The Ruger American Pistol is an all-new, striker-fired semi-automatic designed to meet the military’s current handgun requirement. Regardless of whether it ever achieves that elusive goal, the American-made pistols offers a lot of features—and innovation—for the money.
Thanks to the Great Blizzard of 2016, the Army has extended the deadline until Feb. 12 for entrance into its XM17 Modular Handgun Program trial.
Our special presentation of “The Men and Guns of the Pacific War” takes Field Editor Marty Morgan and our camera crew to the American battlefields that started with the infamous attack at Pearl Harbor 75 years ago on December 7, 1941.
As the U.S. Army’s labyrinth-like search for a new service pistol continues, there is one less famous name in the running.
It has just been announced that Glock 19s will replace Colt M45A1 .45 ACPs in the hands of elite Marines.
Only a year into the Ruger American Pistol line and the company has added a second caliber to its compact variation.