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2011 Duty Gear Press Releases

November 03, 2011
Bianchi Cowboy Launches the Kenda Lenseigne Signature Series

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, announces the Kenda Lenseigne Signature Series, a line of mounted shooting rigs designed by world record holder, Kenda Lenseigne for Bianchi Cowboy. The collection includes four performance-based rigs in a variety of distinctive materials and finishes including embossed snake print and real cow hair.

June 15, 2011
Team Safariland Members Doug Koenig and Rob Leatham Win Big at 2011 NRA Bianchi Cup

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, proudly congratulates Team Safariland members for their wins at this year’s MidwayUSA/NRA Bianchi Cup National Championship. Doug Koenig placed 1st overall in the Open Division; Rob Leatham placed 1st in the Production Division; Mike Voigt finished strong at 3rd overall in the Open Division. Additionally, the Team Safariland ladies won big this year with two 1st place wins and a 3rd place win overall. The 32nd annual event was held in Columbia, Mo., May 25 – 28.

May 09, 2011
New Bianchi Leather Pocket Piece Holster for the Concealment Market

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of a new Bianchi® pocket holster, the Model 152 Pocket Piece™, offering a specific firearm fit and a unique “Vertical Assist” finger pad to help facilitate the draw from the pocket. This full grain leather design is offered for small frame revolvers and semiautomatics.

May 09, 2011
Safariland Introduces Open Top Holster for the New Taser X2 Electronic Discharge Weapon

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that it has released the Model 5122 EDW Open Top Holster with Belt Clip, an all-new compact duty holster design featuring open top access with trigger guard retention for the recently released Taser® X2™ electronic discharge weapon.

April 26, 2011
New Bianchi Leather Holster for the Concealment Market

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of the Bianchi® Model 101 Foldaway™ holster, a brand new design for semiautomatic handguns. This simple, yet innovative holster essentially turns the exterior of a belt into the interior of a holster, allowing for an extremely compact, concealable carry for a handgun.

February 07, 2011
Team Safariland Member Maggie Reese on New Season of "Top Shot"

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announces that Team Safariland shooter Maggie Reese has been selected as a participant on the hit reality show, Top Shot, Season 2 on the History Channel.

January 19, 2011
Safariland Introduces Dedicated 3-Gun Case for Growing Multi-Gun Competition Market

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the release of the Model 4556 3-Gun Competition Case for the competitive shooting market. An entirely new design, this model was developed specifically for use by competitors in the rapidly growing Multi-Gun shooting arena. Providing key features requested by today’s competitive shooter, this case offers efficient organization and eliminates the need for several separate cases or gear bags.

January 19, 2011
Bianchi Leather Concealment Holsters for the Taurus Judge

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the addition of four new fits for the Bianchi Model 5 Black Widow™ and 7 Shadow® II to accommodate the popular Taurus Judge revolver handgun models in both 2.5” and 3” cylinder sizes.

January 19, 2011
New Bianchi Leather Holsters for the Concealment Market

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of three new Bianchi® leather holster models for the concealed carry and law enforcement markets. These new offerings are constructed of the same rich, full-grain leather for which Bianchi is so well known and they feature sleek contour molding for a traditional friction fit.

January 19, 2011
New Bianchi Slimline Magazine Pouches Saves Space on Duty Belt

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, introduces two new magazine pouch designs in their Bianchi brand. The Slimline Double Magazine Pouch and the Slimline Triple Magazine Pouch are designed with the magazines facing narrow side out, offering officers additional space on an often-crowded duty belt.