Article written about the Steyr Arms Training Academy by Jay Langston from Tactical Life Magazine, March 2019 Issue.
The Steyr AUG A3 M1- The ultimate bug-out bullpup
Both the World War II-era Steyr-produced MP40 submachine gun and the Steyr AUG modern combat riﬂe introduced comparably revolutionary reﬁnements into the art and science of gun making.
Ergonomics is most often associated with describing automobile interiors, but in the case of Steyr’s revised M-A1 and S-A1 pistols, it’s a good word to use because it applies to the way this gun fits the hand.
The new Steyr-Mannlicher SM 12 just may be the most conventional bolt-action sporting rifle coming out of Germany or Austria today. Compared to guns like the Blaser R93 and R8, the Merkel RX Helix and KR1, the Sauer 202, the Krieghoff Semprio, the Anschutz 1727 and the Heym SR-30 to name just a few, the SM 12 is downright pedestrian in its design!