On 20 October 2023, the Minister of Defence Jana Černochová visited the production plant of STV GROUP a.s. in Polička together with the Chief Director Radka Konderlová and the Chief Director Lubomír Koudelka from the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic. They were accompanied by Jaroslav Martinů, Mayor of Polička and Michal Kortyš, Senator from Pardubice Region.
Tactical equipment manufacturer FENIX Protector from STV Group supported the Tomáš Procházka Memorial
Hard work for something higher. That was also the charity Memorial of Tomáš Procházka (SF-UCS Challenge)
Greek company Theon Sensors, a global market leader in night vision and thermal devices, has been cooperating for a long time with STV GROUP, a leading Czech arms company. The first result of their cooperation will be the supply of night vision devices for the Ministry of the Interior, which will be used by members of the Czech Police.
STV GROUP in cooperation with the town of Polička will build 32 housing units for its employees and other citizens of the town.
STV GROUP has established cooperation with Mexican company Hydra Technologies, which specializes in the production of drones for reconnaissance and attack purposes. It has a long history of developing and manufacturing drones. Their products, such as the S4 Ehécatl and E1 Gavilán drones, are used by the Mexican armed forces and have won several awards.
At this year's Mud event, STV GROUP brought a pair of light tactical vehicles that attracted the attention of many visitors to the event. As part of Friday's dress rehearsal, both vehicles underwent dynamic demonstrations, which we were present at. The Flyer 72 Heavy Duty vehicle is in service with elite special forces and airborne units in the US. The Oshkosh Defense JLTV (Joint Light Tactical Vehicle) is a generational replacement for the legendary HMMWVs also serving in the U.S. Armed Forces and is exceptional in its off-road capability, as well as its great durability and safety features for the crew. Both vehicles have been deployed during Alliance campaigns in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria.
CZDEFENCE magazine was impressed by the Oerlikon Skyranger system, which offers mobile defence against current and future air threats on the battlefield. STV GROUP will present it at the upcoming IDET exhibition in Brno 24-26 May 2023.
They wrote about us: the hunger for weapons will not go away. We expect demand for another 10 to 15 years
Interview with David Hac for Hospodářské noviny
Uncompromising firepower. This is the Czechoslovak-made RM-70 rocket launcher. These days, the citizens of the Czech Republic are putting one of them together after an overhaul at STV GROUP as part of the Gift for Putin collection in the fight against Russian aggression. The donation campaign, which was launched on the first anniversary of the Russian aggression in Ukraine, also includes a symbolic 365 122mm GRAD missiles, where each missile intended to destroy the invading forces represents one day of war in Ukraine.
STV GROUP and General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems have entered into an agreement for the joint production and delivery of HYDRA 70 ammunition for Czech BELL TEXTRON AH-1Z helicopters. Deliveries of these attack helicopters to the Czech Air Force from the United States will begin in 2023.
CZDEFENCE MAGAZINE INTRODUCED A UNIQUE TACTICAL WEAPON SYSTEM OF REMOTE MINESWEEPING MANUFACTURED BY US.
CZDEFENCE magazine presented a unique tactical weapon system of remote minelaying manufactured by us. The MV-3 mine thrower is the only device in the Army of the Czech Republic designed to set up anti-tank minefields remotely. In less than two minutes, it is capable of minesweeping an area of 1 hectare and can reach a distance of up to 3 kilometres.
MAKING A SAFER WORLD.
Group of companies within STV, with its tradition dating back to 1920,delivers advanced and effective solutions and capabilities to protect our world.
With our expertise, EU-based facilities, and advanced production capacities, we empower our clients like the Czech Army and law enforcement units to accomplish their missions. Our vision is to support heroes who defend the right of all of us to live in a safer world.
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We cherish the unique expertise of our technicians, who are capable of meeting the highest standards and most demanding requirements of our customers. No matter what it takes or how hard the task is. Land forces are winning wars. And we take pride in what we do.