Army of the Czech Republic

Peter Smik – New blood in the Silver Corps

Peter Smik – New blood in the Silver Corps

The Army of the Czech Republic is apparently starting to change. Since 1st July, a new Senior Warrant Officer is going to take office. It is a young warrior who got his experience among others in…

 26. 06. 2019
Uh-1 Venom for the Czech Army. Yes or no?

Uh-1 Venom for the Czech Army. Yes or no?

ACR equipment has become out-of-date. This is a pure fact. Although at present it seems that better times are coming. New BVP guns are planned, the motor pool will be renewed, and substitution of…

 17. 06. 2019
The Purchase of New Off-Road Passenger Vehicles for the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic Speeds up

The Purchase of New Off-Road Passenger Vehicles for the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic Speeds up

The Czech Army still uses hundreds of light-duty vehicles which service life comes to an end. This is particularly the case of the UAZ and Land Rover Defender vehicles that have been in service for…

 16. 06. 2019
Army YouTubers explaining BVP purchase, however they miss the essence of the problem.

Army YouTubers explaining BVP purchase, however they miss the essence of the problem.

It is not a surprise that the biggest military order of the decade has become publicly discussed and followed by the media. The most passion has been awakened by changes in placing. The transition…

 14. 06. 2019
Soldiers from the 44th Light Motorized Battalion shift Paratroopers in fulfilling tasks in Mali

Soldiers from the 44th Light Motorized Battalion shift Paratroopers in fulfilling tasks in Mali

Paratroopers from Chrudim finished their activities in the African Mali, in the Kuolikoro Training Centre (KTC). On Wednesday the composition of the Czech contingent changed and the operation task…

 13. 06. 2019
Anti-Aircraft units from Strakonice practising air defence over Poland together with NATO partners

Anti-Aircraft units from Strakonice practising air defence over Poland together with NATO partners

Terrain reconnaissance, building firing positions of units and signals exercises – this was the content of the first week of the Tobruq Legacy 2019 defence exercise, which takes place in Poland and…

 07. 06. 2019
The Czech Republic Has Become the Guarantor of the Electronic Warfare Project Within the PESCO

The Czech Republic Has Become the Guarantor of the Electronic Warfare Project Within the PESCO

The international meeting on the implementation of the Project ‘Electronic Warfare Capability and Interoperability Programme for Future Joint Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (JISR)’…

 20. 05. 2019
Scouts from Prostějov were successful at the competition of special teams in Jordan

Scouts from Prostějov were successful at the competition of special teams in Jordan

The 11th year of the Annual Warrior Competition Event took place last month in Amman, Jordan. The Czech army was represented by members of the 102nd Reconnaissance Battalion from Prostějov, who took…

 10. 05. 2019
High Temperatures and Dust Destroy the Equipment in Mali. Military Mechanics from Klatovy Know How to Fix It.

High Temperatures and Dust Destroy the Equipment in Mali. Military Mechanics from Klatovy Know How to Fix It.

Soldiers of the 43rd Airborne Battalion, based in Chrudim, have already been engaged in mission in Mali for almost five months, specifically at the Koulikoro Training Centre (KTC) and other training…

 02. 05. 2019
The air transportation base at Prague - Kbely has a certified display pilot of the W-3A Sokol helicopter. He will present his skills at an airshow

The air transportation base at Prague - Kbely has a certified display pilot of the W-3A Sokol helicopter. He will present his skills at an airshow

After six years the W-3A Sokol helicopter at the Kbely air transportation base has its own display pilot. He will present his skills this weekend during the event “Den ve vzduchu (A Day in the…

 29. 04. 2019