Battalion field exercises validate combat readiness of the 7th Mechanised Brigade

Battalion field exercises validate combat readiness of the 7th Mechanised Brigade

10.11.2017

Over the last two weeks, the 73rd Tank Battalion and the 74th Light Motorised Battalion have been participating in field training exercises at Hradiste and Libava Military Training Areas to refresh, refine and consolidate their combat skills, and promote maximum coordination when engaging with combat support units.

Soldiers in Afghanistan commemorate the foundation of Czechoslovakia

Soldiers in Afghanistan commemorate the foundation of Czechoslovakia

3.11.2017

Czech and Slovak soldiers from military units serving at the Kabul Hamid Karzai International Airport Base celebrated the 99th Anniversary of the foundation of the independent state of Czechoslovakia on October 28th, 1918. The Czech 9th Guard Company also commemorated the event at its base at Bagram Air Field.

Specialised hospital to get back-up personnel from Active Reserve Force

Specialised hospital to get back-up personnel from Active Reserve Force

27.10.2017

The Biological Defence Centre in Techonin held another Open Day last week to attract members of the public interested in working as reserve personnel.

German WWII soldiers’ identity cards now accessible to the public

German WWII soldiers’ identity cards now accessible to the public

13.10.2017

The Military Archive Central Registry in Prague recently made the decision to copy and make available to the public approximately 1,160 German military identity cards from the Second World War era.

New airport radars for Czech Air Force

New airport radars for Czech Air Force

6.10.2017

The first of four new sets of RPL-2000 radars, delivered by the Czech company, ELDIS Pardubice Ltd., have been installed at Pardubice Military Airport and will be put through a six-month-long assessment to ensure its operability and its link connection reliability to the Czech civilian Air Traffic Management Systems.