DP-64 Grenade Launcher for Navy Went into Series

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NPO “Basalt” started mass production of the double-barreled anti-sabotage grenade launcher DP-64 (“Nepryadva”), having received a large order from the Defense Ministry, chief of “Basalt” scientific and engineering department Pavel Sidorov told RIA Novosti on Tuesday.

“Grenade launcherDP-64 is now commercially available. In 2014, we received a substantial order from the Ministry of Defence for the Navy,” said Sidorov, representing the Company at the International Defence Industry Exhibition IDEX-2015 (held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates).

Prior to this, the DP-64 grenade launcher (code “Nepryadva”) capable of firing at underwater targets, never was in mass production. Periodically it was produced in small batches for marine units, some units of the FSO and the coast guard, the Federal Security Service.

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Posted on February 25, 2015, in Defence Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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