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FN Expands Tactical Pistol Offerings with the FN 509 Midsize Tactical

FN Expands Tactical Pistol Offerings with the FN 509 Midsize Tactical (McLean, VA – May 26, 2022) FN America, LLC is pleased to introduce the FN 509 Midsize Tactical. Joining the ranks alongside FN’s other successful Tactical pistols like the … Continue reading

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FN Announces Free FN 509 Magazines Promotion

FN Announces Free FN 509 magazines promotion (McLean, VA – March 4, 2022) FN America, LLC is pleased to announce the FN 509® Free Magazines Promotion for all FN 509 models, valid on purchases made between March 1, 2022 and … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2022–FN USA

If you like guns, FN’s exhibit is a can’t miss on your to do list. The company marks its beginnings to 1889 as Fabrique Nationale d’Armes de Guerre when a group of Belgian arms makers got together to build 150,000 … Continue reading

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FN Awarded U.S. Army Contract for M240L Medium Machine Guns and Titanium Receivers

FN AWARDED U.S. ARMY CONTRACT FOR M240L MEDIUM MACHINE GUNS AND TITANIUM RECEIVERS (McLean, VA – February 8, 2022) FN America, LLC is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract, valued up to $49,973,579, to … Continue reading

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FN Announces Safety Bulletin for the FN 502 Tactical

FN ANNOUNCES SAFETY BULLETIN FOR THE FN 502 TACTICAL™ (McLean, VA – January 27, 2022) FN America, LLC announces a safety bulletin for the FN 502 Tactical .22LR pistol. The company has become aware that a very limited number of … Continue reading

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FN Issues Mandatory Safety Recall of all FN M249S Rifles

FN ISSUES MANDATORY SAFETY RECALL OF ALL FN M249s RIFLES (McLean, VA – January 14, 2022) FN America, LLC announces the mandatory recall of all FN M249S® semi-automatic, belt-fed rifles sold before January 1, 2022. An identified issue from a … Continue reading

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The New Kershaw Gravel Folding Knife is Here!

The best FN gear ever. 30 Day Money-Back Guarantee! Learn more. NEW!  LIFESTYLE  ALL PARTS  CLOSEOUTS The mid-sized Kershaw 2.5” Gravel Folding Knife is ready to get the job done. The distinctive blade shape is a reverse tanto but has … Continue reading

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New FN 15 TAC3 Carbines Are Here!

INTRODUCING THE ALL NEW FN 15® TAC3 MODELS. Made to FN’s exacting standards with all new configurations, premium finishes and features, the FN 15 TAC3 gives you everything you need in an AR-style carbine from muzzle to buttstock.The battle-proven MIL-SPEC … Continue reading

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FN HERSTAL, S.A. – Milipol 2021

We will be attending the upcoming MILIPOL PARIS exhibition to be held from 19 to 22 October 2021 at the Parc des Expositions, Paris-Nord Villepinte in France. This trade show will give us the opportunity to present our latest innovations … Continue reading

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The New FN 303 Tactical Less Lethal Launcher

the NEW fn 303® tactical LESS LETHAL LAUNCHER THE INDUSTRY-STANDARD SEES MAJOR UPGRADES TO CUSTOMIZE FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS (McLean, VA – September 2, 2021) After setting the global standard in less lethal technology with the original FN 303 system, … Continue reading

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The brand new FN EVOLYS™ ultralight machine gun will be on display at DSEI 2021, London, 14-17 Sept 2021.

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Los Angeles Police Department "LAPD" Selects FN 509 MRD-LE as New Duty Pistol

Los Angeles Police Department “LAPD” selects fn 509® MRD-LE as new duty pistol FN awarded 5-year agency contract for fn 509 mrd-le (McLean, VA – August 10, 2021) Following a highly competitive and rigorous qualification, FN America, LLC is pleased … Continue reading

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FN Wins U.S. Army Contract to Build M240 Machine Guns and Spare Receivers

(McLean, VA – June 10, 2021) FN America, LLC is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract to supply the U.S. Army with M240 series machine gun variants and spare receivers. The contract, awarded through … Continue reading

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FN EVOLYS™: THE NEW ULTRALIGHT MACHINE GUN BY FN HERSTAL

Belgium-based designer and manufacturer of small caliber weapons, associated weapon systems and ammunition FN Herstal has announced earlier today the entry of a brand-new machine gun with unique features, the FN EVOLYS™. With this new addition to FN Herstal’s product … Continue reading

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FN Awarded U.S. Army Contract for M249 SAW

(McLean, VA – September 24, 2020) FN America, LLC is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract to supply the U.S. Army with M249 Squad Automatic Weapons, also known as the M249 SAW. The contract … Continue reading

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Portuguese 7th National Force deployed in Central African Republic gets new small arms.

The Portuguese 7th National Force deployed in the Central African Republic received new small arms. The group received  FN40GL grenade launchers, FN MINIMI , SCAR-L and SCAR-H rifles.   In February of 2019, NSPA awarded a contract to Belgium-based FN Herstal, … Continue reading

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MILIPOL 2019 PARIS – BELGIUM SECURITY & DEFENCE INDUSTRY

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Images From SOFIC 2019

SOFIC ( Special Operations Force Industry Conference) is an annual conference held in Tampa, Florida. The event is organized by NDIA and USSOCOM, and it’s the premier SOF centric conference and exhibit  in the world. Exhibitors from all over the … Continue reading

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FN at NRA Annual Meetings

  Pistols Rifles Shotguns Promotions eStore Find a Dealer NRA ANNUAL MEETINGS & EXHIBITSApril 26, 2019 – April 28, 2019Indiana Convention Center100 S. Capitol Ave,Indianapolis, IN 46225 THE WORLD’S MOST BATTLE-PROVEN FIREARMS.®

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THE NEW FN 509® TACTICAL

  The FN 509® Tactical, an extension of the FN 509 family, is based on FN’s submission pistol that the U.S. Army tested for its Modular Handgun Trials, but includes the significant improvements to the design that were implemented in … Continue reading

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MARKSMANSHIP TRAINING TOOLS–FN EXPERT EUROSATORY 2018 (Continued)

In February of this year, we had the opportunity to review for our readers a product designed by Mantis Tech, an Illinois based small company. The company’s Mantis X Shooting Performance System was innovative and in fact unique on its … Continue reading

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TALK OF THE TOWN PISTOLS AT SHOT SHOW 2018

  This year’s Shot Show saw the introduction of some impressive pistols from some of the industry’s most highly regarded manufacturers. Ruger, Kimber and Hudson all had solid offerings, but striker pistol offerings ruled the roost. The Glock 19X, a … Continue reading

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NEW FN SCAR®-SC SUBCOMPACT CARBINE

At Milipol Paris 2017 FN Herstal, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of small arms, unveiled an addition to the FN SCAR® family: The FN SCAR®-SC subcompact carbine. SCAR rifles are currently in use within the SOF community and have … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers and FN Training Tips

Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related … Continue reading

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LARRY VICKERS ON THE FN CAL

Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related … Continue reading

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LARRY VICKERS ON THE FN M249S PARA

Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers On FN Commercial Carbines

Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related … Continue reading

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FN IS NOW MAKING FN 15 PATROL CARBINES IN SBR FORMAT COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE

  FN America, LLC announced today the release of two FN 15™ Patrol carbines in short barreled configurations, available to commercial customers. These two new carbines are the first time FN has offered short barreled rifles for sale to the … Continue reading

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LARRY VICKERS REVIEWS FNS STRIKER FIRED PISTOLS

  Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms … Continue reading

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FN Adds The FN M249S PARA To Its FN Military Collector Series

The FN M249S™ Para, a semi-automatic version of the M249 Para light machine gun, was originally developed by FN Herstal as the FN MINIMI® and adopted by the U.S. Military in 1988. The rifle features the signature 16-inch FN cold … Continue reading

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FNH SMALL ARMS OF SOFIC 2016

One of my favorite pistols is the FNX-45 Tactical, a tremendous improvement over the FNP Tactical. It’s low bore axis makes the pistol  very easy to control. The grip is nicely textured which when combined with the interchangeable backstarp makes … Continue reading

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MEDIA DAY AT THE RANGE WITH FNH USA

My next stop at the range was the FNH exhibit; there, I was hoping to get hands on their Military Collectors Series. There are three systems that make up the series: M4, M16 and M249S; all of which are street … Continue reading

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Labor Day Weekend Kit Porn

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BAWIDAMANN FNH COLLABORATION

FN America, and Bawidamann Blades partnered to produce 250 limited edition knives exclusively for FN.  Serial number 001 was auctioned off  during SHOT SHOW with the proceeds donated to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation (SOWF).  The remaining 249, priced at … Continue reading

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FN HERSTAL AT SHOT SHOW 2015

FNH introduced its newest precision rifle, the SCR 20, at SHOT SHOW 2015. The rifle was specifically designed to meet a U.S. Army solicitation for a more compact 7.62×51 platform. The SCR 20 is an adaptation of the SCAR platform … Continue reading

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Governor Nikki Haley’s Visit to FN Manufacturing

I sincerely hope that Nikki Haley gives serious consideration to a run at the White House. In this video she discusses her visit with FN Manufacturing in Columbia, South Carolina. She, like Governor Rick Perry of Texas are diligently working … Continue reading

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The Advantage Tactical Sight for FNH USA Pistols

The Advantage Tactical Sight (ATS) was developed by WrenTech president, Richard Nasef, in response to the inadequate iron sight products he found in the marketplace. Nasef, a practicing psychotherapist in New Mexico and California, as well as a firearms enthusiast, … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2013–Closing Comments and Photo Gallery

This year’s SOFIC conference was an exciting event and every bit as good as prior years. The combined efforts of NDIA and USSOCOM account for that. There was, as always, a wealth of information transferred. If you are a small … Continue reading

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What Companies Are Still In The Running In The Army’s Carbine Competition? – Reader Question

  As of March 2013 the following companies are still in the running: Colt Defense FNH USA Heckler & Koch Remington Adcor Defense Beretta

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Something is Fakakta!

SSD reports from the Fort Benning Maneuver Conference that Colt Defense is now building SAWs (M240). On the flip side FNH is building M16s. This is no schmegegge! Check the pictures out!    

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