IDET 2019 International Defense and Security Technology Fair

IDET 2019 was held from Wednesday 29th to Friday 31st May and was visited by foreign military delegations, including representatives of defense ministries for armaments from 20 countries. There were 520 exhibitors at this year's fair.

VOP CZ had a joint stand with ARQUUS Defense from France ( ), with which it has industrial co-operation and thanks to that they presented a light technical vehicle Sherpa Light SABRE. Furthermore, the company introduced the autonomous robot vehicle UGV TAROS, means of protection of critical infrastructure and other products resulting from its own development work.

The VOP CZ stand was attended by Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Andrej Babiš, Defense Minister Lubomír Metnar, prominent Czech and foreign delegations and experts. In addition, representatives of VOP CZ discussed with representatives of four armaments companies that are bidding to fulfill the BVP project, BAE Systems, GDELS, Rheinmetall and PSM, as well as with major Czech suppliers in the defense industry.

VOP CZ presented itself within the comprehensive exhibition of state-owned enterprises of the Ministry of Defense of the Czech Republic. We are pleased that we were able to declare our readiness to meet the upcoming challenges, especially the key role of the Czech industry integrator in the PBVP project, ”said Martin Volný, responsible for the post of Director of VOP CZ, at the end of IDET.

The state-owned company VOP CZ confirmed its position on the defense and security market in the Czech Republic, including a more intensive partnership with the Czech Army, industrial enterprises and foreign armaments and armies. 


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