Colt Canada is advertising an L119A2 variant of their L119 rifle intended for UK special forces. The rifle features a monolithic upper receiver, new prong flash hider, ambidextrous controls, and a partial 1913 rail handguard. No word yet on whether these rifles have been or will be adopted by the British armed forces.
Nathaniel is a long time firearms enthusiast who enjoys refining his understanding of small arms both on the range and in the drafting room. In addition to contributing to The Firearm Blog, he runs 196,800 Revolutions Per Minute, a blog devoted to small arms design and theory.