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It's Official: SIG Sauer to Build Rifles for Indian Army

SIG Sauer has announced it has contracted with the Indian Ministry of Defense to build and deliver SIG716 rifles for its frontline infantry soldiers.

Fear & Loading: World’s Second-Largest Army Going with SIG?

The Times of India has reported that the country’s military is fast-tracking the purchase of 72,400 SIG Sauer rifles for issue to its frontline troops.

SIG Sauer Rifle Safety Warning and Recall Notice

SIG Sauer has issued a press release announcing a recall notice for certain rifle models:.


To create the 716, SIG took the proven features of its popular 516 series and applied them to an AR-based rifle chambered in 7.62 x 51mm.


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