USMC Places Order for New Cold Weather Boots & Socks
The USMC has ordered 2,000 Intense Cold Weather Boots and 50,000 Intense Cold Weather Socks as part of an effort to ensure Marines stay warm in cold weather operations.
Soldiers Beat Marines for Top Honors at USMC Scout Sniper Course
Two US Army soldiers beat out their Marine classmates to earn 'high stalker' and 'high shooter' honors at the difficult Marine Scout Sniper Course.
Get The Magazines
WATCH: 2nd MARDIV Gunner Shows Quick PMAG Pouch Fix
Chief Warrant Officer 4, Jesse M. Schertz, 2nd Marine Division Gunner, shows how Marines can stretch out standard issue mag pouches in order to fit two Magpul PMAG magazines.
US Marine Corps Issues RFI for Lightweight .50 Caliber Ammunition
The US Marine Corps wants industry to supply new .50 caliber ammunition that is lighter than the linked belts machine gunners are using now.
USMC Awards Heckler & Koch a Contract for the M27 IAR System
Heckler & Koch has been awarded a contract worth almost $30 million to supply the USMC with 15,000 more M27 IAR systems and parts.
New, Lighter Marine Boots to be Tested at Parris Island This Summer
Two pairs of lighter Marine boots—the Danner Reckoning Hot Weather and Rocky Tropical—will be tested by recruits at Parris Island this summer.
Goodbye M40, Hello Mk 13 Mod 7: Marine Snipers to Get New Rifles
The US Marine Corps is set to replace its M40 sniper rifle system, first introduced during the Vietnam War, with the Mk 13 Mod 7.
You Won’t Want to Mess with the USMC’S Powerful MUX Drone
The USMC has put out a RFI for its MUX drone, detailing the capabilities, weapons, missions and timeline for the unmanned system.
REPORT: Every Branch Is Ordering the Modular Handgun System
The US Marine Corps, US Air Force, US Navy and US Coast Guard have all placed orders for the Modular Handgun System, Sig has confirmed.