SPECIAL OPS BREACHING By Cameron Hopkins
Master the art of forcible entry for today’s extreme urban combat scenarios.
RETURN OF THE KING By Jeff Hall
The 1911 platform is reigning supreme again, on and off duty!
PIEDMONT TRIAD S.W.A.T. By Christian Shepherd
Superbly trained tactical team is on alert and ready to roll in the mean streets!
UNDER FIRE As Reported By Lamar Underwood
An amazing story of brothers in arms putting their lives on the line
to save a wounded soldier.
MISSION ADAPTABLE GLASS By Dave Spaulding
Today’s soldier must engage targets near and far. Here are the optics that
pave the way to higher hit probabilities.
EVOLUTION OF ONE-SHOT KILLS By Michael Haugen
A new war requires new doctrine, new tools and new sniper training.
S.W.A.T. VS. SPEC OPS By Cameron Hopkins
LE tactical teams are undergoing a “militarization” in everything from equipment and uniforms to tactics and terminology.
PROTECTING THE WARFIGHTER By Jack Satterfield
New war wagons will provide safer convoys for troops on vehicle patrol missions.
THE FALL OF FALLUJAH By Ross Simpson
The coalition deploys its premier tactical weapon—the U.S. Marines!
WAGING WAR’S STICKER SHOCK & AWE By Jack Satterfield
DoD’s budget quandary: Paying for tomorrow’s weapons and today’s upkeep!
RESCUE OPS BLADES By Steven Dick
When seconds count, a tool can make the difference between life and death.
BRIEFING ROOM Getting trained and armed for battle By Lamar Underwood
INSIDE THE WIRE Part one of a soldier’s odyssey from Iraq By Specialist “Tony”
HIGH-TECH GEAR Operators can now look before leaping By Michael O. Humphries
TACTICAL MEDICINE How to handle blast sites and injuries By Dan Olesnicky, MD
STRENGTH TRAINING New system gets you fit as a SEAL By Patrick Durkin
BAD HOLLYWOOD TW readers fire back! By John Fasano
BOOK & VIDEO REVIEWS Straight talk on three new works By Steven Dick
UP ARMORED Introducing the new age of operator protection By Jack Satterfield
COMBAT LEGENDS Profile of the greatest known female sniper By Ross Simpson
NOW ON DUTY Newly awarded weapons and gear contracts
SOUND OFF Gunny’s all “fired-up” about tree huggers and more
We take a look at what’s new in custom, handmade knives.
by Tactical Knives / Mar 1, 2008