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New Czech MORANA self-propelled howitzer aroused well-deserved attention

New Czech MORANA self-propelled howitzer aroused well-deserved attention

At this year's Eurosatory trade fair in Paris, which is dedicated to the defence and security sector, EXCALIBUR ARMY presented a novelty in the form of a new Czech wheeled self-propelled gun howitzer…

 14. 06. 2022
The defence and security industry is under threat, agreed the General Assembly of the Defence and Security Industry Association of the Czech Republic

The defence and security industry is under threat, agreed the General Assembly of the Defence and Security Industry Association of the Czech Republic

Recently, the 26th General Assembly of the Defence and Security Industry Association of the Czech Republic (DSIA) took place at the premises of the Brno University of Defence, with over 100 member…

 12. 06. 2022
We visited STV Technology s.r.o., which focuses on the production of small calibre ammunition

We visited STV Technology s.r.o., which focuses on the production of small calibre ammunition

In the premises of Poličské strojírny, historically the first ammunition factory founded in 1920, we find the company STV Technology, s.r.o. This company, which was established only in 2017…

 08. 06. 2022
Czech company Excalibur Army cooperates with the Croatian company Đuro Đaković in the production of armoured vehicles

Czech company Excalibur Army cooperates with the Croatian company Đuro Đaković in the production of armoured vehicles

The Excalibury Army company is a leading Czech manufacturer of land military systems and special vehicles. In recent years, it has introduced a number of new projects in the field of artillery and…

 03. 06. 2022
How to proceed with the Air Defence of Slovakia

How to proceed with the Air Defence of Slovakia

The current conflict in Ukraine shows how important the role of Air Defence, which consists of both fighter aircraft and Ground-Based Air Defence Systems, is in the defence of the state. To enable…

 03. 06. 2022
Krauss-Maffei Wegmann: We visited the place where Leopards are born

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann: We visited the place where Leopards are born

The Ministry of Defence recently officially announced that the Czech Republic will receive Leopard 2 tanks from Germany. The two sides will also begin discussions on the possibility of acquiring up…

 26. 05. 2022
IDEB 2022 showed the importance of linking unmanned vehicles with other weapon systems

IDEB 2022 showed the importance of linking unmanned vehicles with other weapon systems

From 10 to 12 May, the International Defence Engineering Fair IDEB 2022 took place in Bratislava, attended by Slovak and Czech political and military leaders, as well as Slovak, Czech and other…

 19. 05. 2022
In Slovakia, tests of tracked armored vehicles were carried out within the tender for new IFVs for the Slovak Armed Forces

In Slovakia, tests of tracked armored vehicles were carried out within the tender for new IFVs for the Slovak Armed Forces

The premises of the Military Technical and Testing Institute "Záhorie" recently hosted tests of selected parameters of tracked combat vehicles offered by foreign manufacturers to the Ministry of…

 12. 05. 2022
The Ministry of Defence proposes an amendment to the Constitution - asking for a simpler procedure for sending Armed Forces abroad

The Ministry of Defence proposes an amendment to the Constitution - asking for a simpler procedure for sending Armed Forces abroad

In the context of the worsened security situation in the world and with reference to the ongoing war in Ukraine and the experience it brings, the Ministry of Defence is submitting a draft…

 29. 04. 2022
Combat drones for the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic

Combat drones for the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic

The Minister of Defence of the Slovak Republic Jaroslav Naď recently informed the public on his Twitter account that the ministry is continuing its search for new combat drones for the Slovak Armed…

 26. 04. 2022