CZDEFENCE

The hire of Gripens will terminate in 2027. What are the alternatives?

The hire of Gripens will terminate in 2027. What are the alternatives?

A seven-year period is not a long time in CAF acquisitions; therefore, it is a high time now to think about what will happen after present JAS-39 Gripen aircrafts rent time expiration. The Czech…

 24. 12. 2019
Česká zbrojovka will arm policemen in Slovakia

Česká zbrojovka will arm policemen in Slovakia

The Czech defence industry has a very good reputation in the world. The Czechoslovak production at that time was phenomenal and we are not lagging behind even today. Therefore, the pleasing news was…

 03. 12. 2019
Conclusions of the Czech Army present condition

Conclusions of the Czech Army present condition

The army structure conception by 2030 brings a lot of information, plans and visions. According to this conception in 2030 Czech Army will be highly operational in balanced organizational structure…

 28. 11. 2019
New Israeli EL/M-2084 radars for Czech army and Tatra Trucks - tried link

New Israeli EL/M-2084 radars for Czech army and Tatra Trucks - tried link

The Israeli army transports its EL/M-2084 radars at Tatra 6x6 platform chassis, that is tested hardware from the Czech Republic. The Czech army will gain the above mentioned tried radars by 2023…

 19. 11. 2019
EL/M-2084 3D radars will protect Czechia

EL/M-2084 3D radars will protect Czechia

Israel will deliver eight sets of EL/M-2084 by 2023, which is the same time for us to expect a delivery of new American helicopters Viper and Venom. Czech Ministry of Defence announced in only two…

 15. 11. 2019
NATO is experiencing brain death, says the French president

NATO is experiencing brain death, says the French president

Donald Trump perceives the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as an „economic project“. The United States ensure geopolitical shield, but in return they require economic exclusivity. This was…

 11. 11. 2019
Former Chief of the General Staff of the Army of the Czech Republic Petr Pavel is considering candidacy for president

Former Chief of the General Staff of the Army of the Czech Republic Petr Pavel is considering candidacy for president

Pavel would consider his candidacy if he noticed signs of deviation from democracy, that is the departure from liberal values. At that moment he would see his candidacy as his civic duty. Therefore…

 10. 11. 2019
The legendary Tiger stopped flying in our army. The damaged Mi-24/35 will be used for spare parts.

The legendary Tiger stopped flying in our army. The damaged Mi-24/35 will be used for spare parts.

The last year’s accident of this already legendary helicopter, which caused the machine to fall from the height of several meters, has a sad denouement. After a lengthy investigation in the…

 24. 10. 2019
Italian global aerospace company Leonardo has attacked the procurement of combat helicopters from USA

Italian global aerospace company Leonardo has attacked the procurement of combat helicopters from USA

The Czech Republic might come into conflict with the European Union due to violation of the rules for public supply contracts. The reason is a contract for delivery of American multi-purpose and…

 22. 10. 2019
Czech response to Turkish aggression will be curt and diplomatic

Czech response to Turkish aggression will be curt and diplomatic

In the past years the Ministry of Defence provided ammunition for offensive guns, machine guns, but also for grenade launchers to Kurdish militia. Many tons of ammunition were transported to Iraq to…

 11. 10. 2019