Life-fire training exercise for helicopter door gunners

Life-fire training exercise for helicopter door gunners

26.1.2018

Airmen from the 22nd Helicopter Air Base at Namest took part in a regular training exercise at Boletice training area last week.

Retraining exercise for Tatra truck drivers

Retraining exercise for Tatra truck drivers

18.1.2018

Military truck drivers from the 71st Mechanised Battalion, based at Hranice, are at present undergoing a retraining exercise on the operation of the Tatra 815 8x8 PRAM trucks.

Czech air space under the permanent protection of the military

Czech air space under the permanent protection of the military

5.1.2018

The new Minister of Defence of the Czech Republic, Karla Slechtova, paid a visit last week to the 21st Tactical Air Force Base at Caslav to meet with the airmen whose daily standby duties are of vital importance to the protection of Czech air space.

General Bubenik elected next chairman of the Committee of Chiefs of Military Medical Services in NATO (COMEDS)

General Bubenik elected next chairman of the Committee of Chiefs of Military Medical Services in NATO (COMEDS)

17.12.2017

The current Chairman, the Canadian, Major General Jean-Robert Bernier, will hand over the position to Brigadier General Zoltan Bubenik in November 2018.

Gripen User's Group meets in Prague

Gripen User's Group meets in Prague

15.12.2017

A three-day meeting of the Gripen User's Group, held in Prague last week, enabled air force representatives from Brazil, Czechia, Hungary, South Africa, Sweden and Thailand to exchange and share their experience and knowledge in operating the SAAB 39 Gripen supersonic aircraft.