CMP To Distribute 8,000 Surplus 1911s
These pistols, warehoused since the 1980s, are a great option if you are looking to buy a milsurp M1911/A1 pistol from the CMP. And, it might be a lot cheaper then you've heard! The sales of these WWII-era military arms will help support marksmanship programs
NDAA 2017 Releases M1911s, CMP Releases Buyer Requirements
One pistol per year, and they won't be sold on a first come, first serve basis; instead purchasers will be selected at random. The last release of milsurp M1911 pistols was decades ago through NRA via the Director of Civilian Marksmanship.
M1s? M1911A1s? M9s? CMP Looks Beyond The Finite Supply Of Milsurp
CMP needs a new income source, because the supply of surplus military arms is almost dried up