Photo Of The Day – TFB is now on our 7th year of bringing you high-quality photographs from the world of firearms. Today we have a photo report from the Russian Army around the Moscow area. There are several pictures for those who like the muzzle flash.
Below: One box of ammunition – Fire! Insert joke about hitting a barn.
These snipers work in stealth. Note the iron sights on this AS Val. As you can see, it has an integral suppressor wrapped around the barrel. I think the Russians may have looked at the HK MP5 SD for the same technology. As the barrel has small ports drilled through it (for the suppression) it should not be used without the suppressor.