The rifle was put into service in the interests of the Federal Security Service (FSO), the Rosguard and the Federal Security Service (FSB). This year we are starting serial deliveries.- leads "Interfax" words Semizorov.
In April, the head of TsNIITOCHMASH reported that the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation could purchase a rifle, but only after the issue of replacing foreign components is resolved.
Now the equipment is being prepared so that by the year of 2020 we will completely make this complex domestic- noted Semizorov.
The new sniper complex was created on the basis of the 7,62 mm T-5000 rifle for the needs of army special forces and employees of the Federal Security Service. The rifle is available in two versions: for calibers 8,6x69 and 7,62x52 millimeters.