Army of the Czech Republic

World Rarity: The Basic Training Course in Vyškov is Lead by Chief Warrant Officers

World Rarity: The Basic Training Course in Vyškov is Lead by Chief Warrant Officers

What is probably unique in the world is the conduct of basic training courses by the Silver Corps, i.e. without officers. This information was recently provided by the military monthly Zpráva. It is…

 16. 09. 2020
SPYDER Air Defence System as a Possible Replacement of the 2K12M KUB

SPYDER Air Defence System as a Possible Replacement of the 2K12M KUB

One of the options for the replacement of the existing air defence missile kits 2K12M Kub of the Army of the Czech Republic is the Israeli short- and medium-range air defence system SPYDER used by…

 11. 09. 2020
Flight Training Center in Pardubice has Reached a Significant Milestone

Flight Training Center in Pardubice has Reached a Significant Milestone

Since its establishment in April 2004, the Flight Training Center (CLV) Pardubice, a division of the state-owned enterprise LOM PRAHA, has surpassed 75,000 flight hours on military aircraft and…

 07. 09. 2020
The Army Received the First Delivery of New Helmets for our Soldiers

The Army Received the First Delivery of New Helmets for our Soldiers

The Army of the Czech Republic recently received the first deliveries of protective ballistic helmets 2017 from the Czech company Argun. The soldiers received a total of 11,603 pieces, which were…

 05. 09. 2020
The International Military Training Ample Strike 2020 Started Today

The International Military Training Ample Strike 2020 Started Today

The international tactical exercise Ample Strike 2020 takes place in the Czech Republic from 31st August to 19th September 2020. The most intensive training will be carried out at working days from…

 31. 08. 2020
Strakonice Soldiers Trained Hidden Swimming

Strakonice Soldiers Trained Hidden Swimming

You cannot fight water, you will never win. You have to learn to live with it.  That was the motto of the Strakonice soldiers, who completed training in military swimming this week. They learned…

 29. 08. 2020
The Czech Army is Slowly Saying Goodbye to the JAK-40 Aircraft

The Czech Army is Slowly Saying Goodbye to the JAK-40 Aircraft

In the coming weeks, the Army of the Czech Republic will lose the legendary JAK-40 transport aircraft. The army currently has two pieces and both, according to our information, will be decommissioned…

 27. 08. 2020
The Fate of 152mm DANA Howitzers: First Modernization, Now Write-Off. The Turn was Caused by a Tender for a Fire Control System

The Fate of 152mm DANA Howitzers: First Modernization, Now Write-Off. The Turn was Caused by a Tender for a Fire Control System

The marketing motto of the Army of the Czech Republic is "we know what we want. It was well thought out, and it would be really great if the military finally knew what it wanted. Or rather if…

 21. 08. 2020
Every Member of the ACR Combat Unit will Receive a New Czech BREN 2 Rifle

Every Member of the ACR Combat Unit will Receive a New Czech BREN 2 Rifle

In the spring of this year, the Ministry of Defence and Česká zbrojovka a.s. signed a contract for the order of up to over 39,000 new CZ 806 BREN 2 rifles and pistols, i.e. almost 5,000 pieces and…

 17. 08. 2020
Czech soldier Achieved the Second Best Result in the Engineering Course for the US Marines

Czech soldier Achieved the Second Best Result in the Engineering Course for the US Marines

Planning a base on a "green field" or breaking through a wall into a built-up area was only a small fraction of what First Lieutenant Jan Rejmont learned in an engineering course for United States…

 15. 08. 2020