The M9 Beretta pistol is the standard military pistol. It replaced the M1911 pistol. It fires a 9MM round. It is a semiautomatic, double-action pistol, the M9 is more lethal, lighter, and safer than its former pistols. The M9 is carried by mostly infantry units but can also be found with just about every millitay unit in the United states millitary, and also in most police forces arouind the world. The Beretta is a semiautomatic firearm. Made by Beretta USA, In length the M9 is 8.54 inches. The pistol weighs 2.5 pounds when fully loaded making it easier to carry in the armed forces. A single shot could reach 50 meters depending on climate conditions. The M9 can hold 15 round clips making it easier for re-loading. Abullet shot from the M9 is shot at about 1200 fps
The millitary purchases this weapon to replace the M1911 pistol, costing $263.