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The original RFP called for up to 22,000 units. We're getting initially 7,000 and, at best, 16,000. That being said, according to the news release, this is an Army-centric buy. The other services will (may) be equipped later.
Remember, too, that this has dragged on so long that the project is older than the project team members.
- I thought the RCN uses Sig Sauers exclusively, not the Browning?
- Aside from fighter crews, I don't know who in the RCAF regularly uses the 9mm unless deployed.
Pretty sure the intent was to also replace the P225, P226 and P239 with the new gun, as the modular frame and slide method can accomplish all their roles in one.
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