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The joint venture for the production of Lynx infantry fighting vehicles in Hungary opens up international business opportunities

The joint venture for the production of Lynx infantry fighting vehicles in Hungary opens up international business opportunities

The government of Hungary has signed a major defence deal with Rheinmetall and ordered 218 newly developed infrantry fighting vehicles. The Hungarian Ministry of Defence has embarked on a massive…

 21. 09. 2020
Purchase or Modernize? Army is Dealing with T-72M4CZ Tanks

Purchase or Modernize? Army is Dealing with T-72M4CZ Tanks

At the beginning of this week, the Ministry of Defence concluded a contract for the technical evaluation of the T-72M4CZ tank. The company that will carry out the modernization will presumably be VOP…

 18. 09. 2020
World Rarity: The Basic Training Course in Vyškov is Lead by Chief Warrant Officers

World Rarity: The Basic Training Course in Vyškov is Lead by Chief Warrant Officers

What is probably unique in the world is the conduct of basic training courses by the Silver Corps, i.e. without officers. This information was recently provided by the military monthly Zpráva. It is…

 16. 09. 2020
Soldiers from Žatec train with the new liaison Pandurs and appreciate their modern technologies

Soldiers from Žatec train with the new liaison Pandurs and appreciate their modern technologies

Soldiers of the 41st Mechanized Battalion in Žatec took over five wheeled armoured Pandur vehicles in a command-staff and liaison version in February. These days, the training of their four-man…

 13. 09. 2020
SPYDER Air Defence System as a Possible Replacement of the 2K12M KUB

SPYDER Air Defence System as a Possible Replacement of the 2K12M KUB

One of the options for the replacement of the existing air defence missile kits 2K12M Kub of the Army of the Czech Republic is the Israeli short- and medium-range air defence system SPYDER used by…

 11. 09. 2020
Rheinmetall to join NATO Days on event’s 20-year anniversary

Rheinmetall to join NATO Days on event’s 20-year anniversary

NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days is celebrating its 20-year anniversary at the Leoš Janáček Ostrava Airport on September 19-20, with organisers using the occasion to thank members…

 09. 09. 2020
Flight Training Center in Pardubice has Reached a Significant Milestone

Flight Training Center in Pardubice has Reached a Significant Milestone

Since its establishment in April 2004, the Flight Training Center (CLV) Pardubice, a division of the state-owned enterprise LOM PRAHA, has surpassed 75,000 flight hours on military aircraft and…

 07. 09. 2020
The Army Received the First Delivery of New Helmets for our Soldiers

The Army Received the First Delivery of New Helmets for our Soldiers

The Army of the Czech Republic recently received the first deliveries of protective ballistic helmets 2017 from the Czech company Argun. The soldiers received a total of 11,603 pieces, which were…

 05. 09. 2020
The International Military Training Ample Strike 2020 Started Today

The International Military Training Ample Strike 2020 Started Today

The international tactical exercise Ample Strike 2020 takes place in the Czech Republic from 31st August to 19th September 2020. The most intensive training will be carried out at working days from…

 31. 08. 2020
Strakonice Soldiers Trained Hidden Swimming

Strakonice Soldiers Trained Hidden Swimming

You cannot fight water, you will never win. You have to learn to live with it.  That was the motto of the Strakonice soldiers, who completed training in military swimming this week. They learned…

 29. 08. 2020