Czech Air Advisory Team in preparation to assist Iraq pilots in operating the L-159 ALCA aircraft

Czech Air Advisory Team in preparation to assist Iraq pilots in operating the L-159 ALCA aircraft

9.5.2016

A team of thirty air instructors are currently undertaking the final weeks of their training at the Military Academy in Vyskov before their deployment to Iraq next month.

Czechia v Poland 3,000m above ground

Czechia v Poland 3,000m above ground

26.4.2016

Polish and Czech airborne instructors were brushing up on their particular skydiving skills last week at a three-day joint training exercise of the 43rd Airborne Battalion in Chrudim.

Czech week in Berlin

Czech week in Berlin

18.4.2016

A seminar titled "NATO Summit in Warsaw – challenges and expectations" was held on 5th April to discuss the upcoming NATO Summit which will take place in Warsaw at the beginning of July.

Defence cooperation between Czech and Swedish armed forces continues

Defence cooperation between Czech and Swedish armed forces continues

12.4.2016

During a two-day visit to Sweden, Minister of Defence Martin Stropnicky and his delegation met with his counterpart, Peter Hultqvist, and also visited the SAAB manufacturing site for a presentation of its facilities, products and equipment.

Defence Ministers of the Central European and Balkan countries meet to discuss migration

Defence Ministers of the Central European and Balkan countries meet to discuss migration

5.4.2016

The aim of the meeting was to discuss control of the outer Schengen borders, the closing of the 'Balkan route', and broadening information exchange between the countries and border organisations.