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The year 2027 as a milestone for the Czech supersonic air force

The year 2027 as a milestone for the Czech supersonic air force

The year 2027 or 2029 represents a significant milestone for the Czech Air Force, which will in any case undergo a transformation at the turn of the twenties and thirties. It is therefore appropriate…

 08. 10. 2021
Slovak Ground Forces take delivery of telescopic container handlers

Slovak Ground Forces take delivery of telescopic container handlers

Over the last few weeks, discussions regarding the modernisation of the Slovak Armed Forces (SAF) have focused mainly on major modernisation projects, such as the purchase of new tracked Infantry…

 07. 10. 2021
The way to preserve the main capabilities of the Army of the Czech Republic

The way to preserve the main capabilities of the Army of the Czech Republic

The Czech Army is in the middle of a modernisation process. Some acquisition projects have already been signed (CAESAR howitzers, Short and medium range anti-aircraft missile system), other…

 05. 10. 2021
Interview with the President of the Association of Defence and Security Industry of the Czech Republic

Interview with the President of the Association of Defence and Security Industry of the Czech Republic

We bring you an interview with Jiří Hynek, President of the Defence and Security Industry Association of the Czech Republic (DSIA), in which we asked not only about the upcoming IDET international…

 04. 10. 2021
STV GROUP as a system integrator will provide ammunition for CAESAR howitzers

STV GROUP as a system integrator will provide ammunition for CAESAR howitzers

Certification and production of ammunition for the new self-propelled howitzers will be provided by Czech companies, led by STV GROUP a. s. The company will be the system integrator for ammunition…

 02. 10. 2021
Petr Hudec: Participation in a foreign mission was definitely no picnic

Petr Hudec: Participation in a foreign mission was definitely no picnic

The Active Reserves are an integral part of the Czech Army. Active Reserve soldiers are citizens of the Czech Republic who are recruited from the ranks of former professional soldiers, former…

 30. 09. 2021
Active protection systems for the Czech Armed Forces

Active protection systems for the Czech Armed Forces

Although in recent years, in connection with the modernisation of the Czech Armed Forces, there has been more talk about the acquisition of "hardware" - new IFVs, guns, anti-aircraft missile systems…

 29. 09. 2021
Czech soldiers successfully completed Silver Arrow exercise in Latvia

Czech soldiers successfully completed Silver Arrow exercise in Latvia

From 5 to 13 September, the eFP Battlegroup (eFP BG) Silver Arrow certification exercise was held in Latvia, which tested the units' ability to work together quickly and efficiently to accomplish…

 26. 09. 2021
Aleš Cápal: This year's AMPLE STRIKE exercise was successful and better than I expected

Aleš Cápal: This year's AMPLE STRIKE exercise was successful and better than I expected

The 8th edition of the Ample Strike international exercise has recently ended. It was aimed at coordinating the activities of Forward Air Controllers with aircrews, helicopters and ground commanders…

 24. 09. 2021
A memorial plaque to war veteran Jiri "Regi" Schams was unveiled

A memorial plaque to war veteran Jiri "Regi" Schams was unveiled

Yesterday a memorial plaque to our war veteran Jiri "Regi" Schams was unveiled. The unveiling of the memorial plaque, which had to be postponed several times in the past due to the coronavirus…

 22. 09. 2021