Army of the Czech Republic

Forcible Entry into Buildings: Novelty in Next Year’s Army Training

Forcible Entry into Buildings: Novelty in Next Year’s Army Training

Pry the door open, shoot the lock off or break into the building using a charge. All this was the content of training for course managers, which focused on the implementation of forcible entry to…

 12. 12. 2020
Air Defence Soldiers Shot Down 12,000 Aircraft during Training with a New Technology

Air Defence Soldiers Shot Down 12,000 Aircraft during Training with a New Technology

A total of 11 soldiers have been trained in Sweden in recent weeks for new RBS-70NG Air Defence System sets. The Czech Army accepted the delivery of the first part of them this autumn. At the…

 05. 12. 2020
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
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
Unique Knife for a Unique Unit of the ACR

Unique Knife for a Unique Unit of the ACR

Today, November 6, is not a randomly chosen date. On November 5, 1944, the Czechoslovak Independent Armoured Brigade Group fought at Dunkirk. Between the 4th and 11th November 1943, units of the 1st…

 06. 11. 2020
BVP-2 Vehicles Must Remain in Operation, the Army Is Buying Spare Parts

BVP-2 Vehicles Must Remain in Operation, the Army Is Buying Spare Parts

Due to the coronavirus crisis, the testing of the offered new IFVs has been postponed to next year. Our soldiers will probably have to depend only on BVP-2 for some time coming, so the vehicles must…

 04. 11. 2020