STV Group presents Basic Dynamics Flyer 72 Gentle Strike Car and Oshkosh Protection Joint Gentle Tactical Car (JLTV) on the Worldwide Defence and Safety Applied sciences (IDET) Exhibition within the Czech Republic. The IDET is a vital defence and safety expertise present in Central Europe with robust worldwide participation of exhibitors and commerce guests. The biggest exhibitor is the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic and the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic. It’s designed as a pro-export platform for the Czech defence and safety business. It’s held with the help and participation of a very powerful political and army representatives of the Czech Republic.

The Flyer 72 is in service within the U.S. Particular Operations Command because the M1288 GMV 1.1. It was chosen in 2013 to switch SOCOM’s fleet of 1,072 Humvee-based Floor Mobility Automobiles. It may be configured for a lot of roles together with mild strike, personnel rescue and restoration, reconnaissance, and communications. The Flyer was designed to fill a necessity by particular operations forces to have a light-weight, cellular platform that may very well be transported by air and be configured for a wide range of missions. It may be internally transported by V-22 Osprey, CH-53E Tremendous Stallion, CH-47D Chinook, C-130 Hercules, Boeing C-17 Globemaster III and C-5 Galaxy, and be externally transported by UH-60L Black Hawk. The car can function at excessive speeds at lengthy ranges, off-road and in numerous climate circumstances.

Flyer 72 Gentle Strike Car. (Picture by STV Group)

The Joint Gentle Tactical Car (JLTV) is a U.S. Military, U.S. Marine Corps and Particular Operations Command program to partially substitute the Humvee fleet[5] with a household of extra survivable automobiles having a higher payload. The Oshkosh Protection Joint Gentle Tactical Car (JLTV) is designed for never-before-achieved velocity, energy and guarded mobility outdoors the wire. From its patented TAK-4iTM clever unbiased suspension system to scalable ranges of safety and full plug and play C4ISR functionality. Exterior of america, quite a few different international locations have proven an curiosity in or have ordered the JLTV. These embody Belgium, Brazil, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Slovenia. All have ordered by way of FMS aside from Belgium which is a direct sale. Portugal and the UK have expressed an curiosity in buying the JLTV.

The historical past of STV GROUP a.s. as a producer of merchandise for army functions dates again to the yr 1920. To fulfill safety calls for of the not too long ago based Czechoslovakia. Below the brand new identify of Poli?ské strojírny the corporate was acquired by the holding firm of STV INVEST. Since each STV GROUP and Poli?ské strojírny have been engaged in related actions, the previous took the lead over the actions of the latter. At the moment, STV GROUP a.s. is the most important ammunition producer within the Czech Republic. We produce several types of ammunition: handgun, artillery, mortar, aerial, and sapper. As well as, the corporate produces plastic explosives, AK-based assault rifles, and RPG-7 and SPG-9 anti-tank weapons. STV GROUP a.s. is among the leaders within the space of basic repairs of army engineering and the provision of spare components for each floor and air engineering.

Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV)
Joint Gentle Tactical Car (JLTV). (Picture by STV Group)