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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
The Czech Army is Slowly Saying Goodbye to the JAK-40 Aircraft

The Czech Army is Slowly Saying Goodbye to the JAK-40 Aircraft

In the coming weeks, the Army of the Czech Republic will lose the legendary JAK-40 transport aircraft. The army currently has two pieces and both, according to our information, will be decommissioned…

 27. 08. 2020
Rheinmetall’s partnerships with Czech defence firms bring investment, jobs and exports

Rheinmetall’s partnerships with Czech defence firms bring investment, jobs and exports

Rheinmetall plans to work hand in hand with partners in the Czech Republic to turn the Lynx project into reality. Local development and production, coupled with standing up an efficient supply chain…

 24. 08. 2020
The Fate of 152mm DANA Howitzers: First Modernization, Now Write-Off. The Turn was Caused by a Tender for a Fire Control System

The Fate of 152mm DANA Howitzers: First Modernization, Now Write-Off. The Turn was Caused by a Tender for a Fire Control System

The marketing motto of the Army of the Czech Republic is "we know what we want. It was well thought out, and it would be really great if the military finally knew what it wanted. Or rather if…

 21. 08. 2020
Ammunition not only for CAESAR Howitzers

Ammunition not only for CAESAR Howitzers

Artillery is a basic means of supporting the ground forces in most forms of combat deployment. Their versatile technological development can be observed throughout history, always based on the…

 19. 08. 2020