Posted on 14/07/2012 by Strike-Hold Best wishes to our French readers! This entry was posted in History. Bookmark the permalink. ← Friday Foto UW Gear MINUTEMAN MKII Chest Rig → 4 Responses to Bastille Day Pingback: France replacing the famous FAMAS | Strike – Hold! Lawrence says: 17/07/2012 at 04:13 These guys are French Air Force Commandos. They’ve adopted the HK416, but the FAMAS is still the standard rifle of the French armed forces. Riceball says: 16/07/2012 at 13:29 Interesting pic in that there’s not a FAMAS in sight. Has France already moved away from the FAMAS or this some sort of special unit that get to use what, an AR variant or a Sig? Oliver Fisher says: 14/07/2012 at 17:40 Thanks !