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Marine Corps seeks lighter machine gun ammo

1st May 2018 - 19:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley in California

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The US Marine Corps is exploring industry capabilities to provide a new lightweight .50 Caliber cartridge that will offer weight savings over currently fielded cartridges.

The service's Systems Command, Program Manager for Ammunition (PM AMMO), is exploring lighter options compared to the current M33 .50 Caliber cartridge in the ...

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