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Government confirms purchase of AH-1Z trainer

Government confirms purchase of AH-1Z trainer

At its regular meeting today, the Government took note of the information of the Minister of Defence Lubomír Metnar on the implementation of the public procurement "Support of simulated flight…

 18. 10. 2021
Media days of the CZ Uherský Brod

Media days of the CZ Uherský Brod

At the end of last week, the gates of the CZUB (Česká Zbrojovka Uherský Brod) were opened for two days to expert journalists from all over the world. Forty or so invited guests were not only able…

 18. 10. 2021
Our IDET 2021 International Defence and Security Technologies Fair hindsight

Our IDET 2021 International Defence and Security Technologies Fair hindsight

The recent 18th edition of the IDET International Defence and Security Technology Fair, which was traditionally held in Brno, presented a number of innovations in the field of defence and security…

 17. 10. 2021
Zetor Gerlach 4x4 is ready for serial production

Zetor Gerlach 4x4 is ready for serial production

The new ZETOR DEFENCE company presented its range of domestically produced armoured vehicles at the IDET 2021 International Defence and Security Technologies Fair. It is a joint-venture of two…

 09. 10. 2021
Jana Černochová: We owe the Army a clear financial outlook for at least five years ahead

Jana Černochová: We owe the Army a clear financial outlook for at least five years ahead

What has succeeded and what has failed in this term of office? What do the Ministry of Defense and the Army need for more effective modernisation? We asked Jana Černochová (ODS), the chairwoman of…

 16. 09. 2021
The Government may approve the purchase of new cannons and missiles for the Czech Army on Monday

The Government may approve the purchase of new cannons and missiles for the Czech Army on Monday

The 48th session of the Defense Committee of the Chamber of Deputies took place on Wednesday, September 8, the last in this election period. As usual, the meeting was also attended by the Minister of…

 10. 09. 2021
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
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
New Infantry Fighting Vehicles for the Czech Armed Forces or an international discredit?

New Infantry Fighting Vehicles for the Czech Armed Forces or an international discredit?

At its 45th meeting, the Defense Committee addressed current information on the order for tracked Infantry Figthing Vehicles again. This was a continuation of the discussion from the previous 43rd…

 30. 04. 2021
The collection of the Kbely Aviation Museum is enriched with two historical aircraft

The collection of the Kbely Aviation Museum is enriched with two historical aircraft

The Military History Institute (VHÚ) in Prague has 2 new additions to the exposition of the Kbely Aviation Museum. These are the renovated Aero L-29 Delfín military jet training aircraft and the…

 23. 04. 2021