The DIO KH2002 is an Iranian bullpup derivative of the DIO S-5.56 assault rifle (made by the Defense Industries Organization), which is a direct copy of the Norinco Model 311, which is itself a Chinese M16 clone. The KH2002 was put into service in 2004 as a replacement for the Iranian Military's obsolete G3A3.
The basic model is nicknamed Khaybar. The improved Sama model was introduced in 2009.
(2003 - 2012)
- Type: Assault Rifle
- Caliber: 5.56x45mm NATO
- Weight: 8.2 lbs (3.7 kg)
- Length: in ( cm)
- Barrel length: 26.8 in (68 cm), 28.7 in (73 cm), 30.7 in (78 cm)
- Feed System: STANAG Magazines
- Fire Modes: Semi-Auto/Burst-3/Full-Auto
The DIO KH2002 and variants can be seen in the following films, television series, video games, and anime used by the following actors:
|Game Title||Appears as||Mods||Notation||Release Date|
|Counter-Strike Online||Sama model||2008|
|Battlefield 3||KH2002||Improved Sama model||2011|
|ArmA III||Katiba 6.5 rifle series||Improved Sama model with modified carrying handle||2013|