Industry Response to New Walmart Ammunition Policy

Hornady, NSSF Weigh in on Walmart Decision to Drop Handgun Ammo

Last week, Walmart its decision to discontinue the sale of .223 and 5.56 ammunition – which they referred to as “short-barreled rifle ammunition” – calibers commonly used in AR-15 rifles. Perhaps even more startling to the firearms industry and gun rights advocates was the second part of the retailer’s announcement – to drop all ammo as well.

New Training Venue for Family 1st Defense!

Air Zoo Classroom
Air Zoo Classroom

Family 1st Defense has partnered with the Air Zoo Aerospace & Science Museum in Portage to host several of our future training events. The Air Zoo, located just south of the Kalamazoo Battle Creek International Airport at 6151 Portage Road, offers a nicely-equipped conference suite on the 2nd (mezzanine) level.

At this time, we are scheduled to hold the following classes at the Air Zoo:

  • Michigan CPL Training – Saturday, September 21
  • Michigan CPL Training – Sunday, October 20
  • Michigan CPL Training – Saturday, November 16

Seats remain for all three of these classes.

Air Zoo amenities include bright, comfortable conference rooms, in-room beverage service, and the on-site Kitty Hawk Cafe on the main level. The Kitty Hawk menu offers a wide range of affordable lunch and snack food.

We are excited and proud to support the Air Zoo, and offer our students an improved training experience!