Next Generation Squad Weapon

The Army’s Next Generation Squad Weapon

The lore filtered down from American ground forces in Vietnam—and later from those in Iraq, Afghanistan and other conflicts—was that the M16 and its related M4 platform worked well when they worked, but sometimes failed spectacularly under various combinations of dust, dirt and heat.

DoD Awards Winchester Ammunition $51 Million Contract

This is in addition to their original contract to manufacture 5.56 NATO, 7.62 NATO and .50 BMG cartridges.

Souvenir Self Defense

Can you use a classic, original-style 1911 in .45 ACP for self defense?

U.S. Army Awards FN with Contract for M240L Machine Guns and Receivers

The U.S. Army has awarded FN America with a contract for M240L machine guns and receivers.

SIG Sauer Celebrates Best Army Rangers

Army 1LTs Vince Paikowski and Alastair Keys, both serving in the 75th Ranger Regiment, received the U.S. Army Best Ranger Competition M17 Trophy Pistols created by SIG Sauer when they won the 2021 Best Ranger Competition in April.

Army Awards FN $92 Million Contract for M240s and Spare Receivers

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.

7 Best Law Enforcement Revolvers of All Time

Sheriff Jim Wilson takes an in-depth look at seven of the best revolvers to ever be used among lawmen.

SIG Sauer Unveils Best Ranger Competition M17 Trophy Pistols

First lieutenants Vince Paikowski and Alastair Keys, from the 75th Ranger Regiment, received the U.S. Army Best Ranger Competition M17 Trophy Pistols created by SIG Sauer for winning the 2021 Best Ranger Competition this month.

Part II: Can the Colt Python Pass the 2,000-Round Challenge?

Caleb Giddings takes Colt's new Python through the 2,000-round challenge to see how well it stacks up.

Army Inks Contract for Barrett MRAD Rifles

U.S. Army Contracting Command announced an agreement on March 31 to purchase nearly 3,000 MK22 Multi-Role Adaptive Design (MRAD) rifles from Barrett Firearms in the next five years.

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