Army of the Czech Republic

The Czech Army has taken over the first batch of new Toyota Hilux vehicles

The Czech Army has taken over the first batch of new Toyota Hilux vehicles

At the beginning of the month, Czech Army representatives took over the first batch of new Toyota Hilux vehicles. The first 65 pieces of these cars traveled to selected corps last week. By the end of…

 17. 08. 2021
Jan Mazal: It is difficult to imagine the future battlefield without robotic systems

Jan Mazal: It is difficult to imagine the future battlefield without robotic systems

Colonel Jan Mazal, who is currently the head of the Department of Military Robotics at the Faculty of Military Technology of the University of Defense, is a graduate of the Faculty of Military…

 11. 08. 2021
Special training for our Engineers

Special training for our Engineers

Who is an Engineer and what is his task in the Army? Newcomers sought answers to these questions during the intensive training of the 152nd Engineer Battalion. Within two weeks, they got acquainted…

 07. 08. 2021
International operations in the Sahel make sense and it is useful to continue them

International operations in the Sahel make sense and it is useful to continue them

Following the withdrawal of coalition troops from Afghanistan at the end of June this year, the deployment of Czech Army units in Mali, West Africa, is gaining in importance as part of the European…

 02. 08. 2021
The Czech Army is expanding its capabilities in detecting Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

The Czech Army is expanding its capabilities in detecting Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Modern unmanned systems are playing an increasingly important role in today's conditions. However, the easy availability and ease of use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles of various categories also brings…

 25. 07. 2021
Czech-French relations in the field of defense are more and more intensive

Czech-French relations in the field of defense are more and more intensive

In recent years, we have seen an increasing intensity of relations between the Czech Republic and France in the field of defense, the armed forces and the defense industry. In addition to the…

 22. 07. 2021
The Army is requesting an expert opinion on the SPYDER anti-aircraft system

The Army is requesting an expert opinion on the SPYDER anti-aircraft system

The subject of the recently announced public contract is the preparation of an expert opinion for the purchase of a modern anti-aircraft system, four SPYDER type anti-aircraft missile batteries short…

 18. 07. 2021
Modernization of Czech artillery: Now or never

Modernization of Czech artillery: Now or never

The delay in the purchase of new French howitzers is remotely reminiscent of other arms contracts, in which there have been and continue to be delays, and it is the soldiers themselves who carry the…

 12. 07. 2021
Portuguese Pandurs II are older, but offer a more varied range of abilities - inspiration for the Czech Army?

Portuguese Pandurs II are older, but offer a more varied range of abilities - inspiration for the Czech Army?

In connection with the ongoing tender for tracked Infantry Fighting Vehicles, another acquisition is occasionally reminded of: Pandur II wheeled Infantry Fighting Vehicles, on which the mechanized…

 07. 07. 2021
The Army is requesting IVECO light armored vehicles for use in international operations

The Army is requesting IVECO light armored vehicles for use in international operations

The Army is now requesting 10 pieces of IVECO M65E 19WM 4x4 combat vehicles, 7 pieces in the combat version and 3 pieces in the command version. The purpose of the purchase is to secure the dedicated…

 05. 07. 2021