CZDEFENCE

Why we need new IFVs or lessons from Ukraine

Why we need new IFVs or lessons from Ukraine

At the end of June, the members of the Defence Committee received the promised opinion of the law firm HAVEL & PARTNERS s.r.o. regarding the tender for new IFVs for the Czech Armed Forces. In the…

 08. 07. 2022
Tank lesson from Ukraine

Tank lesson from Ukraine

One of the most significant events in the Ministry of Defence is the recent decision to acquire German Leopard 2 tanks. The Czech Republic should receive from Germany (as a replacement for our T-72…

 04. 07. 2022
How to proceed with the supersonic air force of the Czech Air Force

How to proceed with the supersonic air force of the Czech Air Force

In connection with the current events in Ukraine and the overall deterioration of the security situation in Europe, the question of what path the Czech Air Force should take has recently been raised…

 21. 03. 2022
Two percent of GDP for defence for the Czech Republic

Two percent of GDP for defence for the Czech Republic

One of the key questions for the Ministry of Defence, but also for contemporary Czech politics, is whether the Czech Republic should increase its defence spending to 2 % of GDP, a question that has…

 16. 02. 2022
Artillery versus drones

Artillery versus drones

The recently signed contract for the supply of Caesar self-propelled guns to the Czech Armed Forces has provoked a range of opinions and reactions among the wider public, both positive and…

 02. 01. 2022
New DITA self-propelled cannon howitzer

New DITA self-propelled cannon howitzer

The recent introduction of the new Czech DITA self-propelled howitzer is one of the biggest surprises of the Czech defense industry in recent years. It is another expression of how the Czech defense…

 16. 08. 2021
New weapon turret for the Pandurs

New weapon turret for the Pandurs

Following the recent anniversary of ten years of the service of Pandur II CZ armored vehicles in the armament of the Army of the Czech Republic, several articles appeared in the media, focusing on…

 18. 06. 2021
Pandur Armored Personnel Carriers and their possibilities for the future

Pandur Armored Personnel Carriers and their possibilities for the future

One of the most interesting news from the Czech defense industry in 2020 was the announcement of a contract for the sale of Pandur II 8 × 8 Armored Personnel Carriers to the Republic of the…

 13. 05. 2021
Importance of light Multiple Rocket Launchers

Importance of light Multiple Rocket Launchers

Multiple Rocket Launchers represent one of the most interesting, and at the same time the most promising categories of combat equipment. They have been or are being deployed in virtually every…

 01. 04. 2021
Options of New Self-propelled Wheel Mortars for the ACR

Options of New Self-propelled Wheel Mortars for the ACR

I have already dealt with tracked types of mortars in relation to the planned acquisition of self-propelled mortars for the Army of the Czech Republic. In addition to these impressive heavy types…

 12. 03. 2020