New, upgraded rifle NATO, was shown at the exhibition in Kiev.
Ukrainian military engineers showed a modernized version of an American assault rifle that can use cartridges of two different calibers – the NATO and the national sample.
The rifle can be seen at the international specialized exhibition “Arms and security” held in Kiev, – said in the story “Oboz.TV”.
“This is the AK-47 is a modernized version of the American M16 assault rifle. Its peculiarity is that it can be converted into a caliber NATO and national sample. NATO cartridge – 5,56х45, domestic – 7. 62×39”, – said the representative of the developers.
He added that the process of conversion of the rifle is “a few tens of seconds” – and then demonstrated it.
According to him, this feature will come in handy during the participation of Ukrainian military in joint exercises with NATO forces.
We will remind, the exhibition “Arms and security” held in International exhibition center in Kiev on Brovarsky Avenue, 15, and is open to visitors on the 12th of October from 10 to 18 hours, 13 October from 10 to 16 hours. The entrance fee – 40 UAH.
The exhibition also presents self-propelled howitzer Krab production of Poland, about which he wrote the “observer”, the Ukrainian machine gun KT-7.62 mm, surpassing the characteristics of the Kalashnikov machine gun, the first mobile protivomoroznyh complex, is able to effectively neutralize attacks a group of commercial unmanned aerial vehicles, upgraded antiaircraft self-propelled installation ZSU-23-4M, which is equipped with missiles, unmanned aerial vehicle stealth, which practically is not fixed radars, missiles “air-air” and new engines for combat helicopters produced by the Ukrainian company “Motor Sich”.
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