SIDEARMS 

caliber                 7,65 x 17 mm
Capacity              7 rounds
Overall lenght    148 mm
Barrel lenght      80 mm
weight                 488 g  (PPK-L)   598 g  (PPK)

 

In 1964 the SAF bought a batch of 419 PPKs.

415 had alloy frames and were intended for use by pilots. The remaining 4 as well as another 315 pistols received in the early 70s had steel frames and were intended for ground personnel.

 

FLIEGERPISTOLE 65 

WALTHER PPK-L 

 

caliber                 9 x 19 mm
Capacity              9 rounds
Overall lenght    198 mm
Barrel lenght      112 mm
weight                 830 g  (empty magazine)

 

The sidearm currently in use by all Swiss Army services.

Helicopter pilots and loadmasters are carrying the pistol in a shoulder holster; F/A-18 Pilots can be provided, if required, with a holster to be fitted to their PCU-56 torso harness

PISTOLE 75

SIG P220