FN’s New FN 509 Tactical 9mm Pistol

FN introduced their FN 509 9mm striker-fired pistol last year. It was a product of their bid for the Army’s Modular Handgun System contract. Now, they’re expanding the 509 line with the new, optics-ready 509 Tactical 9mm pistol. We’ve had our hands on the 509 Tactical for a couple of weeks now and so far, […]

Gun Review: FN 509 Striker-Fired 9mm Semi-Automatic Pistol

The 509 was born out of FN’s multi-million dollar bid for the U.S. Army’s Modular Handgun System contract. FN is coy about the MHS testing protocols and the results generated by the new gun. But the Belgian gunmaker claims their striker-fired pistol exceeded DOD, NATO and their own even more rigorous requirements for drop, dust, temperature and salt spray tests. And that […]