Filforce will be conducting Balikatan 2007-2 OP:BASILAN FURY that simulates a joint exercise by Philippine and US Forces in the jungles of Basilan, Philippines. The opfor will represent the Abu Sayyaf Group -- a Jamiya Islamiya affiliated islamist group known for terrorist bombings in Southeast Asia such as the Bali Bombings. The event will be on 15 September 2007.
Editor's Note: This is originally titled as "JG MP5 PDW and MP5K Price Drop at SHORTY USA" when it was pointed out that markings of the "JG" models are actually Galaxy marks. Somebody at Shorty USA must think that all ACMs are Jing Gong models. The Galaxy MP5 PDW and MP5K models are on sale at Shorty USA Tactical Gear. The Delaware-based airsoft retailer offers some of the lowest priced AEGs in the US online and has made a price drop in its JG stock.
The first ever National Airsoft Challenge developed by The Museum of Military History, and MAC-V has your challenge ready. This new style of airsoft event offers a balance between scenario game play and competition. Airsoft Challenge will raise the level of realism, teamwork, and leadership through a series of real-world challenges under combat conditions that include special effects, military vehicles, and missions designed to test your skills and abilities.
The Fusil Automatique Léger (Light Automatic Rifle) or FAL is a 7.62×51 NATO self-loading, selective fire rifle produced by the Belgian armaments manufacturer Fabrique Nationale de Herstal (FN) first seen as a prototype in 1947, introduced during the Cold War, and was adopted by many North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) countries. Around 17 countries use this rifle and its other variants.
Airsoft Armoury, located in Little Chalfont, Buckinghamshire, England, is now offering the Inokatsu M60E4 and Inokatsu M43 Support AEGs. The M60E4 is an improved version of the M60E3, with the M60 series still being in service in the US Armed Forces after it was introduced in 1957. The M60 family serves as a general all purpose machine guns that use the NATO 7.62mm cartridges.
The Inokatsu M60E4
G & G Armaments (Guay Guay Trading Co., Ltd.), established in 1986 and designs and manufactures high quality tuning, dressing parts, nylon outdoor gear, and airsoft guns, and also known for its quality products has released a new batch of pictures of the G & G G-SCAR-L. One of the distinct characteristics of the G-SCAR-L is that there is no wire power connector in the SCAR-L butt stock and no wires appear when you fold the stock in CQC mode, as opposed to the Classic Army SCAR-L.
Sighting at the I Chih Shivan Enterprises (ICS) website. A picture of their upcoming L85 release is now posted there. No product information or specifications yet. Though we would like to note that the SUSAT may not be a standard feature but would be sold as a separate accessory like the STAR L85 version. But with the ICS reputation of easy field stripping, we bet that it will also be easily field stripped. Stay tuned for further information on this.
Airsoft GI, Southern California's largest walk-in store is offering basic packages of the ICS AK-74 RIS and X-74 Series. ICS airsoft products are well-known for the reliability, upgradability, easy maintenance, and the gearboxes are redesigned to work with the Tokyo Marui style and the Systema after market parts. These products have been introduced last 18 August, and Airsoft GI is now taking orders for these two products. Both packages are selling for US$308 (£155.43/€228.70).
SpecOpsWatch.com, has now in the market the KHS Navigator MK II. The MK II is one of its top range products for special military operations with Tritium light systems. The MK II uses tritium supplied by its Swiss partner, MB Microtec. The Navigator is famous among military watch collectors, and KHS watches are in use in many military and police units around the world.