Army of the Czech Republic

Another rotation of soldiers is going to Mali, this time most of them is from Přáslavice

Another rotation of soldiers is going to Mali, this time most of them is from Přáslavice

A wider spectrum of tasks as well as higher temperature or, for example, toxic animals await the soldiers of the 2nd Task Force of the Army of the Czech Republic who are going to Mali in November…

 13. 10. 2019
How successful priorities of the Chief of General Staff of the Czech Army after 15 months

How successful priorities of the Chief of General Staff of the Czech Army after 15 months

In June 2018, General Aleš Opata published his aims for the Czech Army. After 15 months we decided to remember the summary material accessible on-line and to shortly comment how they have proceeded…

 09. 10. 2019
The defence department is selecting a new Business Jet - the sole applicant has registered in the tender

The defence department is selecting a new Business Jet - the sole applicant has registered in the tender

The Ministry of Defence has published a tender for the purchase of a new small capacity cargo aircraft. An urgent necessity to transfer the senior officials of the Czech Republic and the Czech Army…

 08. 10. 2019
Military policeman Pavel Petr is the best military working dog handler

Military policeman Pavel Petr is the best military working dog handler

The 34th year of the All Army Championship of the Best Dog Handler and Dog of the Defence Department took place from 23rd to 26th September. The competition was revived after ten years and its…

 05. 10. 2019
Modernization of existing equipment – a solution that might save considerable financial resources

Modernization of existing equipment – a solution that might save considerable financial resources

The Ministry of Defence is going to spend tens of milliards CZK over the next few years for infantry fighting vehicles, helicopters and other equipment. We’re talking about a purchase of new…

 04. 10. 2019
The Czech Army and protection of the Slovakia airspace

The Czech Army and protection of the Slovakia airspace

Due to the recent accident of a Mig-29 aircraft of the Slovakia Army, all the machines of this type had to be bound on the ground. It is a usual procedure, but it means partially paralysis of the…

 03. 10. 2019
Purchase of new air defence systems for the Czech Army has been postponed

Purchase of new air defence systems for the Czech Army has been postponed

The Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic has postponed the purchase of the new Shot Range Air Defence (SHORAD) missile systems for the Czech Army, more precisely for the 25th Air Defence…

 02. 10. 2019
Defence shows the need for new helicopters to the public by means of an action video

Defence shows the need for new helicopters to the public by means of an action video

The new video, which is placed on the official YouTube channel of the Ministry of Defence, and, consequently, the Army of the Czech Republic, has a clear and direct message. The Air Force Commander…

 30. 09. 2019
The armies of the V4 countries will exercise in the Czech Republic

The armies of the V4 countries will exercise in the Czech Republic

Czech Lion 2019. This is the name of an international exercise which will take place from September 30 to October 11, 2019 in the Czech Republic. Units of the 7th Brigade Task Force with mechanized…

 29. 09. 2019
American helicopters on the NATO Days: astonishment and disillusion

American helicopters on the NATO Days: astonishment and disillusion

Bell UH-1Y Venom and Bell AH-1Z Viper, i.e. a pair of helicopters, which the Army of the Czech Republic wants, should be be included till 2023 - after signing a contract - into the assets of the Air…

 27. 09. 2019