Minister of Defence receives shipment of Tatra trucks

Minister of Defence receives shipment of Tatra trucks

10.1.2017

Minister of Defence Martin Stropnicky was symbolically presented with the keys to 26 Tatra T-810 flatbed trucks by representatives of TATRA TRUCKS a.s. during a ceremony last week at the Material Centre in Stepanov.

Israeli company to deliver MADR radars to the Czech Republic

Israeli company to deliver MADR radars to the Czech Republic

21.12.2016

On 14th December, the Czech government approved a recommendation from the 33-membered assessment commission of the Ministry of Defence, and agreed that eight ELM 2084 MMR radars will be supplied by the Israeli company, IAI Elta.

Refurbished MiG-15 fighter bomber unveiled

Refurbished MiG-15 fighter bomber unveiled

13.12.2016

The unveiling ceremony of the MiG-15bis SB aircraft at Kbely airport, Prague, was seen as a symbolic return of the recently overhauled aircraft which will be displayed as part of the Air Museum collection at the Kbely Military History Institute.

President Milos Zeman visits army firing range

President Milos Zeman visits army firing range

7.12.2016

The personnel of the 41st Mechanised Battalion presented their skills to President Milos Zeman at the Vrsovice firing range near Louny during his three-day visit of the Ustecky Region.

November Czech unit rotations in Afghanistan

November Czech unit rotations in Afghanistan

30.11.2016

After a six-month deployment to the Resolute Support Mission in Kabul, a section of the Czech unit has returned home. While, on 23rd November, the 19th Air Advisory Team Unit (AAT) were handing over its operational tasks to its successor, the 13th ACR Task Force was preparing for its rotation which will now take place at the beginning of December.