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$6.8M for FN M249 SAWs

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FN’s M249 “Minimi” FN Manufacturing Inc. in Columbia, SC received a $6.8 million modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for M249 Squad Automatic Weapon 5.56mm light machine guns. At a unit replacement cost estimated at just over $4,000 by, this order would amount to about 1,650-1,700 weapons. Work will be performed in Columbia, SC and […]

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