The MP7 is part of a new breed of personal defense weapons intended to replace traditional side arms or submachine guns.The MP7 is issued to troops who would not normally carry an assault rifle ( such as vehicle pilots or crew members).
- Caliber: 4.6×30 mm proprietary
- Action: Gas operated, rotating bolt (similar to G36)
- Country of origin: Germany
- Design Company: Heckler and Koch
- Upgrades: Small Picatinny rail on top for sights