US SOCOM still using SCAR-L


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Quiet
August 18, 2010, 08:16 AM
Looks like the earlier internet rumors/speculations that US SOCOM had cancelled the Mk 16 (FN SCAR-L) were premature.

http://www.fnhusa.com/mil/press/detail.asp?id=92

U.S. Special Operations Command notified FN that the Special Operations Forces Combat Assault Rifle (SCAR) family of weaponsóthe MK 16 (5.56mm) and MK 17 (7.62mm) combat assault rifles and MK 13 grenade launcherówas approved for full-rate production. The Full-Rate Production Decision Review by the Milestone Decision Authority occurred on July 30, 2010.

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Sam1911
August 18, 2010, 08:20 AM
Being discussed here: http://www.thehighroad.org/showthread.php?t=539251

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