The video was posted on You Tube 11 Nov 2012 by the Russian RT News network. RT News launched its first channel in December 2005 and has since then grown to three global news channels broadcasting in English, Spanish and Arabic. RT America broadcasts news from a Washington, DC studio and a documentary channel RTDoc – in English and Russian. Today RT has a global reach of over 700 million people in 100+ countries.
The network did an outstanding job with the documentary, which provides the viewer with a historical background on the development of the Avtomat Kalashnikova. Along with testing and manufacturing at the Izhmash facilities.