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Overview of the New Knives in the Army of the Czech Republic in 2020

Overview of the New Knives in the Army of the Czech Republic in 2020

A knife is a helper, a cult object, but also a weapon that is used in armies in contact battles or in the silent elimination of the enemy. The knife has an irreplaceable role in the armies of the…

 03. 12. 2020
When NATO calls us, we have to be ready

When NATO calls us, we have to be ready

The construction of the forward operation base along with the landing surface for helicopters and the preparation of a water obstacle for bridging – this was the main task of the soldiers of the…

 29. 11. 2020
Czech JTACs navigated an AH-64 Apache helicopter to the target in the U.S.A.

Czech JTACs navigated an AH-64 Apache helicopter to the target in the U.S.A.

Czech forward air controllers have been among the best world aviation leaders for several years.  The task of these indispensable specialists throughout the armies is to accurately and…

 28. 11. 2020
Modularity and standardisation make the Lynx a forward-looking IFV choice

Modularity and standardisation make the Lynx a forward-looking IFV choice

To become more time and cost efficient modularity and standardisation are a vital considerations for Armed Forces around the world. The ability of technology to be quickly adapted for use in various…

 28. 11. 2020
Rheinmetall  and Czechoslovak Group sign MOU for production of military vehicles

Rheinmetall and Czechoslovak Group sign MOU for production of military vehicles

Rheinmetall and Czechoslovak Group a.s. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the field of tactical military vehicles. The signing took place at Hradčany Castle in the presence of the…

 26. 11. 2020
Command Assembly of the Chief of the General Staff ACR: We Want a Modern and Combat-ready Army. There Will Be Money for That

Command Assembly of the Chief of the General Staff ACR: We Want a Modern and Combat-ready Army. There Will Be Money for That

The annual Command Assembly, which was traditionally attended by the highest representatives of the state, i.e. the President of the Republic, the Chief of the General Staff, the Prime Minister and…

 24. 11. 2020
Czech Soldiers in Mali Helped a Local Orphanage

Czech Soldiers in Mali Helped a Local Orphanage

The Czech protection unit organized a charity sports day for the EUTM Mali headquarters. The soldiers used the proceeds to purchase food and hygiene supplies for the local orphanage, by which they…

 22. 11. 2020
The New Storm Knife will Support the Military Solidarity Fund

The New Storm Knife will Support the Military Solidarity Fund

The War Veteran project of the Military Solidarity Fund and Mikov company wants to present one knife every year, which will commemorate the modern foreign missions of the Czech Army. The first in the…

 21. 11. 2020
The Lynx Is a Contender across the Globe

The Lynx Is a Contender across the Globe

Rheinmetall’s Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle recently received its first order, constituting a great vote of confidence in the next generation IFV which utilises and combines proven components…

 18. 11. 2020
Slovakia Carries On with Efforts to Modernize 3D Radars

Slovakia Carries On with Efforts to Modernize 3D Radars

Recently, the Ministry of Defence of the Slovak Republic announced that it has already received offers for the supply of new 3D radars from all approached countries. New radars for the Armed Forces…

 16. 11. 2020