FN To Showcase New Firearm Technology at 2017 SOFIC Conference

FN To Showcase New Technology at 2017 SOFIC Conference


(McLean, VA – May 15, 2017) – (ArmsVault.com) – FN America, LLC, maker of the world’s most battle-proven firearms, is pleased to announce that it will exhibit the latest in firearms development and technological advances alongside its parent company, FN Herstal, at the 2017 SOFIC Conference May 15 – 18, 2017, in Tampa, Florida.

On display will be the company’s newest model in the FN MK 48 medium machine gun series, the MK 48 Mod 2 that will feature the FN MINIMI® Mk3 upgrades which include a new, multi position buttstock, updates to the feed tray and cover, ergonomic handguard and bipod as well as updates to the cocking handle for easier manipulation from strong or weak hand position. The company’s latest commercial pistol release, the FN 509™, will be on display as well.

FN 509

FN Herstal, the parent company for FN America, LLC, will be demonstrating the FN® FCU Mk3, the latest generation in the company’s line of fire control units that are part of the company’s FN® e-novation range designed to enhance capability through technology. The fire control unit is designed to enhance hit probability for 40mm grenade launchers. The new FN FCU Mk3 improves upon the previous model by taking into account feedback from user experience with the earlier models and integrating latest generation of electronic modules. It retains the benefits of earlier versions like the automatic adjusted reticle as well as fast target acquisition night and day while adding a host of enhancements such as lateral compensation for Magnus effect and quick attachment mechanism.

Lastly, FN Herstal will be showcasing their additional components to the FN® SAM Small Arms Management solutions including the FN® SmartCore for FN SCAR® rifles and accompanying software to deliver reliable and fully updated information on firearms in real time, and remotely manage small arms fleet around the clock.

To learn more, please visit us at Booth #804 at the 2017 SOFIC Conference or visit us online at fnamerica.com

The World’s Most Battle-Proven Firearms.® | FN America, LLC, is a U.S. subsidiary of FN Herstal, S.A., a global leader in the development and manufacturing of high quality, reliable firearms for military, law enforcement and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia with manufacturing operations in Columbia, South Carolina, FN America is passionately committed to providing its customers with a portfolio of products, training and support services under the FN brand name that enhance their performance and safeguard their lives. For more information, visit us at www.fnamerica.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.