Category Archives: Alerts

Scheduled Maintenance: Sept 19th, 1:00 AM – 4:00 AM (UTC)

NOTAM: Scheduled Maintenance Oops! Our previous email contained an incorrect maintenance date in the email body. The correct maintenance date is Thursday, September 19th, 2019 from 1:00 AM to 4:00 AM (UTC).We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. … Continue reading

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PRODUCT WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE: WINCHESTER® Super-X 17 HMR 20 Grain Jacketed Hollow Point

Olin Winchester, LLC is recalling two (2) lots of 17 HMR 20 Grain Jacketed Hollow Point Rimfire rifle ammunition. Symbol:  X17HMR1Lot Numbers (last four characters): NB51 and NB61 Winchester has determined the above lots of 17 HMR ammunition may contain … Continue reading

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Secretary Bernhardt Transforms Interior’s Ethics Program

Date: August 14, 2019Contact: Interior_Press@ios.doi.gov Signs Secretary Order Overhauling Ethics Office, More than Doubles Career Ethics Staff Washington – Today, U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt continues to follow through on his commitment to transform the Department of the … Continue reading

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Walk the Talk America and Zephyr Wellness First Seminar “At the Intersection of Guns and Mental Health” Paves Path for Success

Workshop held at Reno Guns & Range and introduced the gun culture to attending mental health professionals. WTTA board member and instructor, Rob Pincus, also provided an intro shooting instruction. (August 2019) – Walk The Talk America (WTTA), a non-profit … Continue reading

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B&T Forms Strategic Partnership with Direct Impact Media Group

B&T selects Direct Impact Media Group as public relations agency of record. TAMPA, FL (July 22, 2019) – B&T, Inc. is proud to announce its strategic partnership with Direct Impact Media Group, who is providing a full-suite of marketing and … Continue reading

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Savage Arms Announces Sale From Vista Outdoor

WESTFIELD, Massachusetts – July 8, 2019 – Vista Outdoor announced today the sale of Savage Arms, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of hunting rifles and shotguns, in a management led buyout to a group of investors headed by Al … Continue reading

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FEMALE SECOND AMENDMENT ADVOCACY GROUP HEADS TO CAPITOL HILL

Successful Fundraising Shooting Competition Funds Trip Tulsa, OK – (June 17, 2019) – The nonpartisan, Second Amendment advocacy group, the D.C. Project Foundation recently held its first competitive shooting fundraiser at the Reveille Peak Ranch in the scenic hill country of … Continue reading

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NDIA favors executive order moving security clearances to Pentagon

ARLINGTON, VA – The National Defense Industrial Association offers the following statement regarding the executive order from the White House, signed Wednesday evening, that transfers the governmentwide suitability, credentialing and security clearance portfolio from the Office of Personnel Management to … Continue reading

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ATF Final Rule: Removal of Expired Regulations Concerning Commerce in Firearms and Ammunition and Machine Guns, Destructive Devices, and Certain Other Firearms

  Effective April 1, 2019, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has issued a final rule on the removal of expired regulations concerning commerce in firearms and ammunition and machine guns, destructive devices, and certain other firearms. Summary: … Continue reading

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LAANC Scheduled Maintenance

  The FAA has informed us that LAANC will undergo scheduled maintenance on Sunday, March 31st 2019 from 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM (PDT). During this time, requesting and receiving LAANC authorizations through the AirMap for Drones mobile application will … Continue reading

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CRITICAL FIRMWARE UPDATE for X-SIGHT 4K and THOR 4

http://www.atncorp.com   Dear ATN customers, We would like to notify you that it is essential to update your firmware to the latest update. This update is critical and should be used to update your scope. If you are experiencing freezing … Continue reading

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NSSF Statement on Connecticut Supreme Court Ruling in Soto v. Bushmaster

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Connecticut Supreme Court today reversed (4-3) a state Superior Court ruling and decided in Soto v. Bushmaster that the case can go forward based on the plaintiffs’ allegation that the defendants marketing and advertising of a … Continue reading

