News|Industry News In a press release, Texas-based True Velocity announced its shipment of 170,000 rounds of polymer cased 6.8mm ammunition to the U.S. Army. This shipment of 6.8 ammunition is […]
News|Industry News Yesterday, New York Office of the Attorney General has announced its intention to dissolve the NRA after an 18-month investigation of financial fraud and abuse. Attorney General Letitia […]
Federal Is Awarded High Performance Ammo Contract For The US Army Next Generation Carbine Technology
News|Industry News Recently, Federal Ammunition announced a contract award to supply the US Army with high performance 7.62×51 NATO ammunition. The company will also be responsible for producing other innovative […]
Last month, Italian ammunition manufacturer Fiocchi announced its plan to expand their US operations with a new facility in Little Rock, Arkansas. The new facility will work in coordination with Fiocchi’s facility currently in Ozark, Missouri.
News|Industry News Last month, we covered the potential bankruptcy filing by Remington. The filing for bankruptcy would have been the second by the legendary rifle company who has been in […]
Heckler and Koch is now under new ownership. Luxembourg based company, Compagnie de Développement de l’Eau (CDE), now owns a majority share in Heckler and Koch. CDE has been shareholders within HK for years before taking majority share in the company recently.
Federal Ammuntion has released their new defense ammunition Hydro-Shok Deep in .380 Auto. The new defensive ammunition is designed for subcompact and micro pistols. The new ammunition Hydra-Shok Deep by Federal adds a new level of effectiveness to subcompact pistols chambered in .380.
Last Friday, American Suppressor Assoication (ASA) announced during a press release that the exportation of Suppressors are now legal. The State Department rescinded a 20-year memo that stopped the exportation of commercial suppressors aboard.
Remington Arms is a firearms company whose heritage spans over two centuries. The company was founded by Eliphalet Remington in 1816, in IIion, NY. As, any company Remington has experience epic heights and devastating lows as a company. Realizing and producing an iconic Remington 870 shotgun and Model 700 bolt-action rifle. Remington has also face the terrible lows of bankruptcies. The latest Chapter 11 filing and company restructuring occurred back in 2018.
About two weeks ago, Colt began manufacturing AR-15’s for the civilian market again. This was first reported on by Mark Keefe from American Rifleman.
The US Airforce has official announced that is has begun to procure the first of approximately 125,000 new Sig Sauer M18 pistols. The Airforce announced back in 2018 that it would opt for the compact M18 over the full size M17 pistol as its next service pistol. The first M18 pistols where made available to Air Force Security Forces in May of 2019.
Last Thursday, Speer announced the official release of their Gold Dot G2 Carry Ammunition. The new G2 Carry ammo was specifically designed and optimized for compact handguns. The new G2 ammo is available in 9mm, .40, and .45 +P ammunition.
Recently, Winchester was awarded a Department of Defense contract to provide frangible 9mm ammunition for indoor and outdoor CQB training. The contract from the DoD is valued at $38 million dollars. The contract with Winchester has an indefinite-delivery date and quantity for the frangible ammunition. The contract between Winchester and the DoD has the potential expansion of compensation up to $62 million dollars for Winchester.
News|Industry News The ATF has a notorious history of backpedaling on previous decisions and interpretations given. The ATF has given guidance going back and forth on if you can shoulder […]
News| Industry News A little under two weeks ago Sig Sauer GmbH, based out of Eckernforde, Germany is set to close its doors permanently. According to German media outlets the […]
Recently, firearm wholesaler Davidson’s announced the addition of complete Polymer 80 pistols to their catalog. People within the industry and community are well versed in Polymer 80 products. Polymer 80 is known for providing 80% Glock frames and build kits for pistol and rifle. For those who feel that they aren’t skilled enough or brave enough to try an 80% build on your own, now have the ability to buy a complete Polymer 80.