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Department of Defense Progressing With Handgun Selection

Multiple sources reported this week that the Department of Defense will soon chose three finalists in what has become a controversial and excruciatingly slow process to select the next official handgun for issue to the U.S. Army and Air Force.

Army Summer Protocol: O​K to Roll Up Sleeves, Camo Out

It’s summertime. And that means it’s time to roll up your sleeves… even if you’re wearing a long-sleeved camouflage U.S. Army uniform.

Leupold Tactical Optics Sponsors 2011 U.S. Army International Sniper Competition

When the world's elite sniper teams took the field at currently underway U.S. Army International Sniper Competition, Leupold Tactical Optics will be on every M24 and M110 sniper rifle used in the competition.

The Martial Single Action Army

Now that the dust has settled after the lavish centennial celebration of the Model 1911, perhaps it's time we acknowledged the original Government .45, the Single Action Army.

Army Delays Handgun Decision

If you've been waiting for the U.S. Army's announcement on the new service handgun, your wait just got longer.

Army Shooters Among First Named to Compete in Summer Olympics

Five U.S. Army Soldiers—four in the shooting sports—are among the first 100 athletes named to the U.S. Olympic Team scheduled to compete beginning Aug. 5 in the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Marksmanship Fundamentals Remain Key in Army Basic Training

Amid today’s modern warfare technology and evolving battlefield tactics, instruction in rudimentary rifle marksmanship has not gone out of style as a major portion of U.S. Army basic training.

U.S. Army Special Ops to Use iPhones in Tactical Assault Kits

The U.S. Army Special Operations Command is planning to switch from Android smartphones to iPhones for its Tactical Assault Kits in an effort to improve communications reliability.

Army Athlete Rebuilds Pistol to Compete in Olympic Event

Improvise, adapt and overcome. When push comes to shove, never count out a U.S. Soldier.

Classics: Colt Single Action Army Revolver

Much attention is paid to the Colt 1911 pistol, and for good reason, but perhaps it's time we acknowledged the original Government .45: the Colt Single Action Army revolver.

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