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US Has Ordered More than 11,000 JLTV Oshkosh

Source U.S. Military Notes

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Army Gets New Individual First Aid Kit, the IFAK II

WWW.Army.mil reported that soldiers will now be issued a new Individual First Aid Kit or IFAK2. The new, enhanced, kit contains the same treatment supplies as the original kit but adds a second tourniquet CAT, a tactical combat casualty card … Continue reading

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If You Thought Beretta’s M9 Was Headed For The Assisted Living Facility, Think Again!

The U.S. Army renewed its commitment to the  Beretta 9mm M9 by awarding Beretta a contract for up to 100,000 M9 pistols. An initial order for 4,600 pistols has already been released. All of the pistols will be manufactured in Beretta’s … Continue reading

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Picatinny Wins 6 Out Of 10 Awards For Best Army Inventions

40mm Infrared Illuminant Cartridge, M992: Soldiers now have capabilities to engage the enemy far more effectively during night operations. The Army’s new infrared illuminating cartridges/projectiles produce infrared light that is invisible to the naked eye, but is clearly visible through … Continue reading

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