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The AK-47AK, or as it is officially known (RussianАвтома́т Кала́шниковаtr. Avtomát Kaláshnikovalit. Kalashnikov’s Automatic Rifle), also known as the Kalashnikov, is a gas-operated7.62×39mm assault rifle, developed in the Soviet Union by Mikhail Kalashnikov. It is the originating firearm of the Kalashnikov rifle (or “AK”) family.

Design work on the AK-47

also began in 1945. In 1946, the AK-47 was presented for official military trials, and in 1948, the fixed-stock version was introduced into active service with selected units of the Soviet Army. Further an early development of the design was the AKS (S—Skladnoy or “folding”), which was equipped with an underfolding metal shoulder stock. AK-47 was officially accepted by the Soviet Armed Forces and used by the majority of the member states of the Warsaw Pact.

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