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Refuelling from the air will be more accessible

Refuelling from the air will be more accessible

Six allied countries, including the Czech Republic, will join the Programme for the Operation of Airbus A-330-based tankers. Two machines are now completed and another six are waiting for their…

 22. 05. 2020
Government Airbuses Provide an Air Bridge in Full Force after an Overhaul

Government Airbuses Provide an Air Bridge in Full Force after an Overhaul

The Czech transport air force is currently doing top work in supplying the country with scarce medical supplies. The Government Airbuses are constantly on alert to fly wherever necessary. Let's not…

 19. 04. 2020
Česká zbrojovka extends its configuration systems with the pistol CZ SHADOW 2

Česká zbrojovka extends its configuration systems with the pistol CZ SHADOW 2

Now the customers of Česká zbrojovka can also newly reconfigure the pistol CZ SHADOW 2 thanks to the configurator that simply enables to upgrade their weapon (in terms of both the function and…

 19. 03. 2020
Reinforced Containers and Superstructures: Pride of the Domestic Defence Industry

Reinforced Containers and Superstructures: Pride of the Domestic Defence Industry

Army drivers from the 14th Logistic Support Regiment transported nearly 7,000 tons of all sorts of material last year and drove over 350,000 kilometres. Compared to 2018, there has been a 14%…

 17. 03. 2020
Oshkosh for ACR: Verified Platform instead of Trial-and-Error

Oshkosh for ACR: Verified Platform instead of Trial-and-Error

In addition to the need for new 4x4 off-road vehicles for the ACR, which should replace the already obsolete vehicles UAZ 469 and LR Defender, let's also take a look at the possible replacement of…

 16. 03. 2020
Coronavirus thwarts armaments plans

Coronavirus thwarts armaments plans

With a slight exaggeration, the current number one issue - the coronavirus and its spreading - is already having an impact on a number of armament companies, including the domestic ones.  The…

 03. 03. 2020
Bell is serious about the Army of the Czech Republic

Bell is serious about the Army of the Czech Republic

After the meeting of the delegations led by Defence Ministers Lubomír Metnar and Mark Esper in Pentagon last year, the company Bell gained the upper hand.  The main topic of negotiations in the…

 25. 02. 2020
Czech arms companies are losing billions

Czech arms companies are losing billions

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs vetoed a number of export licenses. In practice, this means a significant disadvantage compared to foreign competition. One example speaks for all. Explosia is not…

 23. 02. 2020
Our soldiers could use the same Virtual Reality systems as US Army and Israel Defence Forces

Our soldiers could use the same Virtual Reality systems as US Army and Israel Defence Forces

Putting on special headsets that will create an illusion of a building with enemies and gripping a full size model of a firearm that can also simulate a recoil - those aids and technologies could be…

 12. 02. 2020
Soldiers will receive tens of thousands of new ECWCS 2010 camouflage uniforms

Soldiers will receive tens of thousands of new ECWCS 2010 camouflage uniforms

Filip Říha, Deputy Minister for Armaments and Acquisition of the Ministry of Defence and Armed Forces of the Czech Republic, signed a contract with the Austrian company Goldeck Textil GmbH, which…

 27. 01. 2020