Russian special forces in Ukraine received new sniper rifles

Russian special forces in Ukraine received new sniper rifles

Russian special forces in Ukraine received new sniper rifles

Photo: SHF/Grigory Sysoev/RIA "News"

Russian special forces in Ukraine received Chukavin sniper rifles (SHF). This was reported by the source & nbsp; RIA Novosti. up to & nbsp; 115 cm. Claimed firing range: 1200 & nbsp; m. Magazine capacity — 10 cartridges. The rifle can be used as a domestic rifle 7.62 by 54 mm, and the NATO cartridge 7.62 by 51.

It is assumed that the microwave in the future will replace the Dragunov sniper rifle.

State tests of the new microwave rifle completed in the autumn of last year, later it was recommended for to be armed.

Prepared by: Sergey Daga