D.o.D awards Lockheed $3.4 Billion contract for F-35 while A-10 Thunderbolt likely to get the boot.

The Associated Press reported yesterday that the Department of Defense awarded a $3.4 billion contract to Lockheed Martin Aeronautics to build fighter planes for the U.S military along with foreign services. The terms of the contract are that, the Lockheed will expand its manufacturing of various models of the F-35 fighter plane.

Team Wendy to release EXFIL LTP soon

A Render of the Exfil LTP

On Monday Team Wendy via Facebook released the photo (seen below) to announce that the Exfil LTP helmets release was only days away. This follows success of the original Exfil carbon helmet which was released around the same time last year.

4 Hi-quality Reddot Sight options for $200 and under

A list of red dot sights that I've use, my friends and colleagues have used, and that have been given high ratings by consumers. This is just my opinion however and i'm sure that there are other capable red dot sights out the for a good prices.


AR styled 308 rifles have been regaining popularity lately within the firearms community over the last year. Companies from big to small have also joined the fray with the introductions of new 308 riflesAnd so i figured it was time to look into a 308 AR of my own.

Magpul Industries MOE AK grip now shipping

MOE AK grip on a AK patterned rifle

Magpul industries has started shipping the new MOE AK grip, and its already selling out at retailers like Bravo Company USA . But that's no surprise as the grip caught everyone's eye at Shot Show earlier this year. 

LOADOUT: Cyclone Plate Carrier by Condor Outdoor

Cyclone Pate Carrier

I was recently able to get my hands on the cyclone plate carrier from Condor outdoor from a buddy who loaned it to me. And while i haven't had enough to give it a complete test and review, my initial impressions of this 100% made in America plate carrier are very positive. 

SPOTLIGHT: High Risk Training

High Risk Training (HRT) is an Ohio based training firm offering wide variety's of courses to Military, LEO and responsible Civilian shooters. President and CEO Jeem Newland and his hand picked associates come from various backgrounds in the MIL, LEO, and Civilian communities including US Marine Expeditionary Forces, QRF's, Surface Warfare Anti-Terrorist Team and NRA certified instructors to name a few.

ARMA 3 Launches

Armed Assault 3 or Arma 3 as its better known as, launches this week from independent developer Bohemia Interactive. this comes after a long cooperative alpha and beta phases between the Czech based developer and players in the Arma community.  The result is what most call, the most vast and realistic Sandbox military simulator on the market (or ever in some opinions).