So they're ordering more SBRs as opposed to standard length rifles??
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The next big NATO Army AR replacement program/test will be the German Army replacement for the G36.
While the HK416A5 is considered an insider, there will be competition from FN, Beretta, SIG and likely Rheinmetall/Steyr with their new fairly conventional RS556.
Rheinmetall and Steyr Mannlicher unveil RS556 assault rifle | IHS Jane's 360
Steyr's are generally well known for great barrels and reliability and intense pre-release/tender testing.
It will be interesting as other Armies are watching to include the US and the UK.