The subject of this article, APS, has been cut from the final version of a Battlefield game.
The APS Underwater Assault Rifle (Avtomat Podvodnyy Spetsialnyy (Автомат Подводный Специальный), Special Underwater Automatic Rifle) is an AK-47 derivative designed by the Soviet Union in the early 1970s as an underwater firearm. It was able to fire 5.66x39mm MPS underwater rounds. It was adopted in 1975. It is made by the Tula Arms Plant (Тульский Оружейный Завод, Tul'skiy Oruzheynyy Zavod) in Russia. It is exported by Rosoboronexport.
Battlefield 2: Special Forces
APS was a cut weapon in a very early version of Battlefield 2 Special Forces. The APS was an underwater rifle. As there are no underwater levels the weapon is not present in the game, however, a reference to the weapon can still be found in
constants.py where it is listed as an assault rifle for ranking purposes, with the code
spzrif_aps. It was also intended to be an unlockable weapon as it appears again in the section titled