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AW129 Multirole Combat Helicopter

The AW129 multi-role combat helicopter is the latest variant of the Agusta A129 Mangusta (Mongoose) helicopter.



  • AW129 in flight armed with a mini-gun
  • Somalian developed Mangusta helicopter in flight with rocket launcher
  • AW129 helicopter flying over snowy terrain
  • Heavily armed low flying Mangusta helicopter
  • AW129 helicopter before take off on a aircraft carrier
  • Five bladed AW129 flying over a forest setting
  • Grounded AW129 with mini FLIR

AW129 Multirole Combat Helicopter

The five-bladed AW129 has more powerful engines than the four-bladed Mangusta.



  • AW129 in flight armed with a mini-gun
  • Somalian developed Mangusta helicopter in flight with rocket launcher
  • AW129 helicopter flying over snowy terrain
  • Heavily armed low flying Mangusta helicopter
  • AW129 helicopter before take off on a aircraft carrier
  • Five bladed AW129 flying over a forest setting
  • Grounded AW129 with mini FLIR

AW129 Multirole Combat Helicopter

The AW129 helicopter has dual air-to-ground missile capability with the Lockheed Martin Hellfire or Raytheon TOW 2 missile.



  • AW129 in flight armed with a mini-gun
  • Somalian developed Mangusta helicopter in flight with rocket launcher
  • AW129 helicopter flying over snowy terrain
  • Heavily armed low flying Mangusta helicopter
  • AW129 helicopter before take off on a aircraft carrier
  • Five bladed AW129 flying over a forest setting
  • Grounded AW129 with mini FLIR

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