Federal Ammunition Awarded

Federal Ammunition Awarded $114 Million U.S. Army Contract

On August 18, United States Army Contracting Command awarded Federal Ammunition with a five-year contract to produce the AA40 5.56 NATO frangible ammunition (MK311 MOD 3) used by U.S. military branches during training.

Federal Awarded $13.8 Million Army Ammo Order

The contract specifies Federal Premium's frangible ammunition lineup, which will be used by the U.S. Army for training purposes.

Reducing Ricochet with Air Venturi Dust Devil BBs

Dust Devil BBs from Air Venturi are frangible, powdered metal BBs that pulverize upon impact, thereby reducing the chance of ricochet.

Liberty Ammunition Civil Defense Loads

For maximum terminal effect, Liberty Ammunition's Civil Defense personal-protection handgun loads feature light-for-caliber frangible bullets propelled to uncommonly high velocities.

Frangible Ammo

Apparently, there are some shooters, who are understandably concerned about over-penetration, that have concluded that this kind of ammo might be just the ticket for shooting attackers in the house. Please don't do this—it is not a good idea.

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