Beretta M9A1

The M9A1 is the latest version of the Beretta M9 and is issued to the USMC.

M9A1

Beretta M9A1 with the Safety Off.

The M9A1 is an improved version of the Beretta M9, developed for the USMC. There are several improvements over the standard M9 including: 

  • Mil 1913 accessory rail for attaching tactical lights and lasers.
  • Extra checkering on the front and back straps.
  • Re-profiled triggerguard.
  • Beveled magazine well.
  • Specially coated 15rd sand resistant magazines.  

Several thousand of these have been ordered by the USMC and it is also available for civilian sale, with the only difference being some of the slide markings.

Caliber - 9x19mm.

Barrel - 4.90”

Slide - Steel.

Receiver - Alloy.

Action - Double/Single Action, Locking Block.

Grips - Plastic.

Sights - 3 Dot.

Magazines - 15 rd sand resistant detachable box.  Any of the magazines that fit the Beretta 92 will also work.


M9A1 w Light

Beretta M9A1 with Insight M6 tactical light with laser attached.


Beretta 92FS, top, and Beretta M9A1, below.

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