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Guns arrive; Zenith begins fulfilling back orders

March 12, 2019 Afton, VA: Zenith Firearms opened its doors late Monday night to welcome its first large shipment of MKE guns in more than a year. The quantity received equips Zenith to satisfy nearly half of its current back … Continue reading

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PRODUCT WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE WINCHESTER® 38 Special 130 Grain Full Metal Jacket

Olin Winchester, LLC (“Winchester”) is recalling three (3) lots of 38 Special 130 Grain Full Metal Jacket centerfire ammunition. Symbol: USA38SPVP Lot Numbers: KF21, KL30 and KM52 Winchester has determined the above lots of 38 Special ammunition may contain incorrect … Continue reading

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New Study: 17.25 million concealed handgun permits, biggest increases for women and minorities

  The CPRC has just issued our newest annual report on the number of concealed handgun permits in the US.  A copy of the report is available for download here.  Some updated numbers are shown at the bottom of this … Continue reading

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Gun Safe Accessory Company Banned from Facebook Advertising

Bloomington, IL – February 7, 2019 – Gun Storage Solutions, manufacturer of gun safe accessories, has been shut down from advertising on Facebook. Gun Storage Solutions manufactures products that aid in the safe storage of firearms within a gun safe. … Continue reading

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New Mailing Address For NFA Forms

As of February 1, 2019, the mailing address for NFA forms and applications has changed from Atlanta, Georgia to Portland, Oregon. The new address for Form 1 & 4 submissions is: National Firearms Act Division (ATF Form 1 and Form … Continue reading

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Knife Rights Supporter R. Lee "The Gunny" Ermey Buried with Honors at Arlington National Cemetery

On Friday, longtime Knife Rights Supporter R. Lee “The Gunny” Ermey was buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery. This was the final step in his journey since his passing back in April of last year. The Gunny … Continue reading

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American Outdoor Brands Corp. Acquires LaserLyte

Asset Acquisition Adds Established Laser Training and Sighting Brand to Company’s Electro-Optics Platform SPRINGFIELD, Mass., January 12, 2018 — American Outdoor Brands Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: AOBC), one of the world’s leading providers of firearms and quality products for the … Continue reading

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)- What You Need to Know About the Final Bump Stock Rule

On December 18, 2018, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker announced that the Department of Justice has amended the regulations of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), clarifying that bump stocks fall within the definition of “machinegun” under … Continue reading

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Effective Immediately: Discontinuance of Accessory Classifications

    Effective Immediately: Discontinuance of Accessory Classifications 12/10/2018 The Firearms Technology Industry Services Branch (FTISB) classifies firearms as defined by the Gun Control Act (GCA) and National Firearms Act (NFA) based on the configuration and the design features of … Continue reading

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Elbit Systems Completes the Acquisition of IMI Systems

Haifa, Israel, November 25, 2018 – Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT and TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems”) announced today that it completed the acquisition of IMI Systems Ltd. (“IMI”) for a purchase price of approximately $495 million (NIS 1.8 billion), with an … Continue reading

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RUAG and Elbit Systems Sign MOU to Form a Joint Venture in Switzerland

RUAG and Elbit Systems announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to form a Joint Venture Company (JVC). The two companies will establish this entity in Switzerland, under a joint team comprised of professionals from both … Continue reading

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American Outdoor Brands Corporation Joins Board of Regents of the American Knife & Tool Institute

Outdoor lifestyle products company joins other industry leaders on board of knife community’s premier advocacy organization Brian Murphy, President, Outdoor Products & Accessories Division  Cody, WY (November 15, 2018) – The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) has announced the … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is Election Day so Get To The Polls and VOTE!

We need citizen soldiers to stand up and vote! America is at war against: Leftist ideology Mediocre socialized medicine Illegal immigration Undermining of the 2nd Amendment Human and drug trafficking Unfair trade partners A nuclear Korea and Iran Unemployment Poor … Continue reading

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MT2 Firing Range Services Receives Final Approval to do business on the General Services Administration, GSA Advantage.

  Arvada, CO, Oct 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) –  In awarding the contract, the federal government recognizes Metals Treatment Technologies, LLC (MT2) as a preferred vendor to state, local and federal government buyers. GSA Advantage! ® is the online shopping … Continue reading

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TASER Bolt Device is Being Retired as of October 17, 2018.

  The TASER Bolt has been a valued product line since 2002, and this end of life decision was made as part of our on-going product lifecycle management process. As TASER device technology continues to evolve, first generation products eventually … Continue reading

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Hurricane Recovery Update 9/19/18

  Good Morning Loyal Customers! Thank you for your patience and understanding as the High Speed Gear Facility was hit during the past week by hurricane Florence.The HSGI Operations team is up and running working to fulfill orders.The Sales and … Continue reading

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Hurricane Advisory from HIGH SPEED GEAR

  Just a quick High Speed Gear update.  Hurricane Florence is approaching the East Coast of the United States which is where the headquarters for High Speed Gear resides.  Currently we are on limited shut down and as the storm … Continue reading

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To Our Friends and Readers in NC, SC and VA Beach Batten Down the Hatches

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On Patrol – News for New Law Enforcement Professional

Volume I | August 2018 On Patrol is a monthly newsletter from Laura Burgess Marketing for Law Enforcement Professionals, focusing on companies, brands and products that keep our officers and public safety professionals safe in the line of duty. Your … Continue reading

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Shoot Like A Girl Launches New Website

  Shoot Like A Girl is proud to announce the launch of their brand new website! The redesigned site can still be found at shootlikeagirl.com and includes many new features! Visit Our New Website

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The 1st Annual Precision Rifle Expo Features Top Companies and Talent in Long-Range Precision Shooting Market

This unique precision rifle event, to be held Sept. 15 – 16, 2018, offers long-range enthusiasts an opportunity to meet, try and train with the main players in the precision shooting community. Blakely, Ga. (August 2018) – The 1st Annual … Continue reading

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IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN AN MST-100

    Did you miss your chance on the last run of the MST-100’s? With enough interest*, they might be making a come back! These optics run $3,100, with military, and dealer** pricing available. If you are interested and willing … Continue reading

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SHOPIFY BANS FIREARMS INDUSTRY

  Minden, NV, August 14, 2018– Reputable firearms manufacturer and industry innovator, Franklin Armory®, received word late Monday evening that their ecommerce provider, Shopify, will soon interrupt their lawful commerce of firearms and components due to a sudden change in … Continue reading

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NSSF Backs President’s Selection of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition and related industries, tonight expressed its strong support for President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for … Continue reading

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U.S. Army Contracting Command-New Jersey, on behalf of PM Soldier Weapons, intends to solicit, negotiate, and award a sole source contract to Sig Sauer

“The U.S. Army Contracting Command-New Jersey, on behalf of PM Soldier Weapons, intends to solicit, negotiate, and award a sole source contract to Sig Sauer pursuant to the authority of title 10 United States Code (U.S.C) Section 2304 ( c … Continue reading

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A MESSAGE FROM B&T Industries L.L.C.

ATTENTION: CAL Production We have had a series of challenges with the CAL bipod.  In part, as targets are being shot at increasingly longer distances, today’s end user expectations from a bipod are increasing. Rightfully so. As such, we’ve decided … Continue reading

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REMINGTON OUTDOOR COMPANY SUCCESSFULLY EMERGES FROM CHAPTER 11

Significantly Reduced Debt Load and Interest ExpenseContinued Focus on Revitalization Madison, NC – May 16, 2018 – Remington Outdoor Company (“Remington” or “the Company”), one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of firearms, ammunition, and related products, announced today … Continue reading

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Springfield Armory Severs Ties with Dick’s Sporting Goods

GENESEO, IL, (05/03/18) – Springfield Armory is severing ties with Dick’s Sporting Goods and its subsidiary, Field & Stream, in response to their hiring a group for anti-Second Amendment lobbying. This latest action follows Dick’s Sporting Goods’ decision to remove … Continue reading

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