It seems like the light-maker is certainly growing in popularity, as every year they release more and more weapon lights. One of the great additions to their product lineup for 2020, is the TLR-8A and TLR-8AG flex models.
For the uninitiated, the Kestrel is one of the most advanced, hand-held combination weather/ballistic calculators on the market. It acts as a portable weather station, offers ballistic solutions based on a given round’s ballistic coefficient, wind solutions and even cross-wind solutions.
U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) awarded L3Harris Technologies an initial $86 million full-rate production order for Falcon IV AN/PRC-163 two-channel handheld tactical radios that will provide Special Operations Forces operators with advanced communications capabilities.
The protest was based on a contract between Crane and Sig Sauer awarded in October 2018 revolving around Sig’s Squad-Variable Powered Scope (Second Focal Plane) offering — officially known as the SU-293/PVS — which Crane decided to pick up for SOCOM’s special operators.
The notice targets the L2C holsters built for Sig Sauer’s P320 and the P250 but specifically outlines safety issues with using that holster for an M17 or M18 handgun — the Army’s new modular handgun that was built to replace the Beretta M9.