The Kalashnikov subsidiary has fulfilled the 2023 state defense order for the supply of Vikhr-1 supersonic missiles to the Russian Ministry of Defense for Ka-52 helicopters. Products were shipped ahead of schedule and in full. Before being transferred to the customer, the ammunition underwent control flight tests, during which they confirmed full compliance with the contract requirements
Vikhr-1 guided missiles are designed to destroy enemy armored vehicles and fortifications, moving ground and low-speed air targets at a range of up to 10 kilometers.
Now in the zone of a special military operation, the ammunition is demonstrating high efficiency. The product is in demand; it has the potential for modernization in terms of range and warhead. Work to improve the rocket does not stop.