Who made the AEK-971?
The AEK-971 (Russian: Автомат единый Кокшарова 971, “Rifle, common, of Koksharov, 971) is a selective fire 5.45×39mm assault rifle that was developed at the Kovrov Mechanical Plant (KMZ) by chief designer Sergey Koksharov in the late 1970s and 1980s (currently manufactured by Degtyarev Plant).
Does the Russian military use the AK-107?
This rifle could have replaced the AK-12 used by the Russian army. Today, it merely sits collecting dust somewhere in the Kalashnikov Concern’s vaults.
Where can I find the AEK-971 Vintovka?
The AEK-971 Vintovka is no longer the standard weapon for Russian infantry, unlike in the previous game, having been replaced in that role by the AN-94. Instead, it is primarily found in the hands of the Latin American Militia. It can be found either with iron sights or a Red Dot Sight.
What does AEK-971 stand for?
The AEK-971 is a Russian (formerly the Soviet Union) selective fire 5.45×39mm assault rifle that was developed at the Kovrov Mechanical Plant (KMZ) by chief designer Sergey Koksharov in the late 1970s and 1980s (currently manufactured by Degtyarev Plant).
What is the AEK-971 in Battlefield Bad Company 2?
In Battlefield: Bad Company 2 iOS, the AEK-971 is the primary weapon for both the Russian forces and the Latin American Militia. It has a 30-round magazine and 120 in reserve. Despite it being an assault rifle, it doesn’t have an under-barrel grenade launcher.
What about the AEK-973 and the A-545?
The first orders for the A-545 rifle were announced in mid-2020. It is believed these orders total about 500 assault rifles that were destined for Spetsnaz units and some Airborne personnel. A successor variant of the AEK-973 line is designated as the A-762 (official GRAU designation 6P68 ), evidently in similar design to the A-545.