Ammo Inc (NASDAQ: POWW) has announced that it has been bestowed an indenture by the Irregular Warfare Technical Support Directorate (IWTSD) to scheme and fabricate manifold Ballistically Matched Multi-Purpose Rounds in the sustenance of U.S. military operations.
Ammunition being developed will provide snipers ability to switch round
The BM-MPR ammo is being advanced to deliver sharpshooters with the aptitude to change from regular issue match-grade ammo to BM-MPR, minus re-zeroing their armament. BM-MPRs, by enterprise, transport superior presentation in the field against a broader diversity of objectives. This novel, advanced execution BM-MPR will be ballistically harmonized to existing marksman match-grade ammo, providing sharpshooters with this continuous competence and therefore snowballing lethality.
“The tactical operators being aided by IWTSD and our corporation on this bundle are the finest warfighters in the biosphere. As such, they have sole and quickly developing requirements. This package falls directly into that group, addressing a challenging requirement called out by DoD,” said Fred Wagenhals, AMMO’s Chairman and CEO.
Mr. Wagenhals continued, observing that “our present team took over our labors to support the U.S. military in May 2019 – and this team’s fixated and professional efforts are paying bonuses for the company and the world-class warfighters we are driven to sustenance. They have made sure we remain original and reactive, able to move quickly in R&D to address exclusive military needs, integrating our collection of products wherever appropriate.”
The Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict (ASD(SO/LIC)) instituted the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) in 1999 to combine its investigation and expansion programs. The investigation and expansion exertion that provisions the interagency Technical Support Working Group (TSWG) was the first package to change to CTTSO. The TSWG is separated into ten subcategories.
Section 922 of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act focused on ASD(SO/LIC) report unswervingly to the Secretary of Defense. On November 18, 2020, the Acting Secretary of Defense sanctioned the ASD (SO/LIC) to convert the CTTSO to the Irregular Warfare Technical Support Directorate (IWTSD).
IWTSD’s assignment is to classify and grow competencies for DoD to lead Irregular Warfare against all opponents, including near-peer contestants and non-state actors, and deliver those competencies to DoD mechanisms and interagency associates.