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Politicians addressed the simplification of the acquisition process, the degree of involvement of Czech companies in tenders and the amount of the defense budget

Politicians addressed the simplification of the acquisition process, the degree of involvement of Czech companies in tenders and the amount of the defense budget

The participants of the Round Table, recently organized by the Czech Chamber of Commerce headed by the Minister of Defense Lubomír Metnar, addressed issues related to the defense industry. The…

 06. 09. 2021
Soldiers from the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade float across the water with Pandurs

Soldiers from the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade float across the water with Pandurs

Today ends the three-week exercise focused on the floating of BVP-2 and wheeled IFV Pandur vehicles in preparation for combat vehicle drivers. Floatings are clearly one of the most difficult of all…

 03. 09. 2021
Defense industry issues: The law on public procurement needs to be amended

Defense industry issues: The law on public procurement needs to be amended

The regular Round Table, this time on the issue of the defense industry, was prepared by the Czech Chamber of Commerce for the last day of August. The online broadcast was attended not only by the…

 02. 09. 2021
The Czech CAESARs will be on a Czech chassis, with a Czech cabin and should fire Czech ammunition

The Czech CAESARs will be on a Czech chassis, with a Czech cabin and should fire Czech ammunition

The Ministry of Defense will verify the offer price of 52 self-propelled CAESAR howitzers from the French state-owned company Nexter through an expert opinion, and from the point of view of…

 01. 09. 2021
Engineers transported tanks across the Labe river

Engineers transported tanks across the Labe river

To handle an eight-kilo mounting bar or to be able to rig the deck of a pontoon ship with a nearly forty-kilo anchor and a ramp arm - this is only a fraction of what every pontoonist has to master…

 29. 08. 2021
Ample Strike 2021: The largest domestic air military exercise will check the coordination of Forward Air Controllers with aircraft crews

Ample Strike 2021: The largest domestic air military exercise will check the coordination of Forward Air Controllers with aircraft crews

From 30 August to 19 September 2021, the 8th year of the international Ample Strike exercise will take place, which is aimed at harmonizing the activities of Forward Air Controllers with aircraft and…

 24. 08. 2021
The Army of the Czech Republic proves itself, but it is still not in good condition

The Army of the Czech Republic proves itself, but it is still not in good condition

After its exemplary and well-presented deployment during the pandemic and the liquidation of the immediate consequences of the tornado in South Moravia, the Army of the Czech Republic has now…

 23. 08. 2021
The demanding all-army Recon Patrol Competition will test the abilities of members of reconnaissance units

The demanding all-army Recon Patrol Competition will test the abilities of members of reconnaissance units

From 23rd to 27th August 2021, the ninth year of the all-army Recon Patrol Competition will take place in the Libavá military district. The competition is organized by the 102nd Reconnaissance…

 20. 08. 2021
The crisis in Afghanistan is checking the true state of our military transport capabilities

The crisis in Afghanistan is checking the true state of our military transport capabilities

The crisis in Afghanistan caused by the de facto takeover of power by the radical Taliban movement meant an action unparalleled not only for the Western world - the need for immediate evacuation of…

 19. 08. 2021
The Czech Army has taken over the first batch of new Toyota Hilux vehicles

The Czech Army has taken over the first batch of new Toyota Hilux vehicles

At the beginning of the month, Czech Army representatives took over the first batch of new Toyota Hilux vehicles. The first 65 pieces of these cars traveled to selected corps last week. By the end of…

 17. 08. 2021