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The Lynx KF41 is armed for the future

The Lynx KF41 is armed for the future

The Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) from Rheinmetall is a key contender for the Czech Republic’s IFV modernisation programme. The revitalisation of Czech armoured capabilities with 210…

 13. 12. 2020
Cooperation with GDELS continues to pay off for Czech industry

Cooperation with GDELS continues to pay off for Czech industry

GDELS started more than ten years ago with the supply of Pandur II 8x8 CZ wheeled armored vehicles for the Army of the Czech Republic. In addition to modern equipment for the armed forces, the Czech…

 09. 12. 2020
The Military Technical Institute Wants to Develop an Anti-drone Laser Gun

The Military Technical Institute Wants to Develop an Anti-drone Laser Gun

In recent years, the Military Technical Institute (MTI) has introduced ammunition for under-barrel grenade launchers, which was intended for the destruction of drones. The 1.5 x 1.5 meter net was…

 08. 12. 2020
Overview of the New Knives in the Army of the Czech Republic in 2020

Overview of the New Knives in the Army of the Czech Republic in 2020

A knife is a helper, a cult object, but also a weapon that is used in armies in contact battles or in the silent elimination of the enemy. The knife has an irreplaceable role in the armies of the…

 03. 12. 2020
Modularity and standardisation make the Lynx a forward-looking IFV choice

Modularity and standardisation make the Lynx a forward-looking IFV choice

To become more time and cost efficient modularity and standardisation are a vital considerations for Armed Forces around the world. The ability of technology to be quickly adapted for use in various…

 28. 11. 2020
Rheinmetall  and Czechoslovak Group sign MOU for production of military vehicles

Rheinmetall and Czechoslovak Group sign MOU for production of military vehicles

Rheinmetall and Czechoslovak Group a.s. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the field of tactical military vehicles. The signing took place at Hradčany Castle in the presence of the…

 26. 11. 2020
The Lynx Is a Contender across the Globe

The Lynx Is a Contender across the Globe

Rheinmetall’s Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle recently received its first order, constituting a great vote of confidence in the next generation IFV which utilises and combines proven components…

 18. 11. 2020
Czech companies to reap the benefits of Hungarian Lynx deal

Czech companies to reap the benefits of Hungarian Lynx deal

Rheinmetall Defence’s joint venture with the Hungarian government for the production of 218 Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFVs) is set to significantly benefit the company’s Czech…

 08. 11. 2020
Unique Knife for a Unique Unit of the ACR

Unique Knife for a Unique Unit of the ACR

Today, November 6, is not a randomly chosen date. On November 5, 1944, the Czechoslovak Independent Armoured Brigade Group fought at Dunkirk. Between the 4th and 11th November 1943, units of the 1st…

 06. 11. 2020
BVP-2 Vehicles Must Remain in Operation, the Army Is Buying Spare Parts

BVP-2 Vehicles Must Remain in Operation, the Army Is Buying Spare Parts

Due to the coronavirus crisis, the testing of the offered new IFVs has been postponed to next year. Our soldiers will probably have to depend only on BVP-2 for some time coming, so the vehicles must…

 04. 11. 2020