What is Beretta known for?
The wide variety of weapons produced by Beretta, including side-by-side shotguns, over-and-under shotguns, semi-automatic shotguns, hunting rifles, express rifles, assault rifles, submachine guns, lever- and bolt-action rifles, single- and double-action revolvers, and semi-automatic pistols, has earned the company a reputation for excellence.
What is the original Beretta?
Beretta’s first auto pistol, the 1915, was built in response to Italy’s need for sidearms during World War One. It was available in 7.65mmi and introduced Beretta’s signature open-top slide.
Who uses a Beretta?
Since 1985, the Colt M1911A1 in the Army and Navy, and the Smith & Wesson. The M9 has replaced 38 Special in the Air Force as the standard sidearm of the United States Navy, Army, and Air Force. Limited problems are also occurring with the M9A1 in the US Marine Corps.