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Armalite Names the University of Florida 3-Gun Team to Ambassador Program

Armalite Names the University of Florida 3-Gun Team to Ambassador Program
Armalite is proud to announce its addition of the University of Florida 3-Gun Team to its Ambassador Program for the 2015 shooting season. Founded by four members of the Gator Pistol Team in mid-2014, the University of Florida 3- Gun Team competes in multi-gun and pistol matches throughout the East Coast. They are a fully functioning club with weekly practices at the Gainesville Target Range. Shortly after banding together, the team made a splash...

Armalite’s 3-Gun Giveaway at the 2015 NRA Annual Meetings

Armalite’s 3-Gun Giveaway at the 2015 NRA Annual Meetings
One lucky individual will walk away with an Armalite M153GN13 rifle in 5.56×45 mm, featuring a 13.5-in. stainless steel barrel and a new Armalite tunable muzzle brake. (The 13.5-in. models have a pinned/welded muzzle brake making the external barrel length 16 in.) This rifle also features an Armalite adjustable gas block to allow the rifle to be individually set for optimal performance and an Armalite free-floating handguard. A Raptor ambidextrous charging handle, Luth-AR MBA-1...

Armalite’s New 3-Gun Rifle is Shipping to a Dealer Near You!

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You may have heard the buzz by now and it is all true! Armalite is launching more than 17 SKUs in 2015 and they are coming fast to a dealer near you. First out of the factory is the Armalite 3-Gun Series. These rifles are jam packed with features for 3-gunners–introductory to professional–out of the box at a price point you can’t refuse. Purpose built for 3-gun and practical rifle competition, these rifles are...

Armalite Announces Jeremy Gresham as New Regional Sales Manager

Armalite is pleased to announce the addition of Jeremy Gresham to the team as our newest Regional Sales Manager. As the East Coast Regional Sales Manager, Jeremy will be responsible for distributor sales east of the Mississippi. After serving in the military with the U.S. Army, Jeremy joined the firearms industry in 2007 as an Assistant Manager with Kevin’s Guns and Sporting Goods in Tallahassee, FL, where he was responsible for the distribution and...

Armalite, Inc.® Announces New President

Armalite, Inc. announces the appointment of Tommy Thacker as new corporate President. Tommy brings nearly 20 years of top-level management, sales and firearms experience to Armalite. Tommy previously served as Director, Product Management for FNH USA, in McLean, Virginia. There, he supervised the LE and Commercial product team responsible for testing, qualifying and launching firearm lines including the SCAR 16S, SCAR 17S, FNX pistols, and the complete line of FNS Pistols. At FNH, Tommy...