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    Chinese SWAT with Modded Type 79 Submachine Guns

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Chinese People’s Liberation Army have all but abandoned the venerable Type 79 Submachine Gun in favour of the newer QCW-05 bullpup personal defence weapon. It seems, however, that the Type 79 remains popular with China’s SWAT teams. Photos of upgraded and modded Type 79s have emerged. The […] More

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    Norinco’s SCAR Copy in 7.62x39mm, and Picatinny Mounted Grenade Launcher

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com A recent promotional video released by the Chinese state television program CCTV highlights developments in the joint venture between North China Industries and Chongqing Jianshe Industry Group to bring to market a Chinese copy of the SCAR. The 5.56x45mm and 7.62x51mm versions (NAR-556, and NAR-751) first started circulating in […] More

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    US Army’s NGSAR to Be Chambered for 6.8mm MAGNUM Round?

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Is the US Army pushing for a new high-powered 6.Xmm caliber with their new NGSAR program? Recently, the listing for the NGSAR industry day in December was updated with a document describing in part the agenda of the second conference. Scheduled for 9:45 in the morning in the […] More

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    Chinese NSG-127 Spotted in Turkmen Armed Forces Parade

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com At a recent Independence Day parade held in the capital of Turkmenistan, a Chinese Norinco NSG-127 12.7x108mm anti-material rifle was spotted being carried in the procession of Turkmen troops. In multiple clips we see the rifle being held by Turkmen soldiers while riding on their vehicles, or attached […] More

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    Heckler & Koch stops supplying the Hong Kong Police

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com HK will not ship to HK, that’s the news in short based on the latest development. According to several sources, for instance Asia Times, Heckler & Koch from Germany have refused to sell MP5 sub-machine guns, accessories and spare parts to the Hong Kong Police Force. As The […] More