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Air Force receiving new handguns to replace old M9 pistols


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 […]