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    FN Herstal’s FCU Mk3 Fire Control Unit selected by Germany for Infantryman of the Future

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Companies in the business are gearing up for this week’s EnforceTac exhibition in Germany. TFB will be heading that way too, of course. FN Herstal are proud to announce that their FCU Mk3 Fire Control Unit has been chosen to the IdZ-ES program. Infanterist der Zukunft (Translated “Infantryman […] More

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    U.S. Law Enforcement Agencies Can Now Purchase FN SCAR-SC

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com FN America has announced that FN’s new SCAR-SC is now available for purchase for US law enforcement agencies at all levels. The subcompact carbine was first unveiled last year at Milipol 2017 in Paris by FN America’s parent company, FN Herstal. The FN SCAR-SC, chambered in 5.56x45mm, is now available in […] More

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    POTD: Aerial Door Gunning with .50 BMG

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com “Here comes Santa from the sky… Raining .50 BMGs until he runs dry…” Aerial Door Gunner, taste the words. Isn’t that what we all want to become in our next life? These pictures are from the German Bundeswehr, with no real reference. To the best of my knowledge […] More

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    NATO’s Forgotten First AK: The Madsen LAR

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Cold War is famous as the squaring off of two superpowers: The United States, and the Soviet Union, and their duel-by-proxy in Asia, the Middle East, and the Americas. The standard rifles of each side, as well, became proxies: On the Soviet side, the famous AK-47 (more properly […] More

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    Czech Republic Purchases More 7.62×51 FN Minimis

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Czech Republic are to purchase over 100 general purpose machine guns from FN Herstal. The Czech Army has agreed a deal to procure FN’s version of the Minimi light machine gun chambered in 7.62x51mm. In a contract notice published on 22 November, the Czech Ministry of Defense […] More

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    7.62mm HK433 Variant CONFIRMED by H&K at [AUSA 2017]

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The HK433 family is going full power, Heckler & Koch told TFB at the 2017 Association of the United States Army annual meeting. When speaking to representatives of the company about their new rifle which was being shown off in the USA for the first time, I asked […] More