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Slovakia has launched processes regarding the acquisition of new IFVs. The Czech Army is still in uncertainty

Slovakia has launched processes regarding the acquisition of new IFVs. The Czech Army is still in uncertainty

The acquisition of new tracked Infantry Fighting Vehicles for the Army of the Czech Republic is constantly delayed, and thanks to recent events, there are also doubts as to whether the entire tender…

 22. 03. 2021
It Takes a Year to Prepare a Unit for Mali, Czech Troops are Successful in Africa

It Takes a Year to Prepare a Unit for Mali, Czech Troops are Successful in Africa

Last week, there was the first comprehensive field training held in Libavá for soldiers from Hranice, who will head to Mali in November. Due to the coronavirus, it focused mainly on medical training…

 20. 03. 2021
Situational awareness system gives LYNX crew freedom to fight

Situational awareness system gives LYNX crew freedom to fight

Rheinmetall’s LYNX KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle is drawing attention around the world for its modularity, survivability and lethality. A key part of its innovative capability set is a situational…

 17. 03. 2021
Loitering Munition in ACR

Loitering Munition in ACR

In the autumn of last year, the world was shocked by the shots that sent chills down everyone’s back. Footage from a drone showed another drone flying towards a target and then exploding. During…

 16. 03. 2021
Strakonice Soldier Plunged Straight into the Demanding Service of Medics

Strakonice Soldier Plunged Straight into the Demanding Service of Medics

Corporal Róbert Pflug serves in the 25th Air Defence Missile Regiment in Strakonice as a picker of the wounded. At least that is what his function on the dressing station is called. These days…

 14. 03. 2021
Meeting with Korean Representatives: Chance for the K2 Tank in Slovakia?

Meeting with Korean Representatives: Chance for the K2 Tank in Slovakia?

At the end of January this year, a meeting took place at the premises of the Ministry of Defence of the Slovak Republic between the State Secretary of the MoD of the Slovak Republic Marian Majer and…

 12. 03. 2021
New System of Training Troops of the ACR

New System of Training Troops of the ACR

Technology is being modernized, new technologies are being developed and knowledge acquisition is being invested in. But without people – well-prepared soldiers – none of this would matter. The…

 11. 03. 2021
Why Slovakia should not Forget about Drones Defence

Why Slovakia should not Forget about Drones Defence

Over the last few years, unmanned aerial vehicles have been increasingly used for a wide range of combat operations. Drones are used in the military for reconnaissance and gathering data on the area…

 07. 03. 2021
Czech Industry will Have a Significant Share in the New SPYDER Air Defence System

Czech Industry will Have a Significant Share in the New SPYDER Air Defence System

In the extreme case, the loss of control over one’s own airspace can also mean the loss of state sovereignty, with all the consequences for our security. Therefore, ensuring effective defence of…

 06. 03. 2021
The Future of the Czech Supersonic Air Force: Gripen or F-16?

The Future of the Czech Supersonic Air Force: Gripen or F-16?

The Concept of construction of the ACR 2030 firmly counts on supersonic tactical air force and its ability to protect the airspace of the Czech Republic. According to the addendum to the contract for…

 05. 03. 2021