Accokeek (United States)

Type: City
Name: Accokeek (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 38.667599
Longitude: -77.028297
population: 9,421
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Army Acquires Additional Beretta M9 9mm Pistols

Accokeek, MD  – Beretta Defense Technologies announced today the purchase by the U.S. Army of a quarter million dollars worth of additional M9 pistols from Beretta U.S.A. Corp.  The Army acquired the additional pistols by issuing the 6th delivery ... [Published Police One - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Gun law forces Beretta out of Maryland

The well-known gun maker said it will move to a new production facility it is building in the Nashville suburb of Gallatin that is set to open in mid-2015.Beretta general manager Jeff Cooper said that a sweeping gun-control measure that was passed last ... [Published ECN - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Bass tourneys abound, but not around here

Professional and semi-professional bass fishing tournaments may be avoiding the Hudson River since the 15-inch size limit on largemouth and smallmouth bass was imposed, but that doesn’t mean they abandoned New York altogether.The Bassmaster Sportsman’s ... [Published Daily Mail - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Strict anti-gun laws are costing blue states gunmakers' business

Hunting rifles of the Beretta company are seen at the exhibition stand at international gun fair...Beretta USA announced last week that it will relocate from Maryland to Tennessee , explaining that stringent gun laws supported by Democratic Gov. Martin ... [Published Washington Examiner - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Arms Industry Feeling the Blues

The arms industry, consisting of weapons manufacturers and military technology and equipment, is finding itself increasingly at a point where it is forced to re-strategize its position in the United States. Blue states in particular are making it hard ... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Manufacturing.net Rewind: A Revolutionary Fuel Cell; More Problems For GM

Check out some of this week's top headlines from across Manufacturing.net, from a new fuel cell system from GE to yet another delayed recall from General Motors.The New Power Generation: This Fuel Cell System Could Spark A RevolutionThere’s more than ... [Published Manufacturing.net - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Official Beretta Press Release

Read the official BerettaUSA announcement in its entirely regarding its decision to move its entire Maryland manufacturing capabilities to Tennessee.By NRA Staff ( RSS )July 01, 2014For Immediate Release:July 22, 2014BERETTA U.S.A. ANNOUNCES DECISION ... [Published American Rifleman - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Packing and Leaving

In the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre in Newtown, CN, several states moved to toughen their gun regulations.In the months after the December 2012 atrocity, New York, Connecticut and Maryland enacted broad new bans on assault weapons. Delaware ... [Published Business Facilities - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 20 reports

Gun-Control Drives Beretta Out Of Maryland

Beretta U.S.A. Corp., is leaving Accokeek, Maryland. Beretta announced they're moving to a new facility being built in Gallatin, Tennessee. This move will take 300 jobs out of Maryland. Beretta initially said it would only use its Tennessee facility to ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Beretta USA

Article by Jim HarrisShare this postSince 1526, the name Beretta has represented the ultimate in firearm quality and performance. Although the brand is most associated with Italy, where it has operated for 15 generations under the ownership of the same ... [Published Manufacturing Today - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

After theft of Nanteos Cup we look at the quest for the Holy Grail

While the mysterious Nanteos Cup is missing we try to track down other places that Cup of Christ that was sought after by King Arthur may be stashed awayThe quest for the Holy Grail, the cup Christ drank from at the Last Supper, has obsessed knights, ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. gun makers migrate to firearm-friendly South

CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA – The first gun manufacturer to leave Connecticut after it enacted tough new gun-control laws last year in the wake of the Newtown school shootings presented a commemorative rifle last week to the governor of South Carolina, ... [Published Japan Times - Jul 07 2014]

Quotes

..."The average durability of Beretta M9 slides is over 35,000 rounds, the point at which U S Army testing ceases," he said. "The average durability of M9 frames is over 30,000 rounds and the average durability of M9 locking blocks is 22,000 rounds."
...of these components to U S military depots," commented Gabriele de Plano, Beretta U S AS A s Vice President of Military Marketing & Sales.  "We are, as always, honored and pleased to be able to serve our U S Armed Forces by providing our service men and women with a reliable and accurate pistol that has been proven in combat time and time again."
"We're disappointed with this decision, but the common-sense gun safety law we passed, which includes licenses for handgun purchases, is keeping schools, communities and law enforcement personnel safe" said Nina Smith, an O'Malley spokeswoman

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U.S. Army Orders Additional Beretta M9 9 mm Pis... [Published American Rifleman - Jul 29 2014]
U.S. Army Acquires Additional Beretta M9 9mm Pi... [Published Police One - Jul 29 2014]
Gun law forces Beretta out of Maryland [Published ECN - Jul 29 2014]
Army Buys More M9 Pistols [Published Military.com - Jul 29 2014]
Bass tourneys abound, but not around here [Published Daily Mail - Jul 29 2014]
Gun manufacturer Beretta moves to Tennessee, bl... [Published Russia Today - Jul 29 2014]
Strict anti-gun laws are costing blue states gu... [Published Washington Examiner - Jul 27 2014]
Arms Industry Feeling the Blues [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 26 2014]
Beretta Leaves Maryland, Finds Welcome Receptio... [Published NRA-ILA - Jul 26 2014]
Manufacturing.net Rewind: A Revolutionary Fuel ... [Published Manufacturing.net - Jul 25 2014]
Official Beretta Press Release [Published American Rifleman - Jul 25 2014]
Packing and Leaving [Published Business Facilities - Jul 24 2014]
Beretta's back story [Editorial] [Published Baltimore Sun - Jul 23 2014]
Gun-Control Drives Beretta Out Of Maryland [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Jul 23 2014]
Gun-Control Drives Beretta Out Of Maryland [Published Forbes.com - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta ditches Maryland for Tennessee over tou... [Published UPI - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta Moving Factory To Tennessee In Response... [Published Opposing Views - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta to move gun production from Md. [Published Baltimore Sun - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta USA flees Maryland for greener pastures [Published RedState Blog - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta Moves All Manufacturing Out of Maryland [Published American Rifleman - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta moving to Tennessee over Maryland gun laws [Published Capital Bay - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta leaves Maryland over gun laws, heads fo... [Published Washington Times - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta to move out of Maryland due to gun-cont... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta: Gun Laws Force Jobs to Move Out of Mar... [Published Eldersburg Patch - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta to move gun-factory jobs, blames Md. gu... [Published Washington Post - Jul 23 2014]
Beretta: Gun law forcing move out of Maryland [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jul 22 2014]
Beretta moving to Tennessee over Maryland gun laws [Published WJLA.com - Jul 22 2014]
Beretta to move gun production from Maryland [Published Baltimore Sun - Jul 22 2014]
Maryland gun law concerns pushing Beretta to Te... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 22 2014]
Beretta Leaves MD After New Gun Law [Published NBC San Diego - Jul 22 2014]
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Beretta USA flees Maryland for greener pastures [Published RedState Blog - Jul 23 2014]
The gunmaker Beretta has announced it will be relocating its manufacturing facility in Prince Georges County, Maryland to a new facility in Gallatin, Tennessee. The move will cost Maryland 160 direct jobs plus an undetermined number of jobs related ...
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