Army of the Czech Republic

A billion for small arms. Army to speed up rearmament with modern domestically produced weapons

A billion for small arms. Army to speed up rearmament with modern domestically produced weapons

During the 5th meeting of the House Defence Committee, the draft of the now approved state budget, or Chapter 307 of the Ministry of Defence (MoD), was discussed. Compared to the original proposal of…

 14. 03. 2022
Government approves mandate for the deployment of Czech Armed Forces soldiers in Slovakia

Government approves mandate for the deployment of Czech Armed Forces soldiers in Slovakia

The Government of the Czech Republic has approved a mandate on the proposal of Defence Minister Jana Černochová, which will allow members of the Czech Army to operate in Slovakia until 30 June…

 09. 03. 2022
The Defence Committee discussed the purchase of tracked IFVs for the Czech Armed Forces and the situation in Ukraine

The Defence Committee discussed the purchase of tracked IFVs for the Czech Armed Forces and the situation in Ukraine

The situation in Ukraine and information from the Ministry of Defence on the order for tracked Infantry Fighting Vehicles were the main topics discussed by the Defence Committee at its 6th meeting…

 09. 03. 2022
Modernisation projects of the Czech Army must be accelerated. Only combat-capable armed forces will deter a potential adversary

Modernisation projects of the Czech Army must be accelerated. Only combat-capable armed forces will deter a potential adversary

The ongoing war in Ukraine, which no one wanted and many could not imagine two weeks ago, is fundamentally changing and will change the view of some Western governments on their armed forces. If we…

 07. 03. 2022
Army to buy spare parts for T 810 for almost 85 million CZK

Army to buy spare parts for T 810 for almost 85 million CZK

The subject of the framework agreement will be the supply of spare parts for the T 810 chassis used by the Czech Army, including special spare parts of military nature. The spare parts will ensure…

 05. 03. 2022
Our defence budget needs to be strengthened, says Defence Committee Chairman Lubomír Metnar

Our defence budget needs to be strengthened, says Defence Committee Chairman Lubomír Metnar

Last week, the Chairman of the Defence Committee, Lubomír Metnar, attended the Inter-Parliamentary Conference on the EU's Common Foreign, Security and Defence Policy in Paris. In the meantime, the…

 03. 03. 2022
The Ministry of Defence is planning repairs and maintenance of ReVISOR reconnaissance sensors

The Ministry of Defence is planning repairs and maintenance of ReVISOR reconnaissance sensors

The subject of the tender is to carry out repair and maintenance of ReVISOR reconnaissance sensors by carrying out the prescribed tasks specified by the manufacturer within the life cycle of these…

 02. 03. 2022
The future of subsonic aviation

The future of subsonic aviation

In the context of the debate on the needs of the Czech supersonic air force, the question of the future of subsonic aircraft in the armament of the Czech Air Force also arises. What is the future of…

 01. 03. 2022
The Government approved the possibility of deployment of the Czech Armed Forces within the NATO Rapid Reaction Force on the territory of the Alliance

The Government approved the possibility of deployment of the Czech Armed Forces within the NATO Rapid Reaction Force on the territory of the Alliance

On Friday, 25 February 2022, the Government of the Czech Republic approved two materials submitted by the Minister of Defence Jana Černochová concerning the deployment of the forces and assets of…

 26. 02. 2022
New modern bayonet MK.I for CZ BREN 2 assault rifles as a universal tool for many different situations

New modern bayonet MK.I for CZ BREN 2 assault rifles as a universal tool for many different situations

Soldiers of the Czech Army will receive, together with the latest version of the CZ BREN 2 assault rifle, the new tactical bayonet MK.I. The new rifles are available to the units from the end of…

 25. 02. 2022