 806 BREN rifle was a success

Our soldiers showed their colleagues from NATO their armaments, the CZ 806 BREN rifle was a success

Last week, new Czech soldiers joined the Adaži base in Latvia as a part of the alliance's Enhanced Forward Presence. The soldiers did not idle and immediately on the day of accepting the operation…

 15. 02. 2020
Tatra Kopřivnice generated a profit of almost 390 million Czech Korunas

Tatra Kopřivnice generated a profit of almost 390 million Czech Korunas

TATRA TRUCKS a.s., a member of the Czechoslovak Group holding, significantly strengthens. Last year, compared to the expected operating profit (before depreciation) of 200 million korunas, the…

 14. 02. 2020
Our soldiers could use the same Virtual Reality systems as US Army and Israel Defence Forces

Our soldiers could use the same Virtual Reality systems as US Army and Israel Defence Forces

Putting on special headsets that will create an illusion of a building with enemies and gripping a full size model of a firearm that can also simulate a recoil - those aids and technologies could be…

 12. 02. 2020
Senegal will buy L-39 NG from Aero Vodochody. An opportunity arises for other local companies.

Senegal will buy L-39 NG from Aero Vodochody. An opportunity arises for other local companies.

The signing of the contract for the purchase of four L-39 NG jet trainers to Senegal is being awaited in the following weeks.  Worsening security situation in West Africa forces local countries…

 10. 02. 2020