Dyess AFB Allows Concealed Handgun Transport in POVs

From our good friends at XBRADTC comes this very interesting bit of news.

Quoting now from the source:

… now permits authorized personnel that possess a current and valid Texas Concealed Handgun License or a reciprocating state concealed carry license to transport and secure privately-owned handguns in privately-owned vehicles within legal boundaries of Dyess Air Force Base.”While this policy change does not allow concealed carry on base, it does allow those who carry concealed weapons to transport them onto and off the base in their vehicles,” said Col. David Benson, 7th Bomb Wing commander.

I’m not sure if this had been in works before the Mohammedan massacre at San Bernardino, or if the good Colonel took quick and decisive action afterwards. Either way it’s a very good step in the absolute right direction. I only wish the Marine Corps had lead the way.

Speaking of readiness– How do you stand? What do you carry everyday? What is your training plan? What is your plan to fill in your gaps and vulnerability? If the massacre by Mohammedans at San B were a one-off, perhaps we could be forgiven some laxity. But it’s not. The massacre at San B and the other acts of directed and inspired violence that preceded it point to more in the future. We’d best get that through our heads.

About vmijpp

VMIJPP hails from the star city of the south, Roanoke, Virginia. A 1989 graduate of the Virginia Military Institute, he is a retired artillery officer in the United States Marine Corps, with time in both the active and reserve sides. He served in Iraq in 2004, and in Afghanistan in 2009-2010. He joined the magnificent OPFOR.com as a guest blogger from the now defunct but never uninteresting Rule 308, where he denounced gun control and other aspects of tyranny, and proclaimed the greatness of the United States. When the sun set on OPFOR.com, he migrated here with Keydet1976 and the others.
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