«Izhmash» law enforcement agencies provide fundamentally new weapons systems, the press service of the company.
«Specialists Design and Technology Centre businesses have started to develop a pistol, shooting-grenade (automata), rifle (sniper) and machine-gun complexes» — said in a message that was received by Tuesday.
It is noted that the company wants to «ensure security agencies fundamentally new weapons systems, it is appropriate programmke rearmament of the Russian army until 2020.»
«According to the head designer of NPO» Izhmash «Vladimir Zlobin question of small arms modular. This solution allows to simplify the creation and modernization of the following products. V.Zlobin also noted that the likely configuration in the assembly — will be used more often bullpup scheme in which the hammer mechanism and store guns placed in the butt behind the trigger, «- said in a statement.
In addition, the ammunition will be made with a new ballistic solution. «New cartridges will hold exaggerated traits accuracy of fire, effective range of target, as more of the highest-punching ability» — the press service.
Management «Izhmash» expects that development activities will include a re-program from the Russian army until 2020 and will receive funding under the respective defense procurement, the report said.
«Izhmash» — the largest Russian manufacturer of automatic and sniper combat guns, guided artillery shells, also a wide range of civilian products — shotguns, sporting rifles, machines and tools. The company was founded in 1807. Products «Izhmash» comes in 27 states, including the United States, England, Germany, Norway, Italy, Canada, Kazakhstan and Thailand, the press service.