Contract for TATRA trucks signed
Czech Defence Minister Jiří Šedivý and TATRA Kopřivnice a. s. Supervisory Board Chairman and the General Manager Ronald A. Adams sign a contract for delivery of 556 trucks for the Czech military.
The contract worth 2,6 billion Czech Crowns was signed at the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic in Prague on 15 December 2006.
The manufacturer, TATRA Kopřivnice a. s., Czech Republic, will supply the first part of 27 vehicles in 2007, while the rest of trucks in different versions will be delivered to the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic before the end of 2009.
The new trucks will replace elderly and outdated Czech-made Praga V-3S and Soviet-made vehicles.
Posted: December 15, 2006