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Plaintiffs filed the civil suit because BATFE did not respond to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request within the legal time limit.
JUNIOR CIVILIAN TEAM MAKES HISTORY AT 2009 NATIONAL TROPHY MATCHES WITH HORNADY® MATCH BULLETS
California GrizzliesThe California Grizzlies, a civilian junior rifle team shot Hornady 223 Rem 75 gr BTHP match bullets to make history by taking the 2009 National Trophy Infantry Team Match (NTIT), August 4th at Camp Perry, Ohio. The Grizzlies are the first-ever junior team to win the event, and the first time a civilian team beat out a military team in 79 years.
Congratulations to the outstanding young shooters who make up the California Grizzlies and their monumental achievement, Hornady is proud to have played a part in helping them make history.
EAM HORNADY SCORES PERSONAL BEST
Team Hornady shooters who participated in the 2009 National Trophy Team Match, shot Hornady 30-06 M1 Garand Match Ammunition to post a team high score. Team Hornady is comprised of Mike Sapporito (Team Captain), Mike Ginger (Coach), Dennis DeMille, Ken Davis, Bob Schanen, R. Lee Ermey (aka “The Gunny”), Jerry Van Treek, and Charlie Topp.
Camp Perry 2009Back row (L to R): Mike Sapporito, Ken Davis, Charlie Topp, Mike Gingher, Guy Fillinger, R. Lee Ermey (aka “The Gunny”), Dennis DeMille. Front row (L to R): Billy Van Treek, Neil Davies, Jerry Van Treek, Bob Schanen, Dave Zaffke, Frank Evika
HORNADY CLINICS AND PRODUCTS RECEIVE OVERWHELMING RESPONSE
The Hornady-sponsored reloading clinics held at Camp Perry were standing room only. Taught by Hornady Chief Ballistic Scientist, Dave Emary, the clinics featured basic and advanced reloading safety and techniques for service and match rifles, as well as in-depth discussion on reloading for M1 Garands and as-issued military rifles.
Hornady has been selected as the Official Ammunition Supplier for the 2009 National Springfield and Garand Matches, August 7 and 8, in Camp Perry, Ohio. Hornady 30-06 Garand Match Ammunition will be issued to all shooters competing in the Spri…
Hornady® Manufacturing, a world-renowned leader in ballistics technology, received two National Rifle Association (NRA) Publications Golden Bullseye Awards during a special ceremony at the 2009 NRA Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona in May. Hornady received the awards for the 450 Bushmaster, which is the “Shooting Illustrated” 2009 Ammunition Product of the Year, and the 300 RCM and 338 RCM, which are the “American Hunter” 2009 Ammunition Products of the Year. Articles featuring these products appeared in the May issue of “American Rifleman” and “American Hunter,” and in the June issue of “Shooting Illustrated.”
“The Golden Bullseye Award acknowledges the companies and individuals who pursue excellence and innovation in the manufacture of firearms, accessories and related equipment,” said Joe H. Graham, Executive Director of NRA Publications. “We honor our winners for bringing to market products remarkable in their utility to shooters and hunters.”
Highly prestigious within the shooting industry, the Golden Bullseye Awards honor the finest products available in the shooting sports. Winners are chosen by a committee of NRA Publication editors and staff with more than a century of collective experience in the firearm industry. Winning criteria includes: products must be recent introductions and available to consumers; feature innovative design and function; meet or exceed field reliability expectations; and demonstrate style befitting the firearm industry as well as good purchase value.
“The Golden Bullseye Awards signify success in the shooting industry,” said Hornady Manufacturing’s Steve Johnson, “Being honored by an organization as venerable as NRA Publications is extremely gratifying, as Hornady constantly strives to raise the bar for products serving hunters and shooting enthusiasts.”
Nicknamed, “The Thumper,” the 450 Bushmaster, a joint development between Bushmaster Firearms and Hornady Manufactuirng, introduces radical big bore performance to the AR-15 platform, and is suitable for shooting any North American game from prairie dogs to bear, by simply switching uppers. Firing a .452″ 250 gr. patented FTX™ (Flex Tip eXpanding) bullet, with an overall cartridge matching the 223 Remington at 2.25″, the 450 Bushmaster delivers surprisingly flat trajectories and tremendous downrange energy.
The 300 RCM and 338 RCM exceed 300 and 338 Win Mag performance, but do so in short action rifles with 20″ barrels. This lighter weight and compact package enables hunters to trek with greater ease through heavy brush and rugged terrain in the most extreme hunting environments. Optimized case geometry delivers more velocity with 10-15% less powder, an extended barrel life, less recoil, and lower muzzle blast. Superior temperature stability from -15°F to 140°F ensures reliable magnum performance from the Alaskan glacial fields to the African Savannah.