|HK416 A7 / G95|
The new assault rifle is expected to be introduced by the Special Forces in early 2019.
The HK416 A7 replaces the longserving G36 K as the standard weapon for the German Special Forces.
The HK416 A7 is a 5.56 mm x 45 NATO calibre gas operated weapon with a 14.5" barrel and weighs around 3.7 kg.
The new weapon impresses with its high precision, secure function and reliability. The contract is for a total of 1,745 HK417 A7 including accessories.