State tests of a new sniper rifle “Tochnost” for the Russian army will be held until the end of 2015, the Director General of the Central research Institute of precision engineering (TSNIITOCHMASH) Dmitry Semizarov said.
“Now preliminary tests of this new sniper system are nearly completion. We believe that the main problem we have to catch will be a small period of work on the bugs, and until the end of the year we will conduct the tests,” Semizarov said at the forum “Army-2015”.
New sniper rifle, he noted, had the working title of “Tochnost”.
The new rifle is 7.62 mm, and is producet at “Orsis”.