Military vehicles

British expansion of anti-tank capabilities as inspiration for the Czech Army

British expansion of anti-tank capabilities as inspiration for the Czech Army

The United Kingdom introduced requirements for the anti-tank capabilities of the British Army of the future. The main features of the Battle Group Organic Anti-Armor (BGOAA) project are the effort to…

 09. 06. 2021
Marder infantry fighting vehicle turns 50 – tried-and-tested warhorse of Germany’s mechanized infantry

Marder infantry fighting vehicle turns 50 – tried-and-tested warhorse of Germany’s mechanized infantry

The Marder infantry fighting vehicle celebrates its 50th anniversary today: it was a half a century ago, on 7 May 1971, that the German Army took formal deliver of the first serially produced…

 30. 05. 2021
Pandur Armored Personnel Carriers and their possibilities for the future

Pandur Armored Personnel Carriers and their possibilities for the future

One of the most interesting news from the Czech defense industry in 2020 was the announcement of a contract for the sale of Pandur II 8 × 8 Armored Personnel Carriers to the Republic of the…

 13. 05. 2021
Rheinmetall hybrid protection technology for the Lynx KF41

Rheinmetall hybrid protection technology for the Lynx KF41

For more than 60 years, Rheinmetall has specialised in the development and production of various military protection systems and components. The company’s domestic and international customers have…

 01. 05. 2021
Importance of light Multiple Rocket Launchers

Importance of light Multiple Rocket Launchers

Multiple Rocket Launchers represent one of the most interesting, and at the same time the most promising categories of combat equipment. They have been or are being deployed in virtually every…

 01. 04. 2021
Situational awareness system gives LYNX crew freedom to fight

Situational awareness system gives LYNX crew freedom to fight

Rheinmetall’s LYNX KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle is drawing attention around the world for its modularity, survivability and lethality. A key part of its innovative capability set is a situational…

 17. 03. 2021
Loitering Munition in ACR

Loitering Munition in ACR

In the autumn of last year, the world was shocked by the shots that sent chills down everyone’s back. Footage from a drone showed another drone flying towards a target and then exploding. During…

 16. 03. 2021
Meeting with Korean Representatives: Chance for the K2 Tank in Slovakia?

Meeting with Korean Representatives: Chance for the K2 Tank in Slovakia?

At the end of January this year, a meeting took place at the premises of the Ministry of Defence of the Slovak Republic between the State Secretary of the MoD of the Slovak Republic Marian Majer and…

 12. 03. 2021
Rheinmetall’s Lynx KF41 answers new battlefield threats

Rheinmetall’s Lynx KF41 answers new battlefield threats

The nature of warfare is changing, and new threats are developing rapidly around the world. Rheinmetall’s Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle responds to this shifting environment with an…

 16. 02. 2021
The Sabrah Project as a Possible Future Tank for the ACR

The Sabrah Project as a Possible Future Tank for the ACR

The Czech Republic has been debating for a long time about the replacement of the obsolete T-72M4 CZ tanks. The main candidates for that are tanks of the Main Battle Tank category – German Leopard…

 09. 02. 2021