TITLE

Assault Rifle Update

AUTHOR(S)
Alpo, Paul V.
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Armada International;Aug/Sep2005, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at several assault rifle models developed in various nations in 2005. Weapon system being searched by the U.S. Army; Development of Heckler & Koch G36 assault rifles; Modification by Steyr Mannlicher of its Aug bullpup rifle.
ACCESSION #
18129349

 

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