This semiauto pistol, inspired by the SIG-Sauer P220 pistol series, is the last version of a series initiated by Astra (Unceta) starting with the model A-80 (produced 1982-1989) and followed by the models A-90 (1986-1990) and A-100 (1990-2006). They have been made in several calibers: 9mm Parabellum, .38 Super Auto, .45 ACP. .40 S&W, and even 7.65mm Parabellum (only available to the A-80).
Caliber: 9x19mm Parabellum, .40 S&W, .45 ACP
Capacity: 17 round magazine(9x19mm Parabellum), 13 round magazine(.40 S&W), 9 round magazine(.45 ACP)
Fire Modes: Semiautomatic (DA/SA)
The Astra A-100 and variants can be seen in the following films, television series, video games, and anime used by the following actors:
|Hidden Assassin||Dolph Lundgren||Michael Dane||continuity error||1995|
|Hidden Assassin||John Ashton||Alex Reed||1995|
|The Peacemaker||Federal agents||1997|
|Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai||Forest Whitaker||Ghost Dog||With a laser sight and suppressor||1999|
|The Departed||Matt Damon||Colin Sullivan||Change for SIG-Sauer P226||2006|
|Early One Morning (De bon matin)||Jean-Pierre Darroussin||Paul Wertret||2011|
|Imma Youjo||Chaos||"Inma Yōjo" (Ep01)||1994|
- Astra - A list of all firearms manufactured by Astra-Unceta.