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Army chief: You want a new pistol? Send me to Cabela’s with $17 million

Army chief: You want a new pistol? Send me to Cabela’s with $17 million

As the Army embarks on evaluating and testing new service pistol contestants, the Army’s top general wants to scrap the long, expensive multi-year process and just pick a gun.

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has repeatedly complained about the convoluted, slow and expensive acquisitions process, and cited the Modular Handgun System program as a glaring example.

Source: Army chief: You want a new pistol? Send me to Cabela’s with $17 million