Army of the Czech Republic

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
Our unit ‘Guardian Angels’ comes back from Afghanistan

Our unit ‘Guardian Angels’ comes back from Afghanistan

The unit Guardian Angels ended its operation in Afghanistan after nearly 5 years.  Originally, these protectors were a part of the Air Advisor Team (AAT). They have been working independently…

 09. 02. 2020
Soldiers from Žatec received new Pandur vehicles

Soldiers from Žatec received new Pandur vehicles

The soldiers of the 41st Mechanised Battalion in Žatec expanded their arsenal with new wheeled armoured vehicles Pandur. The ceremony to hand over the vehicles took place on Tuesday, February 4, in…

 08. 02. 2020
Army of the Czech Republic takes part in the Operation Barkhane

Army of the Czech Republic takes part in the Operation Barkhane

Involvement in the Operation Barkhane with a maximum of 60 persons and effective until 31 December 2022 is a newly approved mission for Czech soldiers. Let's take a look at what is the main objective…

 03. 02. 2020
400 army rookies pledged allegiance to the Czech Republic

400 army rookies pledged allegiance to the Czech Republic

Almost four hundred new members of the Army of the Czech Republic pledged allegiance to the Czech Republic during the traditional solemn military oath. Members of the Basic Military Training of The…

 01. 02. 2020
Těchonín and the coronavirus: The Biological Defence Centre of the Army of the Czech Republic is capable of activation within 12 hours

Těchonín and the coronavirus: The Biological Defence Centre of the Army of the Czech Republic is capable of activation within 12 hours

The coronavirus is constantly talked about at present together with the potentially infected people travelling to the Czech Republic. No suspicion has been confirmed so far, and most of the…

 31. 01. 2020
Government approved sending troops to Mali, Niger and Chad

Government approved sending troops to Mali, Niger and Chad

The Government of the Czech Republic approved at its meeting today the proposal to use the forces and means of the defence department in the fight against terrorism in Mali, Niger and Chad, in…

 28. 01. 2020
Soldiers will receive tens of thousands of new ECWCS 2010 camouflage uniforms

Soldiers will receive tens of thousands of new ECWCS 2010 camouflage uniforms

Filip Říha, Deputy Minister for Armaments and Acquisition of the Ministry of Defence and Armed Forces of the Czech Republic, signed a contract with the Austrian company Goldeck Textil GmbH, which…

 27. 01. 2020
Army has a new Commander of the Land Forces

Army has a new Commander of the Land Forces

The Brigadier General Ladislav Jung has become the new Commander of the Land Forces of the Army of the Czech Republic. He replaced the Major General Josef Kopecký who became the Commander of the…

 23. 01. 2020
2020 Challenge: It is necessary to decide on a tender for IFVs for the Czech Army

2020 Challenge: It is necessary to decide on a tender for IFVs for the Czech Army

In 2019, the Czech Republic was supposed to sign a contract with a winner of the most expensive order so far. It seemed in summer that the tender for infantry fighting vehicles would be a month or…

 21. 01. 2020