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US Army About to Cancel Carbine Replacement

May 8, 2013 by · Comment
Filed under: Colt Defense, Syndicated Industry News 

m4a1_marinesThe US Army is likely to cancel a plan to replace its M4 assault rifles with a new carbine. The Army prepared for a selection of three finalists of a major evaluation, before committing over $300 millins for new Carbines over the next five years. It...

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EDGEWOOD, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Smiths Detection has been awarded a $30 million order for the United States Department of Defense’s Joint Chemical Agent Detector (JCAD) program. The latest order for the enhanced M4A1 JCADs, which started delivery in April 2011, takes the total awarded to Smiths Detection to more than $350 million under the long-running JCAD program. The M4A1 JCAD is based on Smiths Detection’s LCD 3.3, an advanced, detect-to-warn device that protects troops or emergency responde



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