Concern "Kalashnikov" has developed a shortened version of the AK-19 assault rifle chambered for NATO caliber 5,56x45 mm, weapon presented within the framework of the international forum "Army-2023".
The new AK-19 assault rifle was developed on the basis of the AK-12 for the "Western" caliber of 5,56 mm. As stated in the concern, the weapon is intended for delivery to foreign customers whose armies use the 5,56X45 mm NATO caliber. The assault rifle is the latest export model of the Kalashnikov assault rifle, distinguished by well-thought-out ergonomics, increased accuracy and accuracy of fire. Designed for XNUMX/XNUMX use.
The new version of the AK-19 weighs 3 kg, has a folding buttstock adjustable in length, a new ergonomic handle, a Picatinny rail on the receiver cover allows you to install all types of sights, and Picatinny rails are located on the forearm of the weapon, which allows you to install various attachments. The AK-19 has a new design diopter sight and a quick-detachable device for silent and flameless firing.
The 5,56 mm AK-19 Kalashnikov assault rifle is the latest export model of the Kalashnikov assault rifle, designed for the 5.56x45 mm cartridge (adopted by NATO countries and widely used in the world). This model is the pinnacle of the development of the AK system and differs from previous generations in thoughtful ergonomics, adaptation to all-day use and increased accuracy and accuracy of fire.
- says the Kalashnikov website.
Earlier, the concern reported that the AK-12 assault rifle adopted by the Russian army was finalized taking into account the experience of using it in a special operation and the comments of the military.