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Heron 1 got another European permit to fly in civil airspace, this time in Greece

Heron 1 got another European permit to fly in civil airspace, this time in Greece

On the recommendation of EASA, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency, the Greek civilian aviation authority has issued a permit allowing IAI’s Heron 1 UAV to be flown in Greek airspace. The…

 25. 11. 2022
Czechoslovak Group acquired a majority share in Fiocchi Munizioni, the world's leading manufacturer of small caliber ammunition

Czechoslovak Group acquired a majority share in Fiocchi Munizioni, the world's leading manufacturer of small caliber ammunition

Czechoslovak Group (CSG) announced the acquisition of a 70% stake in Fiocchi Munizioni, a global leader in premium and super premium small caliber ammunition. CSG will partner with the current…

 24. 11. 2022
The defence of the country is not just a matter for the Army, but for society as a whole

The defence of the country is not just a matter for the Army, but for society as a whole

On Tuesday, the Command Assembly of the Army of the Czech Republic defined specific tasks of the Army, both in the short and long term. The Chief of the General Staff of the Czech Armed Forces, Major…

 24. 11. 2022
Tatra Defence Vehicle in Kopřivnice invests in its production capacity

Tatra Defence Vehicle in Kopřivnice invests in its production capacity

It is not only with the Russian attack on Ukraine that there is a change in thinking in Europe. The long-underestimated building of the capabilities of the armed forces of most European Alliance…

 22. 11. 2022
Slovakia to receive first Leopard 2 A4 tanks in December

Slovakia to receive first Leopard 2 A4 tanks in December

In August this year, the Slovak Ministry of Defence announced that after weeks of intensive negotiations, it had concluded an agreement with Germany for the delivery of 30 BVP-1 infantry fighting…

 20. 11. 2022
Government approves training of Ukrainian soldiers in the Czech Republic

Government approves training of Ukrainian soldiers in the Czech Republic

The government recently approved a mandate for the Czech Army to operate on the territory of EU member states, in Iraq, Kuwait and Kosovo until 2024, and also agreed to the stay and training of…

 19. 11. 2022
Politicians, the Army and the general public commemorated War Veterans Day

Politicians, the Army and the general public commemorated War Veterans Day

Yesterday, members of the Army and the general public commemorated the War Veterans Day in many places in our country. In Prague, part of the celebrations were concentrated at the National Memorial…

 12. 11. 2022
Arms industry companies of the Czech Republic and Ukraine will jointly produce military material

Arms industry companies of the Czech Republic and Ukraine will jointly produce military material

The Ukrainian state concern Ukroboronprom and the AMOS agency, which is part of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic, today signed an agreement on the creation of a joint defence cluster…

 10. 11. 2022
The Defence Committee had key budgets on its agenda

The Defence Committee had key budgets on its agenda

The Ministry of Defence budget, the National Security Agency budget for 2023 and the outlook for 2024, 2025 were on the agenda of the 18th meeting of the Defence Committee. The discussion was…

 03. 11. 2022
Defence Committee discusses European proposal on collaborative procurement

Defence Committee discusses European proposal on collaborative procurement

On Wednesday, 20 October, the Defence  Committee of the Chamber of Deputies had on its agenda, in addition to information on overflights and passages of foreign armed forces through the…

 21. 10. 2022