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Published on 25 May 2023

Test Center

Individual protection is one of the army‘s most important abilities. Functional safety is also of highest priority with regard to the procurement of weapons systems and ammunition. Experts from this neutral and independent department assess the effectiveness of ballistic and detonation protection and the usability of weapon systems and ammunition. Tests and technical clarifications are carried out using state-of-the-art testing and measurement technology.

The models are seated in an armored vehicle with protective equipment.


Head of specialist area Test Center
Dr. Stephan Lampert
Feuerwerkerstrasse 39
3602 Thun