Recently, FN announced that NATO accepted and standardized FN’s 5.7x28mm cartridge for its standard small arms portfolio. This puts FN in rare company of having a cartridge standardized to be used by NATO forces and allies. The new 5.7x28mm cartridge joins 9x19mm, 5.56x45mm, 7.62x51mm, and .50 BMG as standardized ammunition used by NATO.
Recently, Vortex Optics announced the opening of their amazing new indoor/outdoor shooting complex. Vortex’s new shooting complex is called Vortex Edge. This new range has everything to accommodate new shooters, experience shooters, military and law enforcement professionals.
News| Industry News Last year, like main other industry events and shooting highlights Big Sandy was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, the popular and highly anticipated shoot in […]
Over the weekend on social media SIG Sauer announced their final delivery of prototype weapon systems to the U.S. Army for evaluation. The delivery includes the final prototypes of the SIG’s rifle and machine gun. The weapon systems have been refined after feedback from the “solider touch point” phase of field evaluation. Which they sent the weapon prototypes and their proprietary 6.8x51mm ammunition. SIG Sauer was the only company to completely build and design the weapon systems, suppressors, and ammunition in house with no external partners.
At, Virtual Shot Show Texas-based Shadow Systems announced the release of their full sized pistol the DR920. The DR stands for Duty Role. The new Shadow Systems pistol were designed with the input from military and law enforcement professionals. Taking their knowledge and input to build the duty pistol they wanted in the line of duty. The new pistol will be a available in either Combat or Elite models. The differences in the two models lie in the design features of the slide. The Elite models feature a window cut on the side of the slide.
News|Military Recently, Barrett Firearms announced that they have received their first order of Advanced Sniper Rifles (ASR) from US Special Operations Command. Barrett was awarded a $50 million dollar contract […]
News|Military Yesterday, Secretary of the Army Ryan D. McCarthy announced the removal or suspension of fourteen leaders at Fort Hood. Those leaders where either relieved or suspended after an independent […]
Firearms|PCC In April 2019, B&T won the contract to the U.S. Army Subcompact Weapon contract, with an initial order of 350. Last week, B&T USA has announced a limited run […]
News|Military Brugger & Thomet ( currently known as B&T) makes one of the most sought after subcompact weapons systems on the market today. That is for civilian, military, and law […]
News|Industry News Recently, SIG SAUER has accomplished two major milestones in the production of the M17 service pistol. First, the company has official assembled 200,000 M17 pistols for the various […]
News|Industry News Back in September the US Army announced that it had awarded the contract for Direct View Optic to SIG Sauer and their TANGO6T optic. The new optic by […]
News|Industry News Recently, the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI) has just announced composite cased ammo manufacturer True Velocity as its newest member. True Velocity is a Texas-based ammunition […]
News| Industry News Recently, Winchester Ammunition has taken full managerial and operational control of Lake City Army Ammunition plant from the Olin Coporation. Back in 2019, Winchester was awarded the […]
News|Military Last week, Glock announced That the U.S. Coast Guard has selected the Glock 19 MOS as its new service pistol. The new G19 will be replacing the SIG Sauer […]
Firearm|Firearm Accessories Last year, Flux Defense introduces the firearms community to the Flux Defense MP17. Which turned your M17/18 or P320 into a PDW platform. Giving the users the ability […]
News|Military FN America has recently announced that the U.S. Army has awarded the company a contract to produce and deliver new M249 SAWs (Squad Automatic Weapon) for its soldiers. The […]