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Slovakia's first military airport already has a set of new radars

Slovakia's first military airport already has a set of new radars

The 46th Kuchyňa Wing, as the first of the Slovak military airports, already provides air traffic control with new airport radars. This modern and reliable technology has finally replaced the…

 26. 01. 2022
Active Reserve soldiers to get new gear this year, may also be deployed again against covid

Active Reserve soldiers to get new gear this year, may also be deployed again against covid

According to recent information published by the Army of the Czech Republic on its website, Active Reserve soldiers will not only receive new modern helmets, ballistic vests or small arms, but also…

 23. 01. 2022
The Army buys 12 trucks for foreign operations of the Czech Armed Forces and emergencies on the territory of the Czech Republic

The Army buys 12 trucks for foreign operations of the Czech Armed Forces and emergencies on the territory of the Czech Republic

The subject of the recently announced public procurement is the purchase of 12 trucks with a side-transloader body for the purpose of long-distance road transport of containers on European territory…

 22. 01. 2022
The Army purchases 9 mm calibre M4 carbines

The Army purchases 9 mm calibre M4 carbines

The Army of the Czech Republic intends to purchase a total of fifty sets of M4 assault rifles within the framework of the tender "9 mm Carbine M 4 category". According to the required specifications…

 14. 01. 2022
Minister of Defence Cernochová: Priority is to equip the 7th Mechanized Brigade with appropriate equipment and number of people

Minister of Defence Cernochová: Priority is to equip the 7th Mechanized Brigade with appropriate equipment and number of people

The new Minister of Defence, Jana Černochová, visited the 7th Mechanised Brigade in Hranice today, where she got acquainted with the equipment, current tasks and plans of the brigade for 2022 as…

 07. 01. 2022
Minister of Defence Černochová will get acquainted with the state of the 7th Mechanised Brigade tomorrow

Minister of Defence Černochová will get acquainted with the state of the 7th Mechanised Brigade tomorrow

The new Minister of Defence Jana Černochová will visit the 7th Mechanised Brigade in Hranice tomorrow, where she will get acquainted with the armament, current tasks and plans of the brigade for…

 06. 01. 2022
Faster pace of modernisation of the Czech Army is a priority for the new Minister of Defence Jana Černochová

Faster pace of modernisation of the Czech Army is a priority for the new Minister of Defence Jana Černochová

Yesterday, Prime Minister Petr Fiala inaugurated the new Minister of Defence, Jana Černochová. She has replaced Lubomír Metnar as the highest representative of the ministry. Jana Černochová was…

 19. 12. 2021
Government approves sending a Czech Army unit to help Poland

Government approves sending a Czech Army unit to help Poland

Today, Defence Minister Lubomír Metnar, together with Foreign Minister Jakub Kulhánek, submitted to the Czech Government for approval a draft mandate for a Czech Army unit to be deployed to assist…

 08. 12. 2021
What has been achieved under Defence Minister Metnar and what still needs to be completed

What has been achieved under Defence Minister Metnar and what still needs to be completed

Lubomír Metnar has been the Minister of Defence of the Czech Republic since June 2018. In terms of modernising the Czech Armed Forces, he has managed to conclude a number of necessary acquisitions…

 05. 12. 2021
Will the Airbus A330 become the new reinforcement of the Czech Army?

Will the Airbus A330 become the new reinforcement of the Czech Army?

The Czech Army currently has insufficient air transport capacity. This fact was particularly evident in the recent need for immediate evacuation of people from a dangerous environment in Afghanistan…

 30. 11. 2021