National Defence University demonstrates its scientific research laboratory at XIV International specialized exhibition ‘Arms and Security – 2017’2017-10-11 15:44:00 | ID: 34580
Kyiv hosts the XIV International specialized exhibition ‘Arms and Security – 2017’ in Kyiv.
National Ivan Cherniakhovskyi Defence University demonstrates its scientific research laboratory of arms and special protective materials that studies the problems of increase of effectiveness of individual and collective protective gear.
In 2014 – 2017, the laboratory specialists have carried out more than 400 ballistic tests of armour materials and protective gear. The tests showed that a half of items failed to meet the requirements for protection classes. It permitted to avoid supply of bad items for the Armed Forces and other security institutions of Ukraine.
This year, the university laboratory can become the single laboratory in Ukraine issuing the quality certificates under NATO standards to defence industry manufacturers.