MOSCOW, September 19. (ARMS-TASS). NGO "Izhmash" (part of the corporation "Russian Technologies"), on the eve of the gunsmith summarized the interim results of a 2012 According to ARMS-TASS, the press service of the company, the first 8 months of this year, released by 11 percent. more firearms than in all of 2011 are forecast to rise by year-end production of weapons-grade will be 56 percent.
The volume of the tool in the enterprise will remain at the current level — 140 million rubles.
Significant progress "Izhmash" reached in the creation of new types of weapons. During 2012 developed the "Saiga-12" for practical shooting, "Saiga-22" and "Saiga-9", AK74M version of "eyrsoft" (airsoft) for airsoft, air rifles and sporting a biathlon, completed design work on the AK- 12, which is a platform for creating a wide range of civilian and military weapons.
The company has made a great leap in the quality of product and technology development, highlighted in the press-service. This is made possible by the creation of a new unified structure of NGOs "Izhmash" and the completion of acquisition of the state. Now the company employs 4,200 people. Average salary is 15,402 rubles.
"Izhmash" — Russia's largest producer of military automatic and sniper weapons, guided artillery shells, as well as a wide range of civilian products: shotguns, sporting rifles, machine tools and tool. The company was founded in 1807 production of "Izhmash" comes in 27 countries, including the U.S., UK, Germany, Norway, Italy, Canada, Kazakhstan and Thailand.