Category Archives: Weapons Lockers for SUVs

Without Fanfare, NSSF’s FixNICS Campaign Has Made a Difference

As this week is the tenth anniversary of the Virginia Tech tragedy, we are reminded of the crucial role played by the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in firearms transactions. Every federally licensed firearms retailer (FFL) is required by law to run a background check through NICS before transferring a firearm to

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U.S. Army Awards Contract for Recapitalization of Heavy Vehicle Fleet

Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, announced today that it has been awarded multiple delivery orders from the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) to recapitalize its Family of Heavy Tactical Vehicles (FHTV). Oshkosh will bring the Army’s fleet of Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Trucks (HEMTT) and Palletized Load Systems (PLS)

With no bullets, Mobile High-Energy Laser shoots drones from sky

A Stryker combat vehicle equipped with a 5kW laser and an array of sensors spent several minutes scanning the horizon for a wayward “enemy” drone. On a television screen in a nearby tent off Thompson Hill — a range used during the 10-day Maneuver Fires Integrated Experiment here — observers watched the black and white

Celebrate ‘Shot Heard ‘Round the World Day’ and Urge Congress to Act on Gun Range Bill

April 19, 2017 By Larry Keane Today, April 19, is a pretty significant day for gun owners. It was on this day, 242 years ago, that an American fired the “Shot Heard ‘Round the World,” at the Battles of Concord and Lexington. It was the start of our American Revolution, the stand made for American

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Kevin O’Brien

I’m sorry to have to tell you all that my brother Kevin O’Brien, host of this blog, passed away peacefully this morning at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. Let me start with some housekeeping.  First, the email address hognosecommunity@comcast.net remains active and you may get more and better updates there.  I say this because

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