Interviews

Gen. Šedivý: We need to finally start buying whole weapons systems, not just planes or tanks

Gen. Šedivý: We need to finally start buying whole weapons systems, not just planes or tanks

"The current political representation is generally closer to the military and security than previous governments. ODS, which is the leader of the coalition, has never made any secret of this. And I…

 30. 10. 2022
Jana Černochová: Modernisation of the Czech Armed Forces and aid to Ukraine must continue

Jana Černochová: Modernisation of the Czech Armed Forces and aid to Ukraine must continue

The Czech Republic, which holds the Presidency of the Council of the EU from 1 July to the end of this year, last held the Presidency in the first half of 2009. The presidency of the Council of the…

 26. 09. 2022
Interview with Colonel Ladislav Bujárek, Commander of the NATO Multinational Battle Group in Slovakia

Interview with Colonel Ladislav Bujárek, Commander of the NATO Multinational Battle Group in Slovakia

At the end of June, Colonel Ladislav Bujárek, a 45-year-old native of Sokolov, West Bohemia, took over the command of the NATO Multinational Battlegroup Slovakia (MN BG SVK), whose commanding…

 10. 08. 2022
Even a woman can be an aircraft mechanic

Even a woman can be an aircraft mechanic

She came in overalls, straight from a hall full of helicopters to be repaired. She is not afraid to get her hands dirty and prefers technical bulletins to "romantic" reading. For the interview I…

 12. 07. 2022
Women belong in the Army, says Brigadier General Lenka Šmerdová

Women belong in the Army, says Brigadier General Lenka Šmerdová

Women are nowadays an inseparable part of the Czech Army, they are no rarity and serve in all ranks and specialties, both at home and in foreign operations. Girls study at military high school, as…

 10. 06. 2022
Heron  I UAS – High Performance and reliability combined with innovative technology

Heron I UAS – High Performance and reliability combined with innovative technology

The Heron I Unmanned Airborn System (UAS) integrates the unique aircraft design of Israel Aerospace Industries with the most advanced operational intelligence technologies in the world. The advanced…

 02. 06. 2022
In business and at war, the winner is the one who gains and maintains technological superiority, says Professor Bohuslav Přikryl, CSG Aerospace's Vice President for Research, Development and Innovation

In business and at war, the winner is the one who gains and maintains technological superiority, says Professor Bohuslav Přikryl, CSG Aerospace's Vice President for Research, Development and Innovation

Professor Bohuslav Přikryl is Vice President for Research, Development and Innovation of CSG Aerospace, a division of the Czechoslovak Group of companies operating in aerospace-related fields. His…

 25. 05. 2022
Tomáš Pojar: The war in Ukraine is comparable in significance to the fall of the Berlin Wall

Tomáš Pojar: The war in Ukraine is comparable in significance to the fall of the Berlin Wall

When you became Prime Minister Petr Fiala's adviser on security and foreign affairs at the end of last year, you probably had different ideas about the scope of your work than you do today, when the…

 24. 05. 2022
Former Second in Command of the Israeli Air Force: Today 80-90 % of IDF flight hours are done by drones

Former Second in Command of the Israeli Air Force: Today 80-90 % of IDF flight hours are done by drones

We had a great opportunity to interview Major General (ret.) Hagi Topolanski, former second in command of the Israeli Air Force, air base commander, wing commander, squadron commander, fighter pilot…

 06. 04. 2022
Tommy Gustafsson-Rask: I'm still optimistic, the Czech Republic knows that not only its Army needs new IFV, but also its industry

Tommy Gustafsson-Rask: I'm still optimistic, the Czech Republic knows that not only its Army needs new IFV, but also its industry

BAE Systems is among three companies that have submitted bids to supply armoured infantry vehicles to the Czech Army in 2021. In the meantime, all the bids that did not meet all the requirements have…

 01. 04. 2022