Originally Posted by Guv
Just what we need right now to spend millions or more replacing a perfectly serviceable weapon with something new. How big a roll does the pistol play in the military services anyway, the caliber ain't changing any time soon. Besides M9's are prettier
Pretty much what I think.
How many battles are fought with pistols in modern warfare? Aren't pistols the modern replacement for sabers in the officer's uniform? They could be non-shooting replicas and serve their purpose just fine for the most part.