To compound that, the Armalite rifle he was caught with was linked to a string of murders including the Kingsmills massacre.
What does AR stand for?
AR stands for ArmaLite Rifle (engineering company; Genesco, IL)
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We have 156 other meanings of AR in our Acronym Attic
- Argent (Heraldic White or Silver)
- Argonne Area Office (US DOE)
- Arise Records
- Arista Records (record label)
- Arizona Republic (newspaper)
- Arkansas (US postal abbreviation)
- Arm's Reach
- Armalite (rifle company)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Sources said earlier that the NPA demanded for K3 light machine-gun and an Armalite rifle in exchange for the release of the hostages.
ASSAULT RIFLE 24% AUTOMATIC RIFLE 33% ARMALITE RIFLE [CORRECT ANSWER] 43% SOURCE: NSSF Note: Table made from pie chart.
Republicans can then pursue their goal of a united Ireland via the ballot box rather than down the barrel of an Armalite rifle.
But he was jailed for seven years after admitting having an Armalite rifle and ammunition CAPTION(S): The funeral cortege of Kathleen Feeney, pictured below, killed in 1973 by an IRA sniper in a failed ambush on British troops who they then accused of the shooting
Other phoney caches included 150 illegal firearms, 80 brand-new shotguns, Kalashnikov assault weapons, Armalite rifles, Thompson machine guns, Uzi sub-machine guns and 1,500 rounds of ammunition.
AIRLINE INDUSTRY INFORMATION-(C)1997-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD A GI Joe toy soldier was disarmed at Los Angeles International Airport after security staff spotted its tiny replica Armalite rifle.
To update this, consider the Russian AK-47 or Kalashnikov rifle design to the American M- 16 or Armalite rifle design.