Army of the Czech Republic

Army wants to purchase 155 mm calibre guns this year

Army wants to purchase 155 mm calibre guns this year

According to the Concept of the Build-up of the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic, it is planned, among other things, to purchase new self-propelled guns and ammunition in the NATO calibre, i.e. 155…

 26. 03. 2020
General Karel Řehka: New director of the National Office for Cyber and Information Security

General Karel Řehka: New director of the National Office for Cyber and Information Security

The name of General Řehka surely rings a bell. This experienced soldier has earned recognition in a number of missions. He is also the winner of the Arnošt Lustig Award for Courage, Bravery…

 23. 03. 2020
Army psychologists help through the new helpline, even the public can use it

Army psychologists help through the new helpline, even the public can use it

The military psychologists have been offering psychological support to the general public, members of the defence sector and professional soldiers since Friday. People can call every day and at the…

 22. 03. 2020
Reinforced Containers and Superstructures: Pride of the Domestic Defence Industry

Reinforced Containers and Superstructures: Pride of the Domestic Defence Industry

Army drivers from the 14th Logistic Support Regiment transported nearly 7,000 tons of all sorts of material last year and drove over 350,000 kilometres. Compared to 2018, there has been a 14%…

 17. 03. 2020
Oshkosh for ACR: Verified Platform instead of Trial-and-Error

Oshkosh for ACR: Verified Platform instead of Trial-and-Error

In addition to the need for new 4x4 off-road vehicles for the ACR, which should replace the already obsolete vehicles UAZ 469 and LR Defender, let's also take a look at the possible replacement of…

 16. 03. 2020
Options of New Self-propelled Wheel Mortars for the ACR

Options of New Self-propelled Wheel Mortars for the ACR

I have already dealt with tracked types of mortars in relation to the planned acquisition of self-propelled mortars for the Army of the Czech Republic. In addition to these impressive heavy types…

 12. 03. 2020
4th Rapid Deployment Brigade: The main part of the Czech Army mobile forces

4th Rapid Deployment Brigade: The main part of the Czech Army mobile forces

On January 14th, 1994, forming of the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade was begun. The Brigade whose readiness was due the first day of July started training of its units on June 30th, 1994. Five years…

 09. 03. 2020
Army buys tens of thousands of combat rations

Army buys tens of thousands of combat rations

The Defence Department plans to purchase 25,000 of combat food rations in ten variants in the form of excess public procurement. The Army would like to get the food rations in the competition in the…

 07. 03. 2020
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