Army of the Czech Republic

New tanks for the Czech Army inside five years?

New tanks for the Czech Army inside five years?

The 73rd Tank Battalion in Přáslavice, similarly as whole 7th Mechanized Brigade are worried by military engineering. Although the current T-72M4CZ tanks were modernized, i.e. these are tanks of…

 24. 07. 2019
Social media to the defence department: After eight years, the Army changes the communication method

Social media to the defence department: After eight years, the Army changes the communication method

The Czech Ministry of Defence, by extension the army, have been communicating on social media for eight and a half years. In this respect, it belongs among to pioneers of Czech government agencies…

 23. 07. 2019
VOP CZ is without director till now. Will it affect the future acquisition of new IFV?

VOP CZ is without director till now. Will it affect the future acquisition of new IFV?

The tender for new infantry fighting vehicles is accompanied with question-marks. The biggest modernization in modern history for the Czech Armed Forces requires involvement of many units, including…

 22. 07. 2019
Soviet equipment in the ACR until 2035?

Soviet equipment in the ACR until 2035?

Despite a number of modernization projects the Army of the Czech Republic still has a lot of Soviet equipment. Some of it has undergone modernization; some of it still awaits it. Can the army fulfil…

 18. 07. 2019
The Czech Army is going to exclude Mi-35 helicopters. American machines will replace them. But which ones and when?

The Czech Army is going to exclude Mi-35 helicopters. American machines will replace them. But which ones and when?

The Helicopter Aviation of the Army of the Czech Republic is based in particular on  Mi-8MTV „Hip“ and Mi-35 „Hind“ machines. Impressive Russian fighting helicopters, nicknamed as…

 18. 07. 2019
PERUN: no testing, just correspondence war

PERUN: no testing, just correspondence war

It’s an open secret that the purchase of new equipment for the Czech Army has been accompanied by long-term problems. Soldiers meanwhile are waiting unsuccessfully to new helicopters or radars…

 17. 07. 2019
Will Birdon BEB replace the current boats of the Czech Army?

Will Birdon BEB replace the current boats of the Czech Army?

The engineer troops of the Army of the Czech Republic are equipped with the Czechoslovak MO 634 and MO 2000 Veronika boats. These already-elderly boats absolutely can’t keep in step with the modern…

 15. 07. 2019
Benefits for veterans and members of Integrated Rescue System? Compared to the world, we are behind it

Benefits for veterans and members of Integrated Rescue System? Compared to the world, we are behind it

Respect to war veterans, soldiers as well as to policemen, guardians and rescuers is normal all over the world. But in our country, unfortunately, any benefit for the members of these units is more…

 12. 07. 2019
The Ministry of Defence signed a contract on the change of 120 mm mortar ammunition stabilizers

The Ministry of Defence signed a contract on the change of 120 mm mortar ammunition stabilizers

On Tuesday 9th June a contract was signed to execute the order “Purchase of the service ammunition 2019/1 - 120 mm mortar bombs” between the Ministry of Defence and the Military Technical…

 11. 07. 2019
The tender for infantry fighting vehicles is accompanied by doubts; the Army must communicate

The tender for infantry fighting vehicles is accompanied by doubts; the Army must communicate

The biggest order in the modern history of the Army of the Czech Republic in the amount of €2 milliard is also followed with interest by the general public. After the publication of the final…

 10. 07. 2019