Croatian Army

Approval given for overhaul of ten army helicopters

The Croatian Parliament's Defence Committee on Wednesday unanimously gave the green light to the Defence Ministry to launch the public procurement procedure for the overhaul of ten Mi-171Sh helicopters, a two-year project worth HRK 210 million inclusive of VAT.

Croatian, British soldiers hold joint exercise near Knin

A Croatian Army platoon and three platoons of the British Armed Forces held a demonstration as part of the military exercise "Sava Star 16" at a military range about ten kilometres from Knin on Monday.

Company talks equipment of Croatian armoured vehicles with weapon stations

Jutarnji List daily reported today that, because of lobbying by the Israeli company Elbit, the ministry had scrapped the development of weapon stations for armoured vehicles which Norway's Kongsberg was developing in cooperation with Djuro Djakovic.

Croatian president meets with governor of Minnesota

Grabar-Kitarovic and the Croatian military delegation headed by the Armed Forces Chief of Staff, General Drago Lovric, visited Camp Ripley, the largest military camp in Minnesota located about 160 kilometres from St. Paul.