U.S. Overhaul Markings
U.S. military arms were identified by stamped initials of the U.S. Ordnance facility or inspector who supervised the overhaul.
Korean War's "Battle of Chosin" Subject of PBS Series
Tune in or set your DVR for a significant and sobering series that recounts through eyewitness participation one of the most celebrated battles in U.S. military history.
The Case for the 20"-Barreled AR-15 Rifle
Although the semi-automatic M4-style carbine has dominated the AR market for many years, there is growing interest in ARs more akin to the original design. Why? The rifle-length AR may be your best bet when it comes to ballistics, reliability and durability.
Last Of The Breed: Marine Corps M45A1
The final example of U.S. military M1911s, the Marine Corps M45A1 was carried on special operations missions around the world.
Heckler & Koch Awarded U.S. Army Squad Designated Marksman Rifle Contract
Heckler & Koch is gearing up to deliver between 5,000 and 6,000 complete rifle weapon systems to the U.S. Amy, which plans to deploy them as M110A1 Squad Designated Marksman Rifles (SDMR).
SIG Sauer Delivers 100,000th M17 / M18 Handgun to U.S. Military
SIG Sauer has delivered the 100,000th M17 and M18 for the Modular Handgun System program to the U.S. military, ahead of schedule, and surpassing the performance standards and requirements since the official contract award in January 2017.
Navy Successfully Tests Drone-Killing Laser
The U.S. Navy performed the first-ever implementation of a high-energy, solid-state laser against a target in taking down an unmanned drone.
The Military Model 70: A Forgotten Sniper Rifle
Although the “Rifleman’s Rifle” is unquestionably one of the greatest hunting rifles of all time, the Winchester Model 70's service in the U.S. military has been meager, and even then, its success was limited.
Winchester Takes Control of Lake City Ammunition Plant
Winchester is now in charge of managing and operating the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, which is the largest supplier of small-caliber ammunition for the U.S. military.
Beretta 92FS: Still a Popular Pistol Option
Even though the U.S. military is retiring its fleet of M9s, the commercial market is still full of Beretta 92s being bought and sold.