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The Bundeswehr Technical Center for Protective and Special Technologies in Oberjettenberg (Bavaria) has the following responsibilities:

  • Direct protection of camps and infrastructure from weapon effects and IED;
  • Safe ammunition storage;
  • Infrastructure protection against terrorist attacks;
  • Physical detection of Improvised Explosive Devices (IED);
  • Indirect protection and signature management (camouflage, concealment and deception)
  • Numerical simulation of weapon effects and protective measures;
  • Research into nonlethal weapons;
  • Testing of mobile antenna support structures;
  • Testing of high-risk batteries;
  • Aerodynamic load testing;
  • Nuclear blast effects;
  • Underwater ballistics;
  • Mine detection.

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Current as of 11/27/14