U.S. Army


U.S. Army In The Market For A New Sniper Rifle

  According to Military Times, “The US Army’s PM Soldier Weapons has put out a sources sought request over on FedBiz [Federal Business Opportunities, a government agency] looking for sources to manufacture a complete weapon system or reconfigure some or all of the existing 7.62 x 51mm M110 Semi-Automatic Sniper System (SASS) currently available...


Tungsten Ammunition: Not Necessarily So Green

The U.S. Army, among others, has been using ammunition made from tungsten alloy metals in an attempt to find a “green,” non-lead ammunition. It looks like the search may just have to continue, based on research recently published in the scientific journal Chemical Research in Toxicology.