Federal Ammunition has been awarded a three-year contract to partner with the Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium to design, develop and demonstrate technological superiority in ammunition that will enhance U.S. warfighter effectiveness and survival.
The U.S. Army has awarded a firm-fixed-price contract to FN America to supply the U.S. Army with M240 series machine gun variants and spare receivers.
Aimpoint has been awarded a second contract by the U.S. Military to supply FCS13RE Fire Control Systems currently being deployed as the primary Fire Control on the M3E1 MAAWS lightweight 84 mm Carl-Gustaf—a reusable, man-portable anti-tank weapon produced by SAAB Dynamics.
Barrett Firearms Manufacturing partnered with Hornady Manufacturing to chamber its REC7 rifle series in the new 6 mm ARC (Advanced Rifle Cartridge) cartridge and the first production run of these rifles has been delivered to the United States Department of Defense.
The Department of Defense awarded a joint contract to Colt’s Manufacturing and FN America on April 29 to provide M16A4 rifles for foreign military sales to Afghanistan, Grenada, Iraq, Lebanon and Nepal.
A specialized group from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is purchasing an undisclosed amount of 6.5 Creedmoor ammunition from Hornady for use in its long-range sniper platform.