Russia Plans to Create Weapons Range Basing on Kalashnikov Rifle


Concern “Kalashnikov” plans to create other types of small arms on the basis of long-term AK-12 – hand, machine guns, and so on, the head of the concern Alexey Krivoruchko said on Tuesday.

“We expect further development of the AK-12. While we can not talk about specific products, but the unification of weapons is very important for us,” Krivoruchko said, introducing a new brand of concern.

At present, the AK-12 and the rifle AEK-971 of Degtyarev plant are involved in weapons testing for the equipment of the Russian soldier of the future called “Ratnik”.


Posted on December 3, 2014, in Defence Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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