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Air Force receiving new handguns to replace old M9 pistols

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The Air Force has acquired about 125,000 M18s from Sig Sauer and is making them available to Security Forces and other combat arms units. The new weapons, purchased for $22.1 million, will replace the M9 pistols that have been used by airmen since 1985. “The Air Force bought the M9s back in the 1980s, and […]