AZERBAIJAN LAUNCHES PRODUCTION OF AK-74M RIFLES UNDER RUSSIAN LICENSE

PanARMENIAN.Net
July 7, 2011 - 18:27 AMT

PanARMENIAN.Net - Azerbaijan has started serial production of AK-74M
assault rifles under Russian license.

"Khazri" assault rifle differs from the Russian firearms in some
features. Night vision devices, target, laser aiming device, light
system can be installed on this rifle. The rifle is being produced
under the license of "Ijmash" company. The design of the rifle has
also been changed. The weight of the rifle has not been changed.

According to the State Defense Order Program, the Ministry of Defense
Industry will produce 5000 AK-74M "Khazri" assault rifles this year
and deliver to the Defense Ministry, APA reported.