The story below speaks volume. Every one else apparently chose something esle. Our forces. meanwhile, are following the US military by opting to use the M4 despite the well publicised problems with it.
The US military has a good reason. It is willing to wait for a laser gun to replace the M16/M4 series. Our excuse? None, although I have some idea why. It is libelous though!
News story and picture from hkpro.com
4.13.2007: The Norwegian Army adopts HK416 and places order for 8,200 units. After 11 years, the search for a rifle to replace the AG-3 is over. First units expected to be delivered in November. Order is worth $16.7 million. New rifles to be fitted with Aimpoints in an order worth $8.3 million.If you like this post, buy me an espresso. Paypal Payment