|Fourth||Orion Firearms Industries|
|Sixth||The Force; Iron Hand; Russian Airborne Troops|
The S-22 Orion is a pistol featured in World War 3: Sinister Operations. It is seen in the hands of a variety of people in a variety of factions.
The S-22 Orion was made by Orion Firearms Industries in order to replace the USP .45 pistol, as it was being phased out by other, more powerful weaponry. The S-22 Orion handgun was made in 2019 once demands rose for a better, more powerful pistol with more stopping power.
In the end, the S-22 Orion was manufactured and has since been the most popular handgun in the World War 3 universe, being used by a variety of foreign militaries, as well as the US Army itself.
- This gun is the first fictional pistol in the novel.
- The gun seems to be Dima Raskov's favorite weapon because he prefers 9mm ammunition, the type of rounds the weapon fires.