According to recent memorandum from HQ USAF/A4 regarding AFMAN 31-129:
“In advance of a rewrite of AFMAN 31-129, the attachment to this memorandum adds Chapter 7, Security Forces Small Arms and Light Weapons Sustainment Training, Chapter 8, Security Forces Dry-Fire Training with Laser Rounds, and Attachment 19, M18 Modular Handgun System (9 Millimeter [mm]) Including the General Officer Version.
U.S. and European security forces breach a hardened facility during a combat training course on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, May 30, 2015. Battlefield Leaders Assaulter Course, Integrated Combat Essentials -- or BLAC ICE is designed to teach security forces members from multiple countries advanced tactics and shooting skills for use in the event of a base security breach. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane)
These additions provide guidance on Security Forces small arms sustainment training and small arms dry-fire training, as well as guidance for Air Force personnel on handling procedures of the M18 Modular Handgun System (MHS), 9mm semiautomatic pistol. This memorandum also replaces AFMAN 31-129 AFGM 2018-01.”
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