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American Rheinmetall Vehicles and GM Defense deliver prototypes for first phase of U.S. Army’s Common Tactical Truck program

American Rheinmetall Vehicles and GM Defense deliver prototypes for first phase of U.S. Army’s Common Tactical Truck program

American Rheinmetall Vehicles (Sterling Heights, MI) and GM Defense LLC (Washington, DC) have successfully delivered 3 prototype trucks for the first phase of the U.S. Army’s Common…

09. 02. 2024
Interview with Chief Sales Officer at Aero Vodochody Aerospace about possible use of L-39NG aircraft in Ukraine

Interview with Chief Sales Officer at Aero Vodochody Aerospace about possible use of L-39NG aircraft in Ukraine

The Czech company Aero Vodochody will start serial production of a new aircraft at the end of 2022 after 20 years. This is the L-39NG subsonic aircraft, which follows the…

07. 02. 2024
Tatra Trucks company has increased production again in 2023 and prepares further innovations

Tatra Trucks company has increased production again in 2023 and prepares further innovations

Last year, the Tatra Trucks company, which is owned by shareholders from Czechoslovak Group and Promet Group, produced and sold 1,451 vehicles, fulfilled its plans and fulfilled its…

02. 02. 2024
Companies of the CSG group and Tatra Trucks will exhibit at the World Defense Show 2024

Companies of the CSG group and Tatra Trucks will exhibit at the World Defense Show 2024

The World Defense Show 2024, an exhibition of security and defense technologies, will be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from February 4 to 8. Although it is only…

29. 01. 2024
Mechanised Infantry Vehicle Boxer UK Update

Mechanised Infantry Vehicle Boxer UK Update

From January 2024, the Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV) programme has moved into the start of formal customer Verification and Validation trials taking place at Millbrook Proving Ground…

24. 01. 2024
Effective protection against threats from above: Skyranger 30 passes an important milestone

Effective protection against threats from above: Skyranger 30 passes an important milestone

Rheinmetall’s mobile Skyranger 30 air defence system has reached a key milestone on the road to series production. In December 2023, the A1 configuration of the…

15. 01. 2024
Czechoslovak Group (CSG) has announced it will attend the upcoming 2024 SHOT Show

Czechoslovak Group (CSG) has announced it will attend the upcoming 2024 SHOT Show

Czechoslovak Group, headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic, is a multi-faceted industrial technology concern that operates within several categories, including ammunition, defense…

13. 01. 2024
Only the stressful environment will show the qualities of each individual, says Colonel Vybíhal, Commander of the Multinational Battle Group Slovakia

Only the stressful environment will show the qualities of each individual, says Colonel Vybíhal, Commander of the Multinational Battle Group Slovakia

The Czech Army is in command of the Multinational Battle Group Slovakia (MN BG SVK), which was established in spring 2022 as part of the effort to strengthen NATO's…

26. 12. 2023
Sahiba Gafarova, Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Azerbaijan, visited the Czech Republic

Sahiba Gafarova, Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Azerbaijan, visited the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic was recently visited by a prominent politician from a Muslim country that is a major supplier of oil to the Czech Republic, the Speaker of the…

23. 12. 2023
Breakthrough for Skyranger 30 air defence system

Breakthrough for Skyranger 30 air defence system

The Düsseldorf-based tech enterprise Rheinmetall has scored a significant success in marketing its new Skyranger 30 air defence system as part of the European Sky Shield…

21. 12. 2023
Panther ready to pounce – Rheinmetall signs development contract with Hungary for next generation tank

Panther ready to pounce – Rheinmetall signs development contract with Hungary for next generation tank

The Hungarian government has joined forces with Rheinmetall to develop the Panther KF51 through to production maturity. A contract to this effect has now been signed…

17. 12. 2023
Rheinmetall wins major artillery ammunition order for Ukraine worth over €140 million

Rheinmetall wins major artillery ammunition order for Ukraine worth over €140 million

Rheinmetall has won a large-volume order for supporting Ukraine with artillery ammunition. The Düsseldorf-based tech enterprise has been tasked with supplying Kyiv with artillery rounds worth…

04. 12. 2023