No brass, no ammo
A Soldier from U.S. Army Contracting Command engages targets with an M9 pistol during the unit's biannual weapons qualification at a range on Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. The training is part of ACC's program to maintain readiness and to be prepared to deploy Soldiers in support of operations around the world.

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.-- More than 40 Army Contracting Command Soldiers here tested their shooting skills Aug. 21, completing their weapons qualification training.

According to Sgt. 1st Class Kirk Kuebbing, Talent Management/Training Division, ACC Deputy Chief of Staff Human Capital, G-1, Army Regulation 350-1, Training Army Training and Leader Development, requires all active duty Soldiers to complete weapons qualifications semi-annually.

He said the officers and non-commissioned officers fired 3,000 rounds of 9mm ammunition through their M9 semi-automatic pistols.

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