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Modernization of the Czech Armed Forces Tank Troops in the Hungarian Way

Modernization of the Czech Armed Forces Tank Troops in the Hungarian Way

Given the situation in Ukraine, the experience gained so far from this war and the Czech NATO Capability Targets (building a heavy brigade), it is more than necessary to consider the modernisation of…

 07. 05. 2022
The future supersonic tactical aircraft of the Czech Air Force: the Gripen or the F-35?

The future supersonic tactical aircraft of the Czech Air Force: the Gripen or the F-35?

The conference "Future Air Force - New Generation Aircraft" held under the auspices of the Commander of the Air Force of the Czech Republic, Maj. Gen. Ing. Petr Mikulenka at the end of April, the…

 06. 05. 2022
We need a powerful, robust and technologically advanced defence industry

We need a powerful, robust and technologically advanced defence industry

The Government of Prime Minister Petr Fiala has a lot to tackle. The problems and challenges are due to a combination of a turbulent era in international relations and the outdated and neglected…

 05. 05. 2022
The Army demands ammunition for combat aviation

The Army demands ammunition for combat aviation

The Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic has recently announced a public contract for the purchase of ammunition for the combat air force with a total value of over CZK 96 million, which was…

 03. 05. 2022
Multinational transport squadron in the Czech Republic

Multinational transport squadron in the Czech Republic

In mid-April, the Czech media started talking about the possible establishment of an American base in the Czech Republic in connection with the working trip of Defence Minister Jana Černochová to…

 01. 05. 2022
Czechs and Slovaks from the Multinational Battle Group understand each other even without previous training

Czechs and Slovaks from the Multinational Battle Group understand each other even without previous training

Approximately 250 Czech soldiers have been deployed in Slovakia in the NATO Multinational Battle Group since the beginning of April. Some of them are paratroopers from Chrudim, who this week…

 30. 04. 2022
The Ministry of Defence proposes an amendment to the Constitution - asking for a simpler procedure for sending Armed Forces abroad

The Ministry of Defence proposes an amendment to the Constitution - asking for a simpler procedure for sending Armed Forces abroad

In the context of the worsened security situation in the world and with reference to the ongoing war in Ukraine and the experience it brings, the Ministry of Defence is submitting a draft…

 29. 04. 2022
Combat drones for the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic

Combat drones for the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic

The Minister of Defence of the Slovak Republic Jaroslav Naď recently informed the public on his Twitter account that the ministry is continuing its search for new combat drones for the Slovak Armed…

 26. 04. 2022
University of Defence will support the H-1 helicopter system with language training of personnel

University of Defence will support the H-1 helicopter system with language training of personnel

The Czech Army is eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new UH-1Y Venom and AH-1Z Viper helicopters, the so-called H-1 system. These are already in production and the first units will be delivered next…

 24. 04. 2022
Ukrainian armoured vehicles will be repaired in the Czech Republic

Ukrainian armoured vehicles will be repaired in the Czech Republic

The Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic, through the AMOS agency, is helping the Ukrainian side to armored vehicles servicing. It will be carried out by Czech defence industry companies in…

 19. 04. 2022