The long road to recognition: Earl Meyer and the Battle for a Purple Heart

The long road to recognition: Earl Meyer and the Battle for a Purple Heart

After a lengthy 73 years, Earl Meyer, a 96-year-old Korean War veteran from St. Peter, Minnesota, will finally receive the Purple Heart medal, an honor awarded to U.S…

25. 04. 2024
Czech participation at the World Defense Show 2024

Czech participation at the World Defense Show 2024

The World Defense Show 2024 was held in Saudi Arabia from 4-8 February. It is an international defense industry trade fair that, in addition to showcasing the latest…

21. 02. 2024
Presentation of Czechoslovak Group at SHOT Show 2024

Presentation of Czechoslovak Group at SHOT Show 2024

Guns, ammo, holsters, accessories and much more. From 23 to 26 January 2024, the annual show aptly named SHOT Show took place in Las Vegas, USA. The SHOT Show acronym here represents…

05. 02. 2024
Remembering Pearl Harbor: December 7th 1941. Day when USA step in WW2

Remembering Pearl Harbor: December 7th 1941. Day when USA step in WW2

December 7th, 1941, marked a pivotal moment in history—a day that will forever be etched in the annals of time. On this date, the tranquil morning at Pearl…

07. 12. 2023
IDEB 2023 Show Coverage

IDEB 2023 Show Coverage

This year International Defence and Security Technologies Fair IDEB at the Incheba Exhibition Centre in Bratislava presented a variety of military equipment, including…

12. 10. 2023
"The Future Air Force" conference highlighted the challenges in recruiting and training pilots

"The Future Air Force" conference highlighted the challenges in recruiting and training pilots

The International Conference "Future Air Force 2023", organized under the auspices of the Commander of the Czech Air Force, Major General Petr Čepelka, brought together representatives…

06. 10. 2023
NATO Days in Ostrava & Air Force Days

NATO Days in Ostrava & Air Force Days

This year's 23rd NATO Days in Ostrava & 14th Air Force Days of the Czech Army attracted approximately 185,000 visitors. The main theme of the event was modernisation…

01. 10. 2023
Interviews with selected manufacturers at MSPO 2023

Interviews with selected manufacturers at MSPO 2023

At this year's 31st International Defence Industry Exhibition MSPO in Kielce, Poland, the Polish Army, which has recently undergone a massive modernisation and acquired a large amount…

28. 09. 2023
Multinational Battlegroup in Slovakia

Multinational Battlegroup in Slovakia

We recently had the opportunity to visit with a camera the Multinational Battle Group in Slovakia (MN BG SVK), which was established in the spring of 2022 as part…

16. 09. 2023
Air Force of the Czech Armed Forces is rearming with new American helicopters

Air Force of the Czech Armed Forces is rearming with new American helicopters

The official handover of the first delivered H-1 helicopters took place on 17 August at the 22nd Helicopter Air Base in Náměšt' nad Oslavou with the participation of the…

10. 09. 2023