'Allied Spirit VI' training exercise supports joint defence resolution

'Allied Spirit VI' training exercise supports joint defence resolution

31.3.2017

Up to 70 air and ground soldiers from the 22nd Helicopter Air Force Base at Namest nad Oslavou, and operating Mil Mi-24/35 and Mil Mi-171S helicopters, participated in a three-week allied exercise at the Hohenfels Training Area in Germany.

A hundred years of Czech Signal Troops

A hundred years of Czech Signal Troops

26.3.2017

To commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Czech Signal Troops, the Communication and Information Systems Agency and the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association held a two-day Conference in Prague earlier this week.

Military Radiation Monitoring Net activated for training exercise

Military Radiation Monitoring Net activated for training exercise

19.3.2017

The specialists of the 314th Weapons of Mass Destruction Warning Centre simulated a sudden rise in radiation on all measurement points at 16 military bases on 15th March morning. The dosimetric level of 500 µSv/h resulted in activation of the Military Radiation Monitoring Net.

General Becvar commends the contribution of military chaplains

General Becvar commends the contribution of military chaplains

10.3.2017

The three-day meeting of military chaplains, called for by the Chief Chaplain, Colonel Jaroslav Knichal, was held this week at the Educational Training Centre in the impressive Komorni Hradek Castle, Chocerady.

Minister Stropnicky visits Czech soldiers in Lithuania

Minister Stropnicky visits Czech soldiers in Lithuania

3.3.2017

On 1st March, Minister of Defence Martin Stropnicky and Chief of the General Staff General Josef Becvar visited Lithuania to observe Czech troops taking part in the exercise 'Training Bridge 2017' at the Armed Forces Urban Warfare Facility at the Training Area in Pabradė, Lithuania.