In December 2018, the Ministry of Defense of the Czech Republic concluded a framework agreement with Glomex Military Supplies to provide strategic transport services for the Czech Armed Forces, combining all means of transport (land, sea or air). The volume of multi-year contract can reach up to 3 billion Czech crowns. Based on a long-term partnership, Glomex Military Supplies this way continues in providing reliable and valuable support to the Czech Armed Forces.
Former Chief of General Staff, Army General Josef Bečvář (Army general, ret.), joined from January 1st, 2019 the company Glomex MS. Because of his previous posting he is evaluated as absolutely top-quality manager with outstanding reputation. Glomex MS believes, it is very best opportunity and confirmation of the quality of the company, having such top Czech military specialist in the team.
Glomex Military Supplies took part in the international exhibition Future Forces Forum, held at PVA EXPO Prague 15th-19th October 2018. Glomex introduced their new partner, the Polish company WB-Electronics and their system UAV Warmate. Visitors were attracted by ballistic helmets for air forces from company Gentex and ballistic helmets for ground forces from company Ops-Core. Apart from WB-Electronic and their products, Glomex newly introduced target acquisition systems from the Finnish company SENOP.
Glomex took part in one of the biggest defence industry exhibition at the Kielce Exhibition Center in Poland again. Products of our main partners were displayed and attracted attention of proffesional public. Among other innovations, we displayed new ground force helmet FAST SF Super High Cut and Step-in Visor from company Ops-Core. New 3 days Drop Bag by Airborne was another interesting product visitors could see at our booth.
Společnost Glomex Military Supplies s.r.o. jako vítěz veřejné zakázky, předala dne 28.6.2018 vzdušným silám Armády České republiky do užívání 3 komplety sněhových pluhů. Speciálně upravené sněhové pluhy LLV 60, dle potřeb AČR, jsou instalovány na vozidlech Tatra T-815 v souladu s upevňovací normou DIN 76 060 a jsou tak použitelné i pro jiná vozidla s odpovídajícím systémem. Pluhy s délkou břitu 5 515 mm jsou připraveny k použití zejména k odstraňování sněhu ze vzletových a pojížděcích drah a z velkých letištní ploch a udržovat tak provozuschopnost leteckých základen AČR. Vlastní těleso sněhového pluhu je konstrukčně řešeno monoliticky s vulkolanovým břitem a celý pluh je možné ovládat z kabiny řidiče v průběhu čistících prací.
In May 2018, Glomex Military Supplies handed over 5 pieces of Night Vision Goggles to the Police of the Czech Republic (ANVIS). The supply was carried out on the basis of a tendering procedure. Night vision goggles are used for advanced helicopter crew training. They enable pilots to land at night and in the dark. Apart from performing tasks for the Police of the Czech Republic, the goggles are also used for deployment of the flight unit within the Integrated Rescue System. The whole helmet system (SPH-5 type) and night vision goggles meet the most stringent criteria imposed on current military and police air forces performing tasks at night including low level flights, landing on unknown terrain without ground guides etc.
In January 2018, Glomex Military Supplies, on basis of winning the August 2017 tender for delivery of 10 units of the Helicopter External Cargo Transport Nets, handed over to the Czech Air Forces eight HCN1616 cargo nets capable carrying load of up to 2 268 kg (5,000 lbs) and two HCN1818 nets for carrying cargo of up to 4,536 kg (10,000 lbs). Transport of cargo on helicopters’ sling thus enhances the operational and training capabilities of helicopters within Czech Air Forces.
At the end of 2017, Aviation Division of Glomex Military Supplies handed over two units of PRM - 40 Ambulift to the 24th Air Force Base in Prague - Kbely. This self-propelled vehicle allows for convenient transport, embarkation and disembarkation of passengers with reduced mobility or injured persons, including attending staff, to the transport airplane. The air-conditioned and insulated passenger compartment is equipped with three seats and safety belts and restraint system to attach disability aids and other equipment and to prevent passengers from falling. The new equipment can be used for transportation of participants to the 12th Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang in March 2018. Ambulifts can also be used for lifting of food containers or other equipment to support the aircraft on-board galley operation.
In the last quarter of 2017, Glomex Military Supplies delivered to the Czech Air Forces Portable K-loader system allowing for loading and unloading to transport aircraft of material deposited on standardized NATO-463L (Airborn Standard Pallet) pallet system, ISO 1C containers and on so called "pallet trains". The subject of the delivery was self-propelled K-loader for handling and transporting palletised cargo weighing up to 25,000 lb, a roller bench for the completion of the “pallet trains”, three forklift trucks with reduced height, including a roller-lane attachment, and four sets of portable weighing scales. The new equipment in a significant way accelerates the loading and unloading of material to/from transport aircraft and will be supporting humanitarian aid missions and Czech Army foreign deployments.
Once again Glomex Military Supplies company exhibited at the MSPO 2017 international exhibition, which took place at the Kielce Exhibition Center in Poland from September 5 to September 8; 2017. During the show we introduced the MEDEVAC system to integrate and build into any army aircraft. Native and foreign visitors of the show could also try out the PTU (Patient Transport Unit) as well as the parachute and oxygen systems for special units made by the American - Airborne Systems manufacturer and the night vision devices by the American manufacturer Nightline Inc. We would like to thank you all for coming over to see our stand and for your genuine interest shown in the products as well as in the services presented by our staff. We will be looking forward to seeing you again any time soon.
We are proud to invite you at our booth at the international trade show MSPO, Kielce, Poland, that will be held 5. - 8. September 2017. At our booth you can meet specialists from the company Lufthansa Technik. They will present MEDEVAC system for integration in aviation - PTU (patient transport unit), or a specialist from the US manufacturer Airborne Systems who will present parachute and oxygen systems for special operation forces. We are happy to wellcome you at our booth D-51.
Glomex has succesfully participated at the international military show IDET 2017 in Brno. Our booth was visited by many visitors from professional public. Newly were presented non-lethal weapons from the US manufacturer Pepperball. At the show our specialists presented equipment for special operation forces such as parachute and oxygen systems from the US company Airborne, ballistic and non-ballistic helmet systems from the company OpsCore, low profile night vision goggles from Steiner eOptics. German company Lufthansa Technik has presented equipment for MEDEVAC system integration - the ICU unit.
We are proud to invite you at our booth at the International Defence and Security Technologies Fair IDET in Brno that takes place on 31.5. - 2.6. 2017. You are welcome to visit our booth no P038.
Glomex MS has raised funds for the Military Union Solidarity fund, which is the open-source model of the Army of the Czech Republic, Military Police, Military Intelligence, the Prague Castle Guard and the Czech President Military Office. A part of this contribution has been made by the GLOMEX staff employees themselves for which we are immensely grateful! The Military Union Solidarity Fund was established in 2015 as a foundation to financially support families and unprovided children of the active national servicemen and servicewomen who either died or were disabled while carrying out their duty. Apart from its financial support the MUSF is giving the destitute a helping hand whether there´s a catastrophic event or difficult circumstances related to their service. Last but not the least, the funds mitigate the negative social economic impact to the state service individuals and their families who, involuntarily, have got into very difficult life circumstances due to the service.
Glomex MS has won a Czech Ministry of Defence public tender to full maintenance services of the two JAK – 40 aircrafts which are the dedicated air transport aircrafts of the state and government officials. As we have stated at the end of September 2016 Glomex MS won a tender for the Czech Air Force key aircraft, Airbus A319-115(CJ). A long-term contract was signed between the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic. The new tender result means GLOMEX MS is now also providing full maintenance services for the JAK-40 aircrafts. The value of the contract is 64,5 mil CZK signed for 3 consequent years terminating in the end of 2020. Minsk Aircraft Repair Plant 407 JSC, the main subcontractor of GLOMEX MS, has been specialized in full technical maintenance services as well as modernization of the Jak-40 aircraft for a long time. Foto: Wikimedia Commons
Glomex Military Supplies has participated in the Future Forces Forum annual fair held in Prague, Czech Republic. Most of GMS business partners has taken part in the exhibition. There was a variety of products displayed at the show. One of the most interesting product presentation was about a PTU (Patient Transport Unit) by LUFTHANSA TECHNIK AG. Thanks to its modular design, the PTU NG can be tailored to the specific medical support requirements of each individual customer, offering perfect solutions for medical services of airlines, flying hospitals on special missions and to customized installations on governmental and VIP aircraft. There were further presentations done on various products such as the parachute systems by Airborne Systems, USA, optic equipments by Steiner, Germany, Thermoteknix, USA, and Brolis, Lithuania, a range of satellite and cellular communication and tracking solution for aviation by FlighCell, USA, advanced helmet systems for the elite warriors by OPS-Core, US ...
At the end of September 2016 Glomex MS won a tender for the Czech Air Force key aircraft, Airbus A319-115(CJ). A long-term contract has been signed between the Ministry Of Defence of the Czech Republic and Glomex Military Supplies, which represents exclusively the greatest provider of full scale aviation maintenance service and support in the world, LUFTHANSA TECHNIK AG. This contract follows the result of a Czech Ministry of Defence tender in which Glomex MS made the best offer strictly in accordance to the requirements given. The contract is valid till the end of 2021. Thanks to the partnership with LUFTHANSA TECHNIK AG the Czech Air Force will be using the world best quality and price convenient services. LUFTHANSA TECHNIK AG is not just a full maintenance service provider in aviation but also a very important developer and manufacturer of aircraft interior design. They played a vital part in the in-built interior modifications of the fuselage number of 2801 and 3085 for the Czech ...
We took part in the Kielce annual trade show event in Poland. We were presenting the parachute systems by Airborne Systems, USA, the optic equipment and products by Brolis Photonis, Lithuania, a flight simulator equipped with a virtual reality googles by Pennant, USA, a communication device for the DZMx aircrafts, signal distribution products by GPS Source, FlightCell, USA and more.
FlightCell, our trusted business partner, win the Aviation Technology Innovation Price thanks to their revolutionary and very versatile DZMx product. DZMx enables a wide range of satellite and cellular communications and tracking solutions not only for aviation but also in the field of medical science, agriculture, armed forces, firefighters and commercial aviation. Flighcell Press News below:: Flightcell Win Prestigious Aviation Innovation Award29 June 2016On June 28 Flightcell International Ltd was presented with the Richard Pearse Trophy by Aviation New Zealand at their annual gala awards ceremony in Wellington. Each year the award is presented to the company that exemplifies innovation excellence in the New Zealand aviation industry.John Wyllie, CEO said “This is recognition from our peers in NZ aviation and that makes it a special award. We have a talented team of people doing clever things back in Nelson and it’s great to get acknowledgement for all their hard work”.The secret ...
GPS Source company, as its name already suggests, is a specialist in system components working closely with the American GPS system. There are a lot of products to offer, especially high-end GPS signal amplifiers, splitters, filters and antennas. Due to the role GPS is playing in combat operations these days – ranging from displaying geographic location of individual soldiers and combat equipment up to locating weapon systems and precision munitions guidance – it is not surprising that it is really critical to secure good quality GPS signal at times. Products such as transponders (repeaters) of GPS signal COBRA-GLI, GLI-VIPER and GLI-Diamondback undoubtedly belong among the most advanced in this category. These devices provide consistent coverage of GPS signal both on the ground and in the air to ensure reliable operation of all types of the handheld GPS signal receivers. Guidance units work for accurate cargo dropping GPS terminals and special troops special forces, who can be "online ...
Glomex Military Supplies, together with their partners were exhibiting Special Unit product as well as the other Armed Forces products on the annual trade show KADEX held in Astana, Kazakhstan. Presentations were made on the state of the art night vision device and equipment and the latest parachute systems.
Glomex Military Supplies have become a certified night vision systems full service maintenance provider for all the devices and equipments made in the USA. Glomex has been using a high-grade lab facility which has been expanded to a new building the company moved in 2013. There has been a mobile lab project underway which will enable to run most of the maintenance work right on clients´ premises.