The United States Air Force is set to replace its existing magazines with the polymer Magpul GEN M3 PMAG.
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News of the switch was confirmed in an official document obtained by Soldier Systems entitled “USAF Authorized Small Arms and Light Weapons (SA/LW) Accessories (as of 28 July 17)” which states that the GEN M3 PMAG PMAG in black and tan will be used in all M4/M4A1 carbines, M16 rifles, GUU-5P carbines and M249 SAWs.
All older USGI magazines, as well as the Army’s newer Enhanced Performance Magazine, will be phased out in a process the USAF refers …Read the Rest
Source:: Tactical Life