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SOCOM Cancels Mk. 16 SCAR Project

Six years after it began its quest to replace the M4, the U.S. Special Operations Command has canceled the Mk. 16 SCAR project.

June 29, 2010


The on-again, off-again SCAR program run by the U.S. Special Forces is off again. After several starts, the rumor-plagued program, which resulted in FN of Belgian being awarded a contract to produce two versions of the Special Combat Assault Rifle (SCAR), has been cancelled.

June 28, 2010