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Possibilities of Cooperation Between the Czech Republic and Poland in the Field of Defence Industry

Possibilities of Cooperation Between the Czech Republic and Poland in the Field of Defence Industry

The Army of the Czech Republic has been carrying out an intensive process of modernization for several years, from which the domestic arms industry benefits as well. Poland is taking similar steps…

 11. 01. 2021
Czech Veterans Honoured with a Musical Tribute, Flags and a Library for This Year's Holiday

Czech Veterans Honoured with a Musical Tribute, Flags and a Library for This Year's Holiday

Although the Czechia is under enormous pressure due to the coronavirus, volunteer organizations helping veterans have stepped up their efforts to support war veterans and honour their memory on…

 11. 11. 2020
Czech aircraft Aero L-39NG has been certified and met all the conditions for series production

Czech aircraft Aero L-39NG has been certified and met all the conditions for series production

The Aero Vodochody can celebrate. Its latest achievement, the light jet L-39 NG, the successor of the tradition of the legendary aircraft L-39 Albatros, received a Type Certificate. Nothing stands in…

 22. 09. 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
Czech fleet of Gripen fighters flies over 2,000 hours a year

Czech fleet of Gripen fighters flies over 2,000 hours a year

The Army of the Czech Republic operates fourteen supersonic machines JAS-39 Gripen in total – twelve single-seat JAS-39 C and two-seat JAS-39 D.  According to the available statistics, over…

 15. 07. 2020
Four members of the Army of the Czech Republic died exactly four years ago

Four members of the Army of the Czech Republic died exactly four years ago

Exactly six years ago today 4 members of the Army of the Czech Republic died in a suicide attack on 8th July, 2014.  On 14th July, 2014, after being transported to the Czech Republic, another of…

 08. 07. 2020
To What Extent will the RBS 70 NG Replace the STRELA-10 Systems

To What Extent will the RBS 70 NG Replace the STRELA-10 Systems

The recent farewell of the S-10M2D air defence missile systems marked the end of one long chapter featuring these weapons, which our army has been using for decades. Although the technology mostly…

 22. 06. 2020
Pickup trucks for the Czech Army: Are they a suitable replacement for UAZ and LR Defender vehicles?

Pickup trucks for the Czech Army: Are they a suitable replacement for UAZ and LR Defender vehicles?

The Czech Army has announced its intention to purchase hundreds of pickup trucks as a replacement for years old UAZ and Land Rover Defender off-road vehicles. Specifically, these are to be pickups in…

 29. 05. 2020
Possible Scenarios of Further Development of IFV Acquisition for the ACR

Possible Scenarios of Further Development of IFV Acquisition for the ACR

The global economic crisis, coupled with the health crisis, will significantly change a lot of what seemed a solid ground yesterday. Above all, governments will lack money. This new reality will also…

 15. 05. 2020
2020 Challenge: It is necessary to decide on a tender for IFVs for the Czech Army

2020 Challenge: It is necessary to decide on a tender for IFVs for the Czech Army

In 2019, the Czech Republic was supposed to sign a contract with a winner of the most expensive order so far. It seemed in summer that the tender for infantry fighting vehicles would be a month or…

 21. 01. 2020