American Eagle Adds Affordable Rifle and Handgun Ammunition Options

American Eagle Adds Affordable Rifle and Handgun Ammunition Options

High volume target shooters demand performance, affordability and consistency. New ammunition offerings from American Eagle® exceed expectations.

ANOKA, Minn. -(  Federal® introduces five new, economic and reliable options from American Eagle®. From one of the most trusted names in ammunition comes good quality loads designed for target practice. These rifle and handgun additions are best-suited for honing skills in an affordable manner. Available summer 2010.

Reliable ammunition. Easy on the pocketbook.

Four new centerfire handgun offerings meet the needs of individual shooters. The .38 Super load is designed to meet Bianchi power factor min and max. And the .327 Federal Magnum now has a softer shooting option for target practice. This new offering matches the Personal Defense® Hydra-Shok® load in felt recoil.

Feeding firearms the right ammunition helps shooters benefit from quality ammunition at the right price. American Eagle provides numerous options for the range. This product line allows shooters excellent ammunition to practice, train or enjoy some time shooting.

Another option for exciting caliber

Enthusiasts of the .338 Federal will be happy to have a load designed for affordable performance on the range. And the new lighter-shooting 185-grain option is ideal for the new AR-style rifles chambered in .338 Federal.

American Eagle Ammunition
American Eagle Ammunition


  • AE338F .338 Federal 185-grain Soft Point 2750 fps


  • AE38S3 .38 Super 115-grain JHP 1130 fps
  • AE327A .327 Federal 85-grain JSP 1400 fps
  • AE921 9x21mm 124-grain Soft Point 1150 fps
  • AE45LC 45 Colt 225-grain JSP 860 fps

For more information on the new American Eagle offerings, and the entire Federal Premium line, visit

About Federal® Cartridge Company:
Headquartered in Anoka, Minnesota, Federal Cartridge Company has been providing hunters and shooters with high-quality rimfire, centerfire and shotshell ammunition since 1922. It pioneered the Premium category of ammunition and is part of the world’s leading ammunition manufacturer, ATK Armament Systems. For more information on Federal, visit

About ATK Armament Systems:
ATK Armament Systems has its headquarters in Utah, employs 6,000 people and is the world’s largest ammunition manufacturing entity—generating approximately $1.5 billion annually in sales. The organization manufactures small and medium caliber ammunition, medium caliber gun systems, rocket motors, ammunition propellants, commercial and military smokeless powder, law enforcement and sporting ammunition, tactical systems, optics and shooting accessories. It also operates two U.S. Army ammunition manufacturing plants.

About ATK:
ATK is a premier aerospace and defense company with more than 18,000 employees in 22 states, Puerto Rico and internationally, and revenues in excess of $4.8 billion. News and information can be found on the Internet at