For the forces in Afghanistan, U.S. Army sniper rifle with M24E1 (Figure)
XM2010 U.S. Army sniper weapon system is called” M24E1 “type of sniper rifle
site October 18, 2010 roundup The U.S. Army awarded the company an indefinite delivery Remington date/no determine the number of contract delivery, requires the company to provide 3600 troops in Afghanistan, modified M24 sniper rifle. Program Executive Office (PEO) 2010 年 10, today announced, Remington 250 units will be delivered in the near future XM2010 sniper weapon system, they want to be deployed in late December.
U.S. troops in Afghanistan is now need for a more lethal sniper rifle, it is learned, XM2010 sniper weapon system already has a prototype of the future sniper weapons, will serve at least the next decade.
the M24 sniper rifle is based on the modified, using the .300 Winchester mag caliber and capacity of shells Farm slave volume 5 issue of the magazine. XM2010 sniper weapon systems include installed Leupold Mark 4 6.5-20×50 mm Extended Range/Tactical Sight rail, in addition, you can also install the AN/PVS-29 night vision sight and quick installation of silencer. New caliber sniper rifle can enhance the effective range. (Northern Science and Technology Information Institute Wang Zhixin)