Daily Archive: September 25, 2016

Weapon of Choice: France Picks German-made HK 416 Assault Rifle to Replace Iconic FAMAS

France has chosen the German-made Heckler & Koch HK 416 carbine to replace its iconic FAMAS assault rifle, which has been used by the French Army for over 40 years. The weapon became synonymous for its use by French soldiers. The legendary but old-fashioned FAMAS, designed in France by the Manufacture d’armes de Saint-Etienne (MAS), will be replaced by the...