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Turner's Army Surplus

A Little Hidden Gem In Texarkana

There is a little hidden gem in Texarkana I had no idea about and it is literally hidden in ‘plane’ view.

Turner’s Army surplus is on my route to one of the transmitter sites and I have always noticed the big airplane out front. The plane is an F 111 and was used as a trainer.
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Fantastic Local Military Museum You Should Visit

Turner’s Surplus store has been in business in the Texarkana area for more than 50 years. You may have noticed the F-111A Jet that sits outside of their shop on I-30. What you may not know, is that they have a fantastic Military Museum inside.
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N.J. cops’ 2-year military surplus haul: $40M in gear, 13 armored vehicles

Police departments across New Jersey received thousands of military hand-me-downs — including 13 heavily-armored vehicles — over the past two years valued at nearly $40 million.

Despite concerns about militarizing local departments, in the second half of last year alone, 13 mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles, or MRAPs, were shipped to a dozen municipal police departments and a sheriff’s office, data obtained by NJ Advance Media shows.

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Police expect more surplus military gear under President Trump

HAGERSTOWN, Md. – If president-elect Donald Trump keeps his promise, surplus military grenade launchers, bayonets, tracked armored vehicles and high-powered firearms and ammunition will once again be available to state and local U.S. police departments.

National police organizations say they’ll hold Trump to that promise.

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