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Acquisition of F-16 fighters for the Slovak Army: The first pilots are already training in the USA

Acquisition of F-16 fighters for the Slovak Army: The first pilots are already training in the USA

The purchase of new F-16 Block 70/72 fighters for the Slovak Air Force is one of the largest modernization projects of the Slovak Army. The contract for their purchase was signed at the end of 2018…

 27. 05. 2021
Česká zbrojovka Group SE has Closed on the Acquisition of Colt

Česká zbrojovka Group SE has Closed on the Acquisition of Colt

CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE (CZG) today announced that, after securing all necessary regulatory approvals from the U.S. and Canadian authorities, it has successfully closed on its acquisition…

 24. 05. 2021
Slovakia is preparing for the acquisition of new IFVs

Slovakia is preparing for the acquisition of new IFVs

Forming a heavy mechanized brigade is one of Slovakia's obligations to its allies in the North Atlantic Alliance. To do this, it is necessary to replace the existing Soviet military equipment. Today…

 03. 05. 2021
The collection of the Kbely Aviation Museum is enriched with two historical aircraft

The collection of the Kbely Aviation Museum is enriched with two historical aircraft

The Military History Institute (VHÚ) in Prague has 2 new additions to the exposition of the Kbely Aviation Museum. These are the renovated Aero L-29 Delfín military jet training aircraft and the…

 23. 04. 2021
The Excalibur Army company has a new research and development centre in Šternber

The Excalibur Army company has a new research and development centre in Šternber

Excalibur Army, one of the leading manufacturers of special and military land vehicles in the Czech Republic, has built new R&D capacity. At the end of last year, a new R&D centre with modern…

 18. 04. 2021
AMOS will help the Czech defense industry

AMOS will help the Czech defense industry

After two years of preparations, the Ministry of Defense launched the new AMOS project to support the export of the Czech defense industry. The ministry was inspired by similar institutions…

 14. 04. 2021
CZ 75 TOBRUK limited edition pistols

CZ 75 TOBRUK limited edition pistols

This year marks the 80th anniversary of Czechoslovak soldiers fighting at the sieze of Tobruk (21 October 1941 - 10 December 1941). To commemorate this event, Ceska zbrojovka has produced a total of…

 08. 04. 2021
The Police is to get new LR Defender 110 cars, Dajbych company also wants to offer them to the Czech Army

The Police is to get new LR Defender 110 cars, Dajbych company also wants to offer them to the Czech Army

The tender for 30 off-road vehicles was won by the Dajbych company, which will supply the Czech Police with new Land Rover Defender 110 cars. The cars will be delivered to the Police by 2023. The…

 07. 04. 2021
Zuzana 2 for the Slovak Army Maybe in Less Than a Month

Zuzana 2 for the Slovak Army Maybe in Less Than a Month

During the period from March 8 to 19, the first stage of military tests of Zuzana 2 self-propelled wheeled howitzers took place. It was to verify the tactical and technical requirements, the…

 29. 03. 2021
Why Slovakia should not Forget about Drones Defence

Why Slovakia should not Forget about Drones Defence

Over the last few years, unmanned aerial vehicles have been increasingly used for a wide range of combat operations. Drones are used in the military for reconnaissance and gathering data on the area…

 07. 03. 2021