Denel - Vektor Z88 Pistol
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The Z88 is a copy of the Italian Beretta 92F and is the standard service pistol of the South African military. It was also formerly the standard service pistol of the South African Police Service.
A copy of the Italian Beretta 92F, the US Army designation of the weapon is the M9. Denel geared up for production from 1986 and made its first deliveries to the SA Police in 1988. Delivered to the military from 1989. In 2007 the SA Police Service had a requirement for its replacement.It is understood the Z88 has served the police well but that law enforcers are now having trouble maintaining the weapon as spares are no longer available.