Army of the Czech Republic

The need to "review the defence of the Czech Republic" is both legitimate and acute

The need to "review the defence of the Czech Republic" is both legitimate and acute

The government's programme statement for defence announces the intention: 'By 2023, we will update strategic documents (e.g. the Defence Strategy of the Czech Republic, the Concept for the Build-up…

 15. 11. 2022
2% of GDP on defence is not a dictate of NATO, but of common sense

2% of GDP on defence is not a dictate of NATO, but of common sense

One of the latest legislative activities of the current leadership of the Ministry of Defence is an effort to push through a law that would stipulate that the Czech Republic must spend 2 % of its GDP…

 10. 11. 2022
The TITUS armoured vehicle is completing its military trials these days

The TITUS armoured vehicle is completing its military trials these days

The Czech Army is currently completing military trials of the Czech armoured vehicle TITUS (Tactical Infantry Transport & Utility System). The demanding tests are designed to test the…

 20. 10. 2022
We tried out the "Soldier on Trial" event for ourselves

We tried out the "Soldier on Trial" event for ourselves

Our editorial team had an exceptional opportunity to personally experience what the air defence work entails as part of the recruitment event "Soldier on Trial", which was organized for the sixth…

 17. 10. 2022
Czech Republic and its current involvement in NATO missions

Czech Republic and its current involvement in NATO missions

An important part of the functioning of the North Atlantic Alliance is undoubtedly the cooperation of its members in the field of collective defence, which is implemented under Article 5 of the North…

 13. 10. 2022
POWERFUL WORD 2022 cyber forces and information operations exercise underway

POWERFUL WORD 2022 cyber forces and information operations exercise underway

Almost 200 soldiers from Germany, Slovakia, Hungary and specialists from the Cyber Forces and Information Operations Group Olomouc are continuing the POWERFUL WORD 2022 exercise at the Libava…

 12. 10. 2022
Rheinmetall to deliver Leopard 2 tanks and Büffel armoured vehicle to the Czech Republic

Rheinmetall to deliver Leopard 2 tanks and Büffel armoured vehicle to the Czech Republic

Representatives of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic signed today a series of contracts with German partners for the delivery of Leopard tanks to the Czech Army. The subject is also an…

 11. 10. 2022
The competition for the supply of light strike vehicles for paratroopers has been launched

The competition for the supply of light strike vehicles for paratroopers has been launched

The National Electronic Tool (NEN) for the administration and procurement of public contracts has recently published the long-awaited Light Strike Vehicle - Purchase, i.e. the procurement of Light…

 07. 10. 2022
Tatra Defence Vehicle will provide comprehensive service support for the superstructure of the Pandur II 8x8 KOVS, KOVVŠ

Tatra Defence Vehicle will provide comprehensive service support for the superstructure of the Pandur II 8x8 KOVS, KOVVŠ

Yesterday, the Government discussed a public contract prepared by the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic, the subject of which is the performance of defects, routine repairs, special types of…

 06. 10. 2022
Gen. Ivo Střecha: it is essential to find an effective synergy between cutting-edge and less developed technology to achieve the desired effect on the battlefield

Gen. Ivo Střecha: it is essential to find an effective synergy between cutting-edge and less developed technology to achieve the desired effect on the battlefield

Major General Ivo Střecha recently became the first Deputy Chief of the General Staff, replacing Lieutenant General Jaromír Zúna. Gen. Střecha previously served as the Director of the Force…

 03. 10. 2022