ISAF - 1st ACR Contingent at the Kabul International Airport - KAIA


Commander of the 1st ACR Contingent:

Major Pavel Jelínek


Size of the Contingent: 65 + 5 (Ambulance team)


The Contingent comprises:

  • Chemical unit: 15 soldiers
  • Operational Mentoring Liaison Team: 10 soldiers
  • Meteo group: 4 soldiers
  • Air Traffic Control group: 2 soldiers
  • National Support Element: 34 soldiers
  • Ambulance team: 5 soldiers

With the exception of NSE, whose members provide logistic support for all Czech soldiers deployed in Afghanistan, all others work in favour of the Kabul International Airport multi-national contingent, which is at present commanded by Hungarian Lieutenant Csaba Varga.



May 18, 2009