The American C-17 Globemaster aircraft shipped the final part of the Czech Republic’s defence gift to Iraq from Pardubice Airport to Erbil International airport, Iraq, on 20th December.
In recognition of their military career achievements, Major General Bohuslav Dvorak (Ret.) and Brigadier General Libor Stefanik were inducted into the U.S. "International Honor Roll" at the U.S. Air University in Montgomery on December 3rd.
Comenius, the Pan-European Society for Culture, Education and Scientific & Technical Cooperation who ranked the Czech University of Defence into the list of the "Czech 100 Best", presented the award at a ceremony at Prague Castle, the seat of the President of the Czech Republic.
The airborne combat operation of the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade was the highlight of the week-long “Moonrider“ certification exercise carried out at the Boletice Military Training Area and Bechyne Airport last week.
Czech officers from the 31st Regiment of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Protection, who had been participating in ARRCADE FUSION 2014 command-post exercise held in the U.K. this November, contributed to the Allied Rapid Reaction Corps’ capability as a NATO Force Structure Joint Task Force Headquarters